The cheapest buses from Ghent to Lille

Showing times and prices for Oct 21

Cheapest

$6

Average

$9

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Ghent to Lille will cost around $ 9 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 6.

03:50PMGhent0h50 04:40PMLille
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$61One-way
Cheapest
09:55PMGhent1h00 10:55PMLille, Gare Europe
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$71One-way
10:30AMGhent1h10 11:40AMLille
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$91One-way
05:30PMGhent1h30 07:00PMLille
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$91One-way
07:10PMGhent1h20 08:30PMLille
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$91One-way

Timetable Ghent to Lille

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07:10AMGhent1h20 08:30AMLille
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10:30AMGhent1h10 11:40AMLille
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11:50AMGhent1h40 01:30PMLille, Gare Europe
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03:50PMGhent0h50 04:40PMLille
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05:30PMGhent1h30 07:00PMLille
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07:10PMGhent1h20 08:30PMLille
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07:35PMGhent1h00 08:35PMLille, Gare Europe
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08:55PMGhent1h00 09:55PMLille, Gare Europe
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09:55PMGhent1h00 10:55PMLille, Gare Europe
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Wed
Oct 20
$14SNCB | IC
$7Flixbus
Thu
Oct 21
$14SNCB | IC
$7Flixbus
Fri
Oct 22
$14SNCB | IC
$7Flixbus
Sat
Oct 23
$14SNCB | IC
$7Flixbus
Sun
Oct 24
$14SNCB | IC
$10Union Ivkoni International
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Oct 25
$14SNCB | IC
$7Flixbus
Tue
Oct 26
$14SNCB | IC
$7Flixbus
Wed
Oct 27
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$10Flixbus
Thu
Oct 28
$11SNCB | IC
$7Flixbus
Fri
Oct 29
$14SNCB | IC
$7Flixbus
Sat
Oct 30
$14SNCB | IC
$9Flixbus
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Oct 31
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$10Flixbus
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Nov 1
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$16Flixbus
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Nov 2
$14SNCB | IC
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Nov 3
$14SNCB | IC
$9Flixbus
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Nov 4
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Nov 6
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$7Flixbus
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Nov 7
$14SNCB | IC
$9Flixbus
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Nov 8
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$7Flixbus

The fastest buses from Ghent to Lille

Showing times and prices for Oct 21

Fastest Journey

50 m

Average

1 h 12 m

Buses per day

9

Distance

65 km

Of the 9 buses that leave Ghent for Lille every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 65 km distance in an average of 1 h 12 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 50 m .

The slowest buses will take 1 h 40 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

03:50PMGhent0h50 04:40PMLille
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$61One-way
Fastest
07:35PMGhent1h00 08:35PMLille, Gare Europe
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$101One-way
Fastest
08:55PMGhent1h00 09:55PMLille, Gare Europe
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$101One-way
Fastest
09:55PMGhent1h00 10:55PMLille, Gare Europe
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$71One-way
10:30AMGhent1h10 11:40AMLille
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$91One-way

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Bus Information from Ghent to Lille

distanceDistance40 miles (65 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h
priceAverage bus ticket price$8 (€6)
frequencyBus frequency12 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 12 direct buses a day
carriersBus providersFlixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines France

Buses from Ghent to Lille cover the 40 miles (65 km) long journey taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines France. Normally, there are 12 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $8 (€6), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $7 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Lille, Gare Lille Europe.

Bus companies

Travel with FlixBus from Ghent to Lille

Travel from Ghent to Lille from $7 (€6) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

FlixBus

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.

  • Average Price: $7

FlixBus' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your bus from Ghent to Lille are the following:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my bus from Ghent to Lille?

Travel between Ghent, Belgium and Lille, France by bus is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Belgium?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Ghent?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

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

When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/19/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Lille from Ghent before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Belgium from France by bus?

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Lille to Ghent is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Belgium from France?

Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

What are the requirements?

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Ghent, Belgium?

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

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/17/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Ghent from Lille here.

How much do cheap bus tickets to Lille from Ghent cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from Ghent to Lille to cost as little as $7 (€6)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket to Lille from Ghent?
If you’re looking to purchase your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Ghent to Lille bus price to come in at an average of $8 (€6)  one way.
How many miles is it from Ghent to Lille by bus?
You should expect to travel around 40 miles (65 km)  from Ghent to Lille by bus.
How long is a bus from Ghent to Lille on average?
The Ghent to Lille bus duration is on average 1 h, which is to be expected when traveling 40 miles (65 km) between Ghent and Lille. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Which bus station from Ghent to Lille do I depart from? Which Lille bus station from Ghent do I arrive in?

Some of the Ghent bus stations to Lille you can start your journey from include Ghent and Gent, Ghent. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Lille include Lille, Gare Lille Europe, Lille, Place Saint Hubert and Lille, Boulevard Victor Hugo (Total Access).

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Gent St Pieters   and arriving in Lille, Gare Lille Europe.

Where is the bus station in Ghent? Where is the bus station in Lille?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Gent St Pieters, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Ghent.

The most popular arrival bus station, Lille, Gare Lille Europe, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Lille.

What bus companies go from Ghent to Lille?
Take the Ghent to Lille bus with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines France. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the trip from Ghent to Lille as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many bus services per day are there between Ghent and Lille?
On average, there are 12 buses a day from Ghent to Lille. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first bus depart from Ghent to Lille? When does the last bus depart from Ghent to Lille?
The earliest bus for this journey departs from Ghent at 9: 50 AM. The last bus leaves from Ghent at 8: 55 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Ghent to Lille and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase bus tickets from Ghent to Lille to score the best deals?
You can find buses between Ghent and Lille to cost on average $8 (€6) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Ghent to Lille bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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