Transportation

Airport in Le Touquet

Le Touquet–Côte d'Opale Airport

Located 2.9km southeast of Le Touquet. From June to September, Lydair (www.lyddair.com) serves Lydd Airport in Kent, England; the flight time is 15 minutes. The airport has a Hertz car rental desk and rents bikes by…
Train Station in Lille

Gare Lille-Europe

Topped by what looks like a 20-storey ski boot, this ultramodern station handles Eurostar trains to London, TGV/Thalys/Eurostar trains to Brussels-Midi, half of the TGVs to Paris Gare du Nord and almost all province…
Ferry in Dunkirk

DFDS Seaways

Car ferries (foot passengers not permitted) travel to Dover from Loon Plage (A16 exit 53), 18km west of the town centre. Journey time is two hours; there are up to 24 sailings per day.
Airport in Lille

Aéroport de Lille

Situated 11km southeast of the centre, Lille's airport is linked to destinations around France and southern Europe by a variety of low-cost carriers.
Train Station in Lille

Gare Lille-Flandres

Renovated older-style train station Gare Lille-Flandres is used by half of the TGVs to Paris Gare du Nord and all intra-regional TER services.
Bicycle Hire in Boulogne-sur-Mer

Cycléco

Hires out regular and electric bicycles, ideal for getting to the beaches at Equihen Plage and Le Portel.
Bicycle Hire in Baie de Somme

Vélo en Baie de Somme

From March to October, hire bikes at Noyelles-sur-Mer train station. Weekly rentals are available.
Bicycle Hire in Lille

V-Lille

Operated by Transpole, Lille's bike-sharing scheme V-Lille has 2200 bikes at stations across town.
Tickets in Lille

Transpole Ticket Office

Metro, bus and tram information and tickets adjacent to the Gare Lille-Flandres metro station.
Ferry in Calais

P&O Ferries

The only ferry company that still takes foot passengers across the Strait of Dover.