Brussels to Dunkirk by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 26m
  • Distance
    140 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 29m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Brussels to Dunkirk by train

Fast trains from Brussels to Dunkirk take around 1 hour and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 140 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brussels and Dunkirk.

1. Are there direct trains from Brussels to Dunkirk?

Journeys between Brussels and Dunkirk usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 20 departures on the route from Brussels to Dunkirk every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 18 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Brussels to Dunkirk?

The Brussels to Dunkirk train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Brussels to Dunkirk train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Dunkirk is usually scheduled to depart Brussels around 05:12 and the last train is around 22:45. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brussels around 06:27, and the last at 19:17.

When to book Brussels to Dunkirk train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Brussels to Dunkirk by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brussels and Dunkirk?

More than one train company operates on the route from Brussels to Dunkirk, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Alleo
  • Eurostar
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Thalys
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.