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from Brussels to Dunkirk

You can get from Brussels to Dunkirk by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to Dunkirk on Oct 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:17PMBrussels-Midi2h17 08:34PMGare de Coudekerque-Branche
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07:10PMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France3h15 10:25PMDunkirk
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04:55PMBrussels-Midi1h25 06:20PMDunkirk
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06:17PMBrussels-Midi2h21 08:38PMDunkirk
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07:17AMBrussels-Midi2h04 09:21AMDunkirk
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Oct 19
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Travel Information to Dunkirk from Brussels

distanceDistance86 miles (139 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $50
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€8) • 3 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $50 (€41) • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV

Travel 86 miles (139 km) by bus or train to Dunkirk from Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Brussels to Dunkirk.

Travel Tips

Travel from Brussels to Dunkirk
Travel to Dunkirk easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Brussels to Dunkirk.
What are the international travel restrictions for France due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Brussels and Dunkirk?

Travel from Brussels, Belgium to Dunkirk, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Dunkirk from Brussels restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Dunkirk, France from Brussels?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Dunkirk, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 10/18/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Brussels to Dunkirk closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Brussels, Belgium from Dunkirk, France due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Brussels, Belgium from France is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Belgium from France?

Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Belgium from France?

Requirements for reentering Belgium:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Belgium?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Belgium to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Brussels, Belgium was last verified on 10/17/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Brussels from Dunkirk.

How do I reach Dunkirk from Brussels?

There are 2 ways to get from Brussels to Dunkirk: bus or train.

How do I get from Brussels to Dunkirk the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Dunkirk is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $10 (€8) compared to other travel options to Dunkirk:

Taking a bus is about $40 (€33) less than taking a train, which costs on average $50 (€41) for this journey.

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

The fastest way from Brussels to Dunkirk is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

There are alternative travel options to Dunkirk that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Dunkirk by bus can take on average 3 h 10 min.

What is the distance between Brussels and Dunkirk?

The distance from Brussels to Dunkirk is approximately 86 miles (139 km).

How many services a day are there from Brussels to Dunkirk?

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Dunkirk is:

  • 16 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Dunkirk from Brussels as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Brussels and in Dunkirk?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Brussels to Dunkirk:

  • Trains most often depart from Brussels at Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Dunkirk at Dunkerque.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Brussels to Dunkirk?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Brussels to Dunkirk, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can get you to Dunkirk by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with BlaBlaCar Bus from Brussels to Dunkirk for $10 (€8) on Omio.
  • Travel with SNCF | TGV to go to Dunkirk by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SNCF | TGV Brussels to Dunkirk tickets on Omio for $50 (€41).
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Brussels to Dunkirk?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Brussels to Dunkirk often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Lille or London. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Brussels and Dunkirk itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Dunkirk and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book Brussels to Dunkirk tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Brussels to Dunkirk, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $10 (€8) one way on average for this trip.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $50 (€41) one way.

But we recommend booking Brussels to Dunkirk tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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