Large public works are being realized in and around Dunkerque. Some traffic directions have been modified (be careful following your GPS).
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Dunkerque is easily accessible :
– By car :
A25 Lille (45 min), A1 Paris (2H30), A26 Reims (2H30) and south-east, A16 from Rouen (2H40), A16 (E40) from Belgium (1H50 from Bruxelles)
– By train :
Many TGV connections, fast connections 30’ from Lille, 1H30 from Paris and Roissy – Charles de Gaulle Airport, or 4H30 from Lyon. Once at Dunkerque station, the conference is less than 5 mins walk away.
– By plane :
Business airport Calais – Dunkerque (30 km)
Lille-Lesquin aiport (85 km).
Bruxelles-Zaventem airport (160 km).