The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Lille to Brussels is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 17 buses that leave Lille for Brussels every day 17 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||58 miles (93 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h 20 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$6 (€5)|
|Bus frequency||6 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 6 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||Union Ivkoni International, Movelia, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus, Eurolines France, Alsa or Eurolines Germany|
Buses from Lille to Brussels cover the 58 miles (93 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Union Ivkoni International, Movelia, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland, Flixbus, Eurolines France, Alsa or Eurolines Germany. Normally, there are 6 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $6 (€5), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $4 (€4). Travelers depart most frequently from Lille Flandres and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus buses will get you to Brussels from Lille from $4 (€4). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
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.
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 Lille to Brussels with FlixBus:
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.
Lille to Brussels bus information with BlaBlaCar Bus:
There are 6 to 13 daily bus departures from Lille to Brussels. Buses are direct, making no stops along the way. Traveling by bus from Lille to Brussels is convenient and easy with departures scheduled around midnight as well as from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Buses along this route are operated by major European bus company FlixBus. The bus from Lille to Brussels takes between 1 hour and 25 minutes and 1 hour and 45 minutes to make the 65-mile journey.
The bus from Lille to Brussels is direct and takes 1 hour and 25 minutes to 1 hour and 45 minutes. Buses are direct and the fastest buses are often the overnight buses that depart around midnight. Travel duration depends on traffic conditions, which vary throughout the year. Traffic can be congested during the peak mid-year travel season. The route uses mostly highways traveling slightly northeast toward Brussels.
There are between 6 and 13 daily buses from Lille to Brussels. Every day at just after midnight there is a nighttime departure to Brussels, and on busier weekdays there is an additional nighttime departure at just before 2:00 a.m. There are up to 11 additional routes scheduled for departure every day, from about 6:00 a.m. to around 7:30 p.m. on weekdays and 8:00 p.m. on Fridays and weekends. Departures are clustered around the morning and are at their most frequent until 9:30 a.m., when there are 1 to 2 mid-morning, early afternoon, and evening departures.
Departure bus station: Buses from Lille to Brussels depart from Lille Bus Station, known locally as Boulevard de Turin. Lille Bus Station is 1.3 miles northeast of Lille city center. This distance is best covered via taxi or on foot. The station services FlixBus and other bus companies for trips around nearby European countries including Belgium, The Netherlands, and Germany. Lille Bus Station is small with limited facilities.
Arrival bus stations: Buses from Lille to Brussels arrive at Brussels North Station, known locally as Gare de Bruxelles Nord, or Brussels South Station, known locally as Gare du Midi. Brussels North Station is 0.9 miles north of central Brussels. It is equipped with luggage lockers for rent, restaurants, bars, and a ticket office. Brussels South Station is 1.2 miles southwest of central Brussels and offers dining and shopping amenities. Both stations are wheelchair-accessible and offer services to passengers with limited mobility. Accessibility and mobility services are available 24/7, but this must be booked 24 hours in advance of travel.
FlixBus operates buses from Lille to Brussels. FlixBus is a German-owned transport company offering budget bus routes all across Europe and the United States. It travels to major European cities as well as smaller towns and tourist attractions.
FlixBus offers up to 13 daily buses from Lille to Brussels, with durations of 1 hour and 25 to 1 hour and 45 minutes. There are no stops along the way as all FlixBus services between Lille to Brussels are direct along highways. Travel time is, however, subject to traffic conditions. Buses arrive at either Brussels North or Brussels South Station. Brussels South Station is slightly closer, so bus journeys to this station are 15 to 20 minutes shorter.
There are numerous services on board FlixBus buses from Lille to Brussels. FlixBus offers free WiFi along this route, as well as power outlets, and restrooms for travelers' convenience. There are no cabin classes on board FlixBus buses, but passengers can reserve seats for a more comfortable experience, such as extra-legroom seating or front-row seating with panoramic views. Passengers can travel with 1 piece of hold luggage and 1 piece of hand luggage which can be stored in overhead racks or under your seat. Hold luggage dimensions must not exceed 80 x 50 x 30 cm/ 31 x 19 x 11 in, and its weight must not exceed 20 kg/ 44 lbs. Hand luggage dimensions cannot exceed 42 x 30 x 18 cm/ 16.5 x 11 x 7 in, and its weight must not exceed 7 kg/ 15 lbs. Standard-size bikes are permitted as long as they weigh under 20 kg/ 44 lbs. Pets are not allowed on board, unless they are guide dogs or legal companion dogs. Those traveling with a dog must let FlixBus know at least 36 hours in advance of travel.
Travel by bus between Lille, France and Brussels, Belgium is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus between Lille and Brussels closer to your date of departure here
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Brussels to Lille is: Unrestricted
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. 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 Lille from Brussels here.
When taking a bus from Lille, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Lille, Boulevard de Turin (Gare Lille Europe), Lille, Place Saint Hubert and Lille, Boulevard Victor Hugo (Total Access). When you arrive in Brussels, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), Brussels-Noord and Brussels, Boulevard Pachéco (Congrès).
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Lille Flandres to Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Lille Flandres and travel around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and need to travel approximately 2.6 miles (4.2 km) from the bus station to the city center in Brussels.
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