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London to Dunkerque

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How to get from London to Dunkerque?

We are suggesting 14 routes by train, bus, ferry, carpooling to plan your trip London Dunkerque. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport London Dunkerque

For your trip from London (England, United Kingdom) to Dunkerque (Nord-Pas de Calais, France) with a distance of 113 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining carpooling, ferry, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
No coach company allows you to get you directly to Dunkerque from London without changing buses, you will have to take the coach lines London-Calais and Calais-Dunkerque.
You will board a coach of Eurolines in London. The bus will drop you off at Calais Cité de l'Europe bus station (2.4 mi from Calais, France). Please make sure to show up on time at London Victoria Coach Station bus station (1.1 mi from London) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Calais. Once arrived in Calais, take another coach of FlixBus that will take you to Dunkerque bus station (Nord-Pas de Calais France).
It is not possible to travel directly by train from London to Dunkerque without changing trains but some trains run on lines London-Calais and Calais-Dunkerque allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains Eurostar of Eurostar to Calais leave from London St Pancras railway station in London. Arrival in Calais will take place at Calais Fréthun station (4.3 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Calais where the train TER operated by SNCF leave for Dunkerque.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Calais-Dunkerque will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by train in order to cover the entire trip.
There is no direct crossing between London and Dunkerque, you will have to use another mean of transport (bus) to combine with ferry in order to complete the sea crossing Dover-Dunkerque.
You will embark at the port of Dover Ferry Terminal at 1.1 mi from Dover aboard a ship of DFDS Seaways or Norfolk Line. The ferry will dock in the port of Dunkerque Terminal Ferry at 8.7 mi from Dunkerque. We advise you to show up at the port of Dover for boarding around one or two hours before the time of departure indicated on your reservation.

Which carriers to travel between London and Dunkerque?

Bus companies
The bus company Eurolines operates the intercity service from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Calais Cité de l'Europe (Nord-Pas de Calais France)
FlixBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Calais (serving Calais bus station at 0.6 mi from centre) and the city of Dunkerque where the coach will drop you off at Dunkerque station situated at about 0.4 mi from Dunkerque city centre.
The coach company National Express carries out the route from the bus station of London Victoria Coach Station in London and to the one of Dover (England United Kingdom)
Railway companies
SNCF provides a rail connection Calais-Dunkerque with the train TER from Calais-Ville railway station (0.3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Dunkerque at arrival (0.4 mi from centre)
Eurostar transports passengers on a rail line from London to Calais with the train Eurostar which leaves London St Pancras station to arrive at Calais Fréthun railway station (Nord-Pas de Calais France)
Southeastern operates the train journey London-Dover with the train Ashford Line from London Charing Cross railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Dover Priory at arrival (0.3 mi from centre)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Calais-Dunkerque (23.6 mi)
Ferry companies
The ships of DFDS Seaways ensure the maritime connection between the port of Dover Ferry Terminal and the one of Dunkerque (Dunkerque Terminal Ferry at 8.7 mi from the city)
The ferries of Norfolk Line make the crossing between Dover and Dunkerque where they serve the ports of Dover Ferry Terminal and Dunkerque Terminal Ferry respectively 1.1 mi and 8.7 mi distant from their city centre.

Stop cities from London or cities to visit near Dunkerque

When travelling from Dunkerque to London by carpooling, ferry, bus, train, you might have to change at Calais located at 94 mi from London and 24 mi away from Dunkerque (France) Dover situated at 68 mi from London and at approximately 47 mi from Dunkerque (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Dunkerque or back to London, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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