The BEST Episodes of The Tunnel

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 2, 2019

When a prominent French politician is found dead on the border between the UK and France, detectives Karl Roebuck and Elise Wassermann are sent to investigate on behalf of their respective countries. The case takes a surreal turn when a shocking discovery is made at the crime scene, forcing the French and British police into an uneasy partnership. (Adaptation of Swedish-Danish series Bron|Broen)

Vengeance: Episode 6

#1 - Vengeance: Episode 6

Season 3 - Episode 6

In the final episode, Karl and Elise face a tense and gripping showdown with the Pied Piper, while the truth about the Moreau abduction is revealed at last.

star 8.02
202 votes
Directors: Gilles Bannier
Writers: Emilia di Girolamo
Episode 8

#2 - Episode 8

Season 2 - Episode 8

star 7.88
370 votes
Directors: Carl Tibbetts
Writers: Ben Richards
Episode 4

#3 - Episode 4

Season 2 - Episode 4

star 7.88
377 votes
Directors: Gilles Bannier
Writers: Yann Le Nivet, Ben Richards
Episode 10

#4 - Episode 10

Season 1 - Episode 10

The tense crime drama comes to an unmissable climax as Karl falls apart when the Truth Terrorist's change of direction becomes too much to bear.

star 7.87
323 votes
Directors: Thomas Vincent
Writers: Ben Richards
Episode 9

#5 - Episode 9

Season 1 - Episode 9

As the police get within a hair's breadth of catching the killer, things take a nasty turn for Karl.

star 7.84
355 votes
Directors: Thomas Vincent
Writers: Chris Lang
Episode 7

#6 - Episode 7

Season 1 - Episode 7

The killer finally might have been caught as the fifth and final truth incites mob violence in England and France.

star 7.79
372 votes
Directors: Philip Martin
Writers: Emma Frost
Episode 7

#7 - Episode 7

Season 2 - Episode 7

star 7.78
354 votes
Directors: Carl Tibbetts
Writers: Ben Richards
Episode 8

#8 - Episode 8

Season 1 - Episode 8

When Karl searches Danny's flat things start falling into place. Whilst the French police capture the prime suspect before losing him. Elise goes missing.

star 7.75
365 votes
Directors: Thomas Vincent
Writers: Ben Richards
Episode 3

#9 - Episode 3

Season 2 - Episode 3

star 7.72
365 votes
Directors: Gilles Bannier
Writers: Ben Richards
Episode 6

#10 - Episode 6

Season 2 - Episode 6

star 7.69
366 votes
Directors: Tim Mielants
Writers: Franck Philippon, Ben Richards
Episode 5

#11 - Episode 5

Season 1 - Episode 5

The Truth Terrorist's third truth begins as Benji carries out his Samurai mission. The police hope to use teenage runaway Sophie to help trap the killer.

star 7.64
358 votes
Writers: Yann Le Nivet
Episode 2

#12 - Episode 2

Season 2 - Episode 2

star 7.64
395 votes
Directors: Mike Barker
Writers: Ben Richards
Episode 1

#13 - Episode 1

Season 2 - Episode 1

While Elise Wassermann and Karl Roebuck are back to investigate the case of a French couple who are abducted from the Eurotunnel, the case gets complicated by a plane crash into the Channel.

star 7.63
417 votes
Directors: Mike Barker
Writers: Ben Richards
Vengeance: Episode 5

#14 - Vengeance: Episode 5

Season 3 - Episode 5

Karl makes a foreboding discovery at Elise's apartment, and the pattern of missing people continues.

star 7.63
200 votes
Directors: Gilles Bannier
Writers: Emilia di Girolamo
Episode 6

#15 - Episode 6

Season 1 - Episode 6

Karl and Elise's suspicions are rested on Stephen Beaumont as the killers fourth truth begins, but are they chasing the right man?

star 7.60
377 votes
Writers: George Kay
Vengeance: Episode 3

#16 - Vengeance: Episode 3

Season 3 - Episode 3

The investigation steps up when Winnie is sent a live rat in a box, with a set of co-ordinates leading to the Pied Piper's latest victim.

star 7.60
207 votes
Writers: Jamie Crichton
Episode 5

#17 - Episode 5

Season 2 - Episode 5

star 7.57
382 votes
Directors: Tim Mielants
Writers: Louise Ironside
Episode 4

#18 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4

Runaway teen Sophie puts her trust in Benji. Whilst the race is on to find a elderly pensioner before he freezes to death at the hands of the killer.

star 7.56
397 votes
Directors: Udayan Prasad
Writers: Chris Lang
Vengeance: Episode 4

#19 - Vengeance: Episode 4

Season 3 - Episode 4

As a young mother-to-be helps with their enquiries, a new development threatens to tear Karl and Elise's partnership apart.

star 7.56
189 votes
Directors: Gilles Bannier
Writers: John Jackson
Episode 2

#20 - Episode 2

Season 1 - Episode 2

As the killers second 'truth' comes to light, Karl and Elise cross paths with Stephen Beaumont again.

star 7.55
487 votes
Directors: Dominik Moll
Writers: Ben Richards
Episode 3

#21 - Episode 3

Season 1 - Episode 3

The team are faced with a race against time as the killer strikes again and this time it's a elderly victim.

star 7.53
435 votes
Directors: Udayan Prasad
Writers: Olivier Kohn, Ben Richards
Vengeance: Episode 1

#22 - Vengeance: Episode 1

Season 3 - Episode 1

A burning fishing boat found on the Channel turns into a new case for Karl and Elise in the third and final chapter of the series.

star 7.53
232 votes
Writers: Emilia di Girolamo
Episode 1

#23 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1

When a prominent French politician is found dead on the border between the UK and France, detectives Karl Roebuck and Elise Wassermann are sent to investigate on behalf of their respective countries. However, the case takes a surreal turn when a shocking discovery is made at the crime scene, forcing the French and British police into an uneasy partnership.

star 7.46
645 votes
Directors: Dominik Moll
Writers: Ben Richards
Vengeance: Episode 2

#24 - Vengeance: Episode 2

Season 3 - Episode 2

A shocking discovery is made at an immigration removal centre alongside a sinister animation containing a hidden message.

star 7.40
228 votes
Writers: Louise Ironside