There are 5 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque Tgv

$54 - $75

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Bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Gallieni to Dunkerque

$26 - $55

3 alternative options

Train via Lille Flandres  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Dunkerque

$55 - $75

Train, bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Dunkerque Ouibus

$39 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk 168.8 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk is to train which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 2 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk. However, there are services departing from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV and arriving at Dunkerque via Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Dunkirk is 226 km. The road distance is 270 km.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk without a car is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs 45€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk, including transfers.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk train services, operated by TGV, depart from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV station.

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The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk is to train which takes 2 h 28 min and costs 45€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 22€ - 50€ and takes 6 h 59 min.

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Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Dunkerque station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk is 270 km. It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk.

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  • Distance: 141.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and Dunkirk, France?

You can take a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk via Lille Europe in around 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, Isilines operates a bus from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Dunkirk once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $27 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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 Lille Europe to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Lille Flandres to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Dunkerque
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
isilines.com

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