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Train Information from Folkestone to Lille

distanceDistance87 miles (140 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Folkestone to Lille cover the 87 miles (140 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Folkestone Central and arrive in Lille Flandres.

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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Folkestone, United Kingdom to Lille, France?

Travel between Folkestone, United Kingdom and Lille, France by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter France from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required

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

All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/18/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Folkestone to Lille as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to United Kingdom from Lille, France?

The restriction level for your return train to Folkestone, United Kingdom from Lille is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Folkestone from Lille restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Lille?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Folkestone, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 10/18/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Folkestone from Lille closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is it from Folkestone to Lille by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance to Lille from Folkestone by train to be approximately 87 miles (140 km).
What station does the train from Folkestone to Lille depart from? Which Lille train station do I come into from Folkestone?

When departing from Folkestone, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Folkestone Central and Folkestone West. When arriving in Lille, you can end your trip in train stations like Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres.

Omio customers book a train from Folkestone Central   to Lille Flandres   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Folkestone train station located? Where is the Lille train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Folkestone Central, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Folkestone. The most popular arrival train station in Lille, called Lille Flandres, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Folkestone
Lille
Folkestone Central is the most popular Folkestone railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Folkestone for your trip to Lille.

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