How to get from Dunkirk to Calais by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Dunkirk to Calais is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, flight, and ferry .
|Distance||23 miles (37 km)|
|Available travel modes||Train|
|Fastest mode||Train • $11 (€10) • 45 min|
|Popular travel companies||SNCF | TER|
Travel 23 miles (37 km) by train to Calais from Dunkirk. SNCF | TER is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Dunkirk to Calais.
You can travel by bus for as low as $6 (€5). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
You can travel between Dunkirk and Calais by train.
The fastest way to travel from Dunkirk to Calais is by train with an average journey time of 45 min.
You should expect to travel around 23 miles (37 km) between Dunkirk and Calais.
The average frequency per day from Dunkirk to Calais is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Calais from Dunkirk as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Dunkirk to Calais:
The following travel company offer services from Dunkirk to Calais:
Yes, there is a direct service from Dunkirk to Calais:
Direct services to Calais tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
Here are some other resources that might have the information you need