Duration 2h 22m
Distance 114 miles
Average price 75€
Possible routes 5 found

London to Dunkirk

Rome2rio has found 5 ways to get from London to Dunkirk by train, bus, car and ferry. We recommend taking the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Calais Frethun and then taking the train from Les Fontinettes to Dunkerque, which takes around 3h 8m. Alternatively, taking the bus from London to Dunkerque is the cheapest option and takes around 4h 50m.
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Train

  1. London St Pancras Eurostar
  2. Les Fontinettes
  3. Dunkirk
3h 8m
44€ - 96€
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Bus

  1. London
  2. Dunkirk
4h 50m
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Cheapest
18€ - 26€

Train, bus

  1. London Victoria
  2. Dover
  3. Dunkirk
5h 28m
41€ - 57€

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. London
  2. Folkestone
  3. Calais-Fréthun
  4. Dunkirk
Fastest
2h 22m
165€ - 175€

Drive, car ferry

  1. London
  2. Dover
  3. Dunkirk
3h 40m
41€ - 59€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from London to Dunkirk? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as "What is the cheapest mode of transport?", "What is the quickest option?", "How much do tickets usually cost?" and many more.

The cheapest way to get from London to Dunkirk is to bus which costs £16 - £23 and takes 4h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Dunkirk is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £145 - £160 and takes 2h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London and arriving at Dunkerque. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Dunkerque via Gare de Calais Fréthun and Les Fontinettes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 8m.

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The distance between London and Dunkirk is 114 miles.

The best way to get from London to Dunkirk without a car is to train which takes 3h 8m and costs £35 - £90.

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It takes approximately 3h 8m to get from London to Dunkirk, including transfers.

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London to Dunkirk bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from London station.

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London to Dunkirk train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from London to Dunkirk is to train which takes 3h 8m and costs £35 - £90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £23 and takes 4h 50m.

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London to Dunkirk bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Dunkerque station.

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Dunkirk is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 7:19 AM in London and 8:19 AM in Dunkirk.

London to Dunkirk train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Dunkerque station.

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There are 553+ hotels available in Dunkirk. Prices start at 65€ per night.

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How to travel from London to Dunkirk

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from London to Dunkirk right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between London and Dunkirk?

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Dunkirk via Calais Frethun, Gare de Calais Fréthun, Gare de Les Fontinettes, and Les Fontinettes in around 3h 8m. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from London Victoria to Dunkirk once daily. Tickets cost 18€ - 26€ and the journey takes 4h 50m.
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 26€

Dunkirk, France

Dunkirk is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. It lies 10 km from the Belgian border. The population of the city (commune) at the 2012 census was 90,995 inhabitants. - Wikipedia

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