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Getting around

Take the bus

100% free

Since 2018, you can hop on any city bus for free. The public transport network stretches from Gravelines, halfway between Calais and Dunkirk, and the Belgian border. You can even take a free bus to De Panne station in Belgium!

The five main bus lines (C1 to C5) offer a frequent service with a bus passing every 10 minutes.

Find the network bus map here

Getting around by bicycle

The Dunkirk coastline boasts 237 kilometres of cycling paths and cycling lanes. Enjoy the area safely, in a leisurely and eco friendly way. If you make a stop for a drink or lunch, you can attach your bicycle to one of the 2,600 bike racks.

Find out more about our cycling routes on our website in French

You didn’t take your bike to Dunkirk ? Rent one here:

Atelier 53×13
83 Rue des Hirondelles
59430 Saint-Pol-sur-Mer
+33 (0) 6 87 30 15 46

La station du vélo
18 Impasse Denecker
59240 Dunkerque
+33 (0)6 32 42 07 63
contact@station-velo-59.fr

Parking

Arriving by car and wondering where to park? There are lots of parking options in Dunkirk. This map gives you information on the variety of parking options in Dunkirk city centre: with park-and-ride, paid parking lots, or parking in town, there’s bound to be a place that suits you!
You can chose your language on the parking meters, and the machine will ask you to enter your license plate before delivering you a ticket.
Parking in Malo-les-Bains, the seaside resort where you’ll find the famous Dunkirk beaches, is free. It’s free in Bray-Dunes too.

Map of the parking fees in Dunkirk

In Gravelines, you can park your car for free for 1 or 2 hours, but in the town centre you’ll need a European blue disc.

Car rental, taxis and private driver

Vehicle rental
If you’d like to rent a vehicle, SIXT LOCATION, close to Dunkirk city centre, has everything you need. This agency boasts solid expertise, with offices all over the world. It has a large fleet of vehicles of all sizes and categories
Find more details here

Taxis

COTAXI
cotaxi@wanadoo.fr
+33 (0)6 61 47 16 05

Bruno TAXI
+33 (0)6 85 43 43 32

Minivan with driver
CHRIS VTC
For leisure or professional travel, whatever the distance
chris-limousine@hotmail.com
Phone : +33 (0)6 63 56 06 64