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Train Information between Ghent and Lille

distanceDistance40 miles (65 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$14 (€11)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesSNCB | IC, TGV or TGV

Trains from Ghent to Lille cover the 40 miles (65 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC, TGV or TGV. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $14 (€11), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $14 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Lille Flandres.

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    TGV's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Ghent and Lille are the following:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • All cancellations and change fees requested more than three days before departure are removed until May 3rd, 2021. If you have booked with Omio, please contact us directly.

    Travel Tips

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    FAQs
    Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Ghent and Lille?

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

    Is international entry into Lille from Ghent restricted?

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

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

    Entry Requirements:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

    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: Mandatory

    The above information was last checked on 9/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Ghent to Lille closer to your date of departure here

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Belgium from Lille, France?

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

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

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

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

    What are the requirements?

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
    • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • 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 9/19/21. 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 train to Ghent from Lille here.

    How much does a cheap train from Ghent to Lille cost?
    Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Ghent and Lille for the next 7 days starting from $14 (€11)  one way.
    What is the price of a train ticket from Ghent to Lille?
    The train price from Ghent to Lille is on average $14 (€11)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
    How far is Lille from Ghent by train?
    You should expect to travel around 40 miles (65 km)  to Lille from Ghent by train.
    How long is the train to Lille from Ghent?
    The Ghent to Lille train duration is on average 1 h 15 min, which is to be expected when traveling 40 miles (65 km) to Lille from Ghent. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    When traveling by train from Ghent to Lille, which train station in Ghent do I depart from and which train station in Lille do I arrive in?

    Some of the Ghent train stations to Lille you can start your journey from include Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Lille include Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres.

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

    Where do I find the Ghent train station to Lille? Where is the Lille train station?

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

    The most popular arrival train station, Lille Flandres, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Lille.

    What train providers go from Ghent to Lille?
    If you're looking for trains from Ghent to Lille, you can rely on SNCB | IC, TGV or TGV to get you to Lille. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Ghent to Lille trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    What time is the earliest train from Ghent to Lille? What time is the last train from Ghent to Lille?
    The first Ghent to Lille train departs at 4: 36 AM   and the last train from Ghent to Lille leaves at 1: 36 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Ghent to Lille on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    How early should I book Ghent to Lille train tickets to get the best deals?
    You can find trains to Lille from Ghent to cost on average $14 (€11) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Ghent to Lille train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Ghent
    Lille
    Gent St Pieters
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