There are 7 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

$151 - $173

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Paris City Center - Bercy Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Paris centre - Bercy > Paris Roissy - aéroport CDG > Lille / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Dunkerque Paris centre - Bercy > Lille > Dunkerque / ...

$29 - $76

5 alternative options

Train via Lyon-Perrache  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon-Perrache to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque Tgv

$143 - $163

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

$96 - $336

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  5 h 35 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

$116 - $341

Fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h

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

$111 - $332

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 City Center - Bercy in around 10 h 3 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 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
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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 Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
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
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $260
Train from Lyon-Perrache to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $260
Train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $17
1st Class
$19 - $30
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $50
SNCF
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
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $24
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $60
Premier
$71 - $73
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Lyon to Dunkirk?

The distance between Lyon and Dunkirk is 615 km. The road distance is 761 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Dunkirk?

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Dunkirk is to bus which costs 23€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 3 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Lyon to Dunkirk?

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

Is there a direct train between Lyon and Dunkirk?

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.

Is there a direct bus between Lyon and Dunkirk?

No, there is no direct bus from Lyon to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station and arriving at Dunkerque via Paris City Center - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from Lyon to Dunkirk?

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