Dunkerque
in North of Hauts-de-France, France

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.033 and 2.377 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 1' 58" and E 2° 22' 37"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
French, Breton, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Occitan
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:47 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Europe/Paris
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:36 am and 10:09 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for France in Western Europe

Safety Score: 3,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to France.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning France. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49

Delve into Dunkerque

Dunkerque in North (Hauts-de-France) with it's 71,287 habitants is located in France about 151 mi (or 242 km) north of Paris, the country's capital town.

Current time in Dunkerque is now 06:47 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 13 airports close to Dunkerque, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Dunkerque les Moeres Airport in a distance of 8 mi (or 12 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Historic Centre of Brugge in Belgium at a distance of 39 mi (or 62 km). The closest in France is Fortifications of Vauban in a distance of 54 mi (or 62 km), East. Also, if you like playing golf, there is an option about 19 mi (or 30 km). away. We encountered 2 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Veurne, Saint-Omer, Diksmuide, Calais and Ieper. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 15°C / 59 °F

Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 71%
Air Pressure 1019 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 15 km/h (9 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Wednesday, 23rd of June 2021

16°C (61 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 24th of June 2021

17°C (63 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Friday, 25th of June 2021

19°C (67 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Welcome Hôtel Dunkerque Centre

Address
0,2 mi
Rue du President Poincare 37
59140 Dunkerque
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


B&B Dunkerque

Address
0,4 mi
Rue Belle Vue 15
59140 Dunkerque
France

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


ibis Dunkerque Centre

Address
0,5 mi
13 rue de Leughenaer
59140 DUNKERQUE
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


All Suites Appart Hotel Dunkerque

Address
0,5 mi
Avenue de l Universite 1
59140 Dunkerque
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: 7:30 - 1:30


Campanile - Dunkerke - Armbouts-Cappel

Address
3,0 mi
Bordure du Lac
59380 ARMBOUTS-CAPPEL
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 23:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 23:00


Au Tonnelier

Address
4,9 mi
Rue du Mont de Piete 4
59380 Bergues
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 20:45
Weekend: closed


Les Gens De Mer

Address
0,5 mi
Quai du Risban
59140 Dunkerque
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hirondelle Logis

Address
1,2 mi
48 Avenue du General Faidherbe
59240 Malo les Bains,Dunkerque
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: 7:30 - 21:00 (lunchbreak: 23:00 - 7:30)


Fasthôtel Dunkerque

Address
3,4 mi
Rue de la Porte de Lille 3
59760 Grande Synthe
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:45 - 22:00
Weekend: 7:30 - 21:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 17:00)


Première Classe DUNKERQUE - Saint-Pol-Sur-Mer

Address
1,8 mi
14-16, rue Antoine Lavoisier
59430 ST. POL-SUR-MER
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 21:00 (lunchbreak: 11:00 - 17:00)
Weekend: 8:00 - 21:00 (lunchbreak: 11:00 - 17:00)


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

The entrance to the ferry at Dunkirk | Wjazd na prom w Dunkierce

Published: September 01, 2012
Length: 22:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dawid Kłoda

The entrance to the ferry at Dunkirk. Car: Daewoo Tico -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Wjazd na prom w Dunkierce. Car: Daewoo Tico.


line dance baby grace

Published: March 31, 2015
Length: 57:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Isabelle Outters

Chorégraphe(s): Rep Ghazali-Meany 32 temps country 4 murs.


Cecilia Carreri lavora al cantiere della sua barca Open 60 Mare Verticale.

Published: July 31, 2012
Length: 15:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Edizioni Mare Verticale

Cecilia Carreri work to the shipyard of your boat Open 60 Mare Verticale. A Dunkerque fervono i preparativi per il varo di Mare Verticale; tutta la città ci sostiene, i francesi si offrono...


Bande de Saint-Pol-Sur-Mer 2014 Part 3

Published: February 24, 2014
Length: 44:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Palou DK


Bande de Rosendaël 2013 ( Carnaval de Dunkerque ) Part 6

Published: February 13, 2013
Length: 29:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Palou DK

Bande de Rosendaël 2013.


Bande de Saint-Pol-Sur-Mer 2014 Part 2

Published: February 24, 2014
Length: 45:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Palou DK


C'est ça carnaval 2015 en Citadelle à Dunkerque .

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 29:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kamel Kerboua

Vive les trois joyeuses !


Bande de Rosendaël 2014 Part 17 (Carnaval de Dunkerque)

Published: March 05, 2014
Length: 38:05 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Palou DK


UNITEDS - Événement Patinage Freestyle UNITEDS.Dunkerque ( Freestyle ice skating )

Published: December 06, 2012
Length: 48:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: UNITEDS - Patinage Freestyle.

Événement Patinage Freestyle UNITEDS (17 Novembre 2012) Merci à tout les Freestylers. Event Ice Freestyle by French Team UNITEDS (November 17, 2012) Thanks all Freestylers ❤ ❄Patinoire...


