There are 9 ways to get from Lyon to Dunkirk by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Dunkerque

$140 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon to Paris, Paris N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Dunkerque 753

$45 - $77

7 alternative options

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Dunkerque Tgv

$148 - $168

Bus Isilines  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris - Gallieni to Dunkerque

$46 - $68

Drive  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Dunkirk 475.8 miles

$100 - $150

Fly to Lille Lesquin, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Lille Lesquin (LIL) LYS - LIL
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$94 - $333

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris Orly (ORY) LYS - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Dunkerque

$129 - $342

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Paris CDG (CDG) LYS - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$114 - $333

Fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Brussels (BRU) LYS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque

$108 - $319

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Dunkirk is to bus which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 12 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Dunkirk is to train which costs 120€ - 140€ and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Dunkirk is 615 km. The road distance is 761.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Lyon to Dunkirk, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Lyon, Lyon and arriving at Dunkerque via Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lyon to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Dunkerque via Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Lyon Airport is to Rhonexpress which takes 29 min and costs 9€ - 15€.

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Lyon to Dunkirk train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Bruxelles Midi station.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Dunkirk.
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  • Distance: 384.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Dunkirk, France?

You can take a train from Lyon to Dunkirk via Lille Europe and Lille Flandres in around 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lyon to Dunkirk via Paris, Paris in around 11 h 15 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Lyon to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Paris Nord to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $47
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
isilines.com

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