Trains from Dunkerque to Calais

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Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 00m
Trains per day8
Fare range€5-€42
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:35
Last train departs at20:08
Fastest journey
Fastest route37m
Origin StationDunkerque
Destination StationCalais

Train times for Tue 24 Apr

2h 14m2 changes
1h 27m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Dunkerque to Calais start at €13.96 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Dunkerque to Calais?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Dunkerque to Calais is €4.8. To buy train tickets from Dunkerque to Calais for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Dunkerque to Calais by train?

The average journey time between Dunkerque and Calais is 1 hour and 0 minutes and the fastest journey time is 37 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 11 trains per day travelling from Dunkerque to Calais. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Dunkerque to Calais?

The first train from Dunkerque to Calais departs at 06:35. The last train from Dunkerque to Calais departs at 20:08. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Dunkerque and Calais?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Dunkerque to Calais without having to change trains. There are 8 direct trains from Dunkerque to Calais. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Dunkerque?

By train, of course. See trains from Calais to Dunkerque.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Dunkerque to Calais for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/04/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 21/01/2018 for travel on 22/01/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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