Agent Renault Dunkerque

Published: June 12, 2014
Length: 10:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tv des PME

http://www.garage-auto-center.fr/ -- Votre agent Renault Dunkerque : Auto Center. Rue du 8 Mai 1945 -- 59760 GRANDE SYNTHE Tél : 03.28.27.40.43 -- 03.28.27.42.98.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Battle of Dunkirk

The Battle of Dunkirk was an important battle in the Second World War between the Allies and Germany. As part of the Battle of France on the Western Front, the Battle of Dunkirk was the defence and evacuation of British and allied forces in Europe from 26 May to 4 June 1940. After the Phoney War, the Battle of France began in earnest on 10 May 1940. To the east, the German Army Group B invaded and subdued the Netherlands and advanced westward through Belgium.

Located at 51.0343, 2.37682 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battle of France, History of Nord (French department), Dunkirk

Dunkirk evacuation

The Dunkirk evacuation, commonly known as the Miracle of Dunkirk, code-named Operation Dynamo by the British, was the evacuation of Allied soldiers from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk, France, between 27 May and the early hours of 4 June 1940, because the British, French, and Belgian troops were cut off by the German army during the Battle of Dunkirk in the Second World War. The evacuation was ordered on 26 May.

Located at 51.0333, 2.36667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battle of France, Dunkirk, Evacuations, Naval battles and operations of World War II (European theatre), 1940 in France, 1940 in the United Kingdom

Stade des Flandres

Stade des Flandres or (Salle Dewerdt) is an indoor sporting arena located in Dunkerque, France. The capacity of the arena is 2,500 people. It is currently home to the Dunkerque Handball Grand Littoral team.

Located at 51.0356, 2.39167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Handball venues in France, Indoor arenas in France, Sports venues in Nord (French department)

Canal de Bergues

The Canal de Bergues is an 8 km long canal connecting Bergues and the ports at Dunkerque, in the Nord department, in northern France. It was built in 16th century. The canal was in use in the 9th century and rebuilt in the 18th is now a deadend at Bergues.

Located at 51.05, 2.36667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canals in France

Canal de Bourbourg

The Canal de Bourbourg is a 19.5 km long canal which connects the Aa River and Dunkerque's inner harbours in the Nord department, in northern France. It forms one segment of the Canal Dunkerque-Escaut. In the village of Brouckerque, coming from Dunkerque, the canal can either turn right on its path to the Aa at Bourbourg, or continue straight to join the Canal de la Colme near the village of Lynck and continue on to the Aa River at Watten.

Located at 51.0333, 2.36667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canals in France, Buildings and structures in Nord (French department)

Dunkirk lighthouse

Dunkirk lighthouse (phare de Dunkerque or phare de Risban) is an automated first order (i.e. 60 km beam or further) port lighthouse, the highest of this type in France. It is sited near Dunkirk. Construction on the lighthouse was completed in 1842.

Located at 51.0489, 2.36417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lighthouses in France, Buildings and structures in Nord (French department), Lighthouses completed in 1842, Dunkirk, Transport in Nord-Pas-de-Calais, Visitor attractions in Nord (French department)

Canal de Furnes

The Canal de Furnes connects Dunkerque to Furnes, Belgium. The Belgian border is at PK13 and the canal continues into Belgium as Canal Nieuport-Dunkerque.

Located at 51.05, 2.36667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Canals in France

Duchesse Anne

The Duchesse Anne (formerly called Großherzogin Elisabeth) is the last remaining full-rigged French ship. It was built in 1901 with a steel hull by the yard of Johann C. Tecklenborg of Bremerhaven-Geestemünde according to plans drawn by Georg W. Claussen. The mainmast is 48 m tall and 25 sails were rigged. As the Duchesse Anne, the ship has been a classified Monument since 5 November 1982.

Located at 51.0375, 2.37222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Individual sailing vessels, Tall ships of France, Full-rigged ships, 1901 ships, Ships built in Bremen (state)

Gare de Dunkerque

Gare de Dunkerque is a railway station serving the town Dunkirk, Nord department, northern France.

Located at 51.0306, 2.36861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Nord-Pas-de-Calais, TER Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Popular in vicinity

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30 Oct
2021

CAROLINE ESTREMO - INFIRMIERE SA MERE
Starting at: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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13 Nov
2021

ADOS VS PARENTS, MODE D'EMPLOI
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23 Nov
2021

JEFF PANACLOC ADVENTURE
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26 Nov
2021

LE DINER DE CONS
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27 Nov
2021

OLIVIER DE BENOIST - " LE PETIT DERNIER "
Starting at: 09:30 pm (21:30).
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16 Dec
2021

CASSE-NOISETTE - BALLET & ORCH. BOLCHOI DE MINSK
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04 Feb
2022

Winegrowers Fair
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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