Cheap train tickets from Paris to Lille

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Cheapest

$33

Average

$53

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 Paris to Lille will cost around $ 53 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 33.

Cheapest
09:52PMParis Gare du Nord1h17 11:09PMLille Flandres
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$331One-way
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03:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 04:48PMLille Flandres
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$351One-way
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02:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 03:48PMLille Flandres
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$351One-way
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01:16PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 02:18PMLille Flandres
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$351One-way
04:52PMParis Gare du Nord1h15 06:07PMLille
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$361One-way

Train schedule from Paris to Lille

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06:46AMParis Gare du Nord1h02 07:48AMLille Flandres
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06:52AMParis Gare du Nord1h15 08:07AMLille
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07:46AMParis Gare du Nord1h02 08:48AMLille Flandres
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08:16AMParis Gare du Nord1h02 09:18AMLille Flandres
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08:16AMParis Gare du Nord1h02 09:18AMLille Flandres
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08:45AMParis Gare du Nord1h03 09:48AMLille Flandres
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10:16AMParis Gare du Nord1h02 11:18AMLille Flandres
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10:52AMParis Gare du Nord1h16 12:08PMLille
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12:22PMParis Gare du Nord1h16 01:38PMLille
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01:16PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 02:18PMLille Flandres
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02:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 03:48PMLille Flandres
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03:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 04:48PMLille Flandres
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04:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 05:48PMLille Flandres
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04:52PMParis Gare du Nord1h15 06:07PMLille
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05:16PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 06:18PMLille Flandres
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05:52PMParis Gare du Nord1h16 07:08PMLille
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06:16PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 07:18PMLille Flandres
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06:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 07:48PMLille Flandres
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06:52PMParis Gare du Nord1h45 08:37PMLille Flandres
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07:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 08:48PMLille Flandres
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08:22PMParis Gare du Nord1h16 09:38PMLille
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09:52PMParis Gare du Nord1h17 11:09PMLille Flandres
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Jan 25
$32SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
Wed
Jan 26
$30SNCF | TGV INOUI
$5Flixbus
Thu
Jan 27
$30SNCF | TGV INOUI
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
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Jan 28
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$7Flixbus
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Jan 29
$12SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
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Jan 30
$12SNCF | TER
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$5BlaBlaCar Bus
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Feb 1
$26SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Feb 2
$30SNCF | TGV INOUI
$5Flixbus
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Feb 3
$30SNCF | TGV INOUI
$5Flixbus
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Feb 4
$30SNCF | TGV INOUI
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
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Feb 5
$12SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
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Feb 6
$12SNCF | TER
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
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Feb 7
$30SNCF | TGV INOUI
$5Flixbus
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Feb 8
$30SNCF | TGV INOUI
$5Flixbus
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Feb 9
$30SNCF | TGV INOUI
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
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Feb 10
$30SNCF | TGV INOUI
$5Flixbus
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Feb 11
$30SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Feb 12
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Fastest train times from Paris to Lille

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Fastest Journey

1 h 2 m

Average

1 h 8 m

Trains per day

22

Distance

204 km

Of the 22 trains that leave Paris for Lille every day 21 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 204 km distance in an average of 1 h 8 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 2 m .

The slowest trains will take 1 h 45 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.

Fastest
06:46AMParis Gare du Nord1h02 07:48AMLille Flandres
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$531One-way
Fastest
04:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 05:48PMLille Flandres
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$401One-way
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07:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 08:48PMLille Flandres
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$531One-way
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05:16PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 06:18PMLille Flandres
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$531One-way
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03:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h02 04:48PMLille Flandres
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$351One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Lille

distanceDistance126 miles (204 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER

Trains from Paris to Lille cover the 126 miles (204 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 17 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $12 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $36 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Lille Flandres.

Trains from Paris to Lille

The journey by train from Paris to Lille takes about an hour. This scenic rail journey is one of the most popular day trips from the city of Paris. There are about 20 trains per day between Paris and Lille, with less frequent services on the weekend. Lille is considered the gateway to the northern parts of France.

Paris to Lille train times: Daily departures

The first train from Paris to Lille leaves at about 6:40 a.m., and the last train leaves at around 10:20 p.m. There are about 26 trains per day, with trains leaving Paris at intervals of about every hour, and more frequently at rush hour. On weekends, this drops to about ten trains per day, but the first one still leaves at about 6:40 a.m. There are approximately 120 trains per week making the journey between Paris and Lille. 

How long is the journey by train from Paris to Lille?

