How to travel from Duisburg to Lille

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Travel Information between Duisburg and Lille

distanceDistance169 miles (273 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$32 - $276
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $32 (€28) • 8 h 31 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $63 (€56) • 4 h 41 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 169 miles (273 km) by bus, flight or train between Duisburg and Lille. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 41 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $32 (€28). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Duisburg to Lille.

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Travel between Duisburg, Germany and Lille, France is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Germany enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Lille from Duisburg?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Lille, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information was last checked on 3/22/23. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Duisburg to Lille.

Return travel to Duisburg, Germany from France is: Unrestricted.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from France?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from France?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Duisburg, Germany was last verified on 3/22/23. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Duisburg from Lille.

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Duisburg and Lille. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Duisburg to Lille is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $32 (€28) compared to other travel options to Lille:

Taking a bus is usually $244 (€216) less than taking a flight to Lille, which costs on average $276 (€244) for the same trip.

A bus is generally $31 (€28) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $63 (€56) from Duisburg to Lille.

The quickest way to travel to Lille from Duisburg is by train, which takes on average 4 h 41 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Lille by bus can take on average 8 h 31 min.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

The distance from Duisburg to Lille is approximately 169 miles (273 km).

The average frequency per day from Duisburg to Lille is:

  • 2 buses a day.
  • 9 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Duisburg and Lille as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Duisburg to Lille:

  • Buses mostly leave from Duisburg, Otto-Keller Strasse and tend to arrive in Lille, Boulevard de Turin (Gare Lille Europe).
  • Trains mostly depart from Duisburg Hbf and arrive in Lille Flandres.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Duisburg to Lille, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Lille by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Duisburg to Lille tickets on Omio for $32 (€28).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Lille by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Duisburg to Lille for $63 (€56).
Your trip from Duisburg to Lille doesn't have to end in Lille. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Brussels or London. If you’d like to add Paris, Brussels or London to your Duisburg to Lille tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lille today!

Before traveling from Duisburg to Lille, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $32 (€28) one way for this journey.
  • A plane ticket costs $276 (€244) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $63 (€56) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Duisburg to Lille tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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