Cologne to Lille bus

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20

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Cologne to Lille is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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10:50AMKöln, Flughafen5h55 04:45PMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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08:10PMKöln, Flughafen5h45 01:55AMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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201One-way
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09:05AMKöln, Flughafen5h25 02:30PMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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201One-way

Bus schedule from Cologne to Lille

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09:05AMKöln, Flughafen5h25 02:30PMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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10:50AMKöln, Flughafen5h55 04:45PMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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08:10PMKöln, Flughafen5h45 01:55AMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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Bus times from Cologne to Lille

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Fastest Journey

5 h 25 m

Average

5 h 41 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

276 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Cologne for Lille every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
09:05AMKöln, Flughafen5h25 02:30PMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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201One-way
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08:10PMKöln, Flughafen5h45 01:55AMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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201One-way
10:50AMKöln, Flughafen5h55 04:45PMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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201One-way

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Overview: Bus from Cologne to Lille

distanceDistance171 miles (275 km)
durationAverage bus duration5 h 25 min
frequencyBus frequency5 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 5 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersBlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines France, Deutsche Bahn, Alsa, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Cologne to Lille cover the 171 miles (275 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 25 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines France, Deutsche Bahn, Alsa, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 5 buses operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Lille, Boulevard de Turin (Gare Lille Europe).

Bus companies: Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus from Cologne to Lille

Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus will get you from Cologne to Lille at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times, prices and tickets for your trip.

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FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

Bus information from Cologne to Lille with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 40 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 4 a day

BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a bus company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the buses include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.

Cologne to Lille bus information with BlaBlaCar Bus:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 4 min
  • BlaBlaCar Bus frequency: 1 a day

Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Lille from Cologne

    Travel Tips: Take the bus to Lille easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cologne to Lille.
    FAQs

    Travel by bus between Cologne, Germany and Lille, France is: Unrestricted.

    Is international entry into Lille from Cologne restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Cologne?

    Entry Requirements:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Lille, France?

    The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Recommended

    The above information was last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Lille from Cologne closer to your date of departure here

    The restriction level for your return bus to Cologne, Germany from Lille is: Unrestricted.

    Is my return bus into Cologne from Lille restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Lille?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne, Germany?

    The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Cologne from Lille closer to your date of departure here here.

    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Cologne and Lille by bus to be approximately 171 miles (275 km).
    While the time it takes to travel 171 miles (275 km) from Cologne to Lille can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Cologne to Lille bus journey time is on average 5 h 25 min.

    When departing from Cologne, you have various bus station options to start your route from including Köln, Köln Bonn Airport (Fernbusbahnhof) and Cologne, Siegburger Street (Access Tankstelle). When arriving in Lille, you can end your journey in bus stations like Lille, Boulevard de Turin (Gare Lille Europe), Lille, Place Saint Hubert and Lille, Boulevard Victor Hugo (Total Access).

    Omio customers book a bus from Köln Hbf   to Lille, Boulevard de Turin (Gare Lille Europe)   most frequently for this route.

    You can find the most popular departure bus station for this journey, Köln Hbf, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center of Cologne. The most popular arrival bus station in Lille, called Lille, Boulevard de Turin (Gare Lille Europe), is located around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from its city center.

    For the best Cologne to Lille bus to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines France, Deutsche Bahn, Alsa, Flixbus or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services to Lille from Cologne to compare what amenities they may offer.
    On average, there are 5 buses a day from Cologne to Lille. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest bus departing from Cologne to Lille leaves at 6: 55 AM. The last bus departing from Cologne to Lille leaves at 6: 55 AM. You can find the latest Cologne to Lille bus schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

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