The quickest route by train from Paris to Lille takes about 57 minutes, and the longest option takes 1 hour and 6 minutes. The time difference depends on the speed of the train and the frequency of stops along the way. During peak times, the train will stop more often, as it is used as a commuter train. There are no train changes required on the journey.

What are the departure and arrival train stations from Paris to Lille?

Departure train station: In Paris, the train to Lille leaves from Paris Gare du Nord. The station is about 3.7 miles from the city center and is easily accessible by using Paris Metro Line B. Paris Gare du Nord is one of the busiest train stations in Europe and has a range of facilities, including hotels, shops, restaurants, and restrooms.

Arrival train stations: In Lille, trains arrive at either the Lille Flandres station or the Lille Europe station. Lille Flandres is in the city center and Lille Europe is just ten minutes' walk away. Both train stations feature restrooms, shops, and small restaurants. It will depend on the train company chosen as to where the train will terminate. 

Which train companies travel from Paris to Lille?

SNCF, TGV, and InOui operate train services between Paris and Lille. All three companies have direct routes for the train from Paris to Lille. InOui provides most of the trains for this particular route.

SNCF Paris to Lille

SNCF offers four trains per day from Paris to Lille. Two of the journeys are direct, and the other two require a change to a bus or second train. The shortest journey time is one hour, and the longest is over two hours. Travelers can choose between first- and second-class tickets for the trip.

TGV Paris to Lille

TGV offers frequent train trips from Paris to Lille, and the number of trains depends on the day of the week. The company offers a luxurious first-class experience as well as second-class and economy class options. All TGV train journeys between Paris and Lille are direct.

InOui Paris to Lille

InOui offers the most train journeys between Paris and Lille daily. Tickets can be booked up to three months in advance. The company offers direct train journeys and a train-bus option at certain times of the day. InOui provides first- and second-class travel options on its trains.

Paris to Lille trains: Services on board

SNCF allows passengers to each carry one piece of hand luggage that they must stow under their seat. Additional luggage carries charges depending on the size of the luggage. InOui and TGV both allow passengers unlimited luggage, as long as the passengers can carry the items on their own. All three companies have a first- and second-class options available on the Paris-to-Lille route. People with disabilities can be accommodated on the trains, and boarding ramps are available. Paris Gare du Nord has staff to assist disabled travelers with luggage and to board the train.

How to find cheap train tickets from Paris to Lille

Book train tickets at least three months in advance to get the cheapest ticket options. Be flexible on travel dates, as ticket prices are often cheaper in the middle of the week. The journeys that involve bus connections may be slower, but they are often a lot cheaper than direct routes. Keep in mind that the high-speed TGV trains are often the most expensive option for the Paris-to-Lille route. 

Train tickets from Paris to Lille: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 28 €
2 weeks earlier 23 €22%
3 weeks earlier 23 €22%
1 month before 22 €27%
2 months earlier 20 €40%
3 months earlier 21 €33%


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  • Buying your train ticket from Paris - Lille 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 22% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Paris - Lille with 2 months in advance you save up to about 40% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 33%.
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Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Lille

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FAQs

How much do cheap trains between Paris and Lille cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Paris to Lille trains for as little as $12 (€10)  in the next 7 days.

How much is the train to Lille from Paris on average?

The train price between Paris and Lille is on average $36 (€30)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

How far is Paris to Lille by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Paris to Lille by train to be approximately 126 miles (204 km).

How long is the train to Lille from Paris?

On average the Paris to Lille train travel time is 1 h 17 min  for the 126 miles (204 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Paris goes to Lille? What train station do I come into Lille from Paris?

When taking the train to Lille from Paris, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your route can end in train stations such as Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Lille Flandres.

Where is the train station in Paris? Where is the train station in Lille?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Paris Gare de Lyon, located approximately 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center of Paris. The most popular arrival train station in Lille, called Lille Flandres, is located around 0.6 miles (895 m) away from its city center.

Which train companies can get me from Paris to Lille?

For the best Paris to Lille train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Lille from Paris to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services are there to Lille from Paris a day?

On average, there are 12 trains a day from Paris to Lille. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Paris to Lille? When is the last train from Paris to Lille?

The earliest train departing from Paris to Lille leaves at 5: 52 AM. The last train departing from Paris to Lille leaves at 8: 52 PM. You can find the latest Paris to Lille train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

When should I book the Paris to Lille train for the best deals on tickets?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets between Paris and Lille within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $36 (€30) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Lille a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Lille
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your trip to Lille.
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Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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Public transit options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C