How to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Lille

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Travel Information from Frankfurt am Main to Lille

distanceDistance249 miles (402 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • $59 (€53) • 4 h 56 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 249 miles (402 km) from Frankfurt am Main to Lille. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Frankfurt am Main to Lille.

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FAQs

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Lille, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter France?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Lille from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • 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)
  • Health declaration required

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: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

This information was last checked on 6/26/22. 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 between Frankfurt am Main and Lille.

Return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from France is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from France?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open 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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany was last verified on 6/26/22. 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 Frankfurt am Main from Lille.

There are 4 travel options from Frankfurt am Main to Lille: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Lille is by taking a ferry with an average price of $1 (€1).

This is compared to other travel options to Lille:

Taking a ferry is usually $28 (€25) less than taking a bus to Lille, which costs on average $28 (€25) for the same trip.

Taking a ferry is about $7 (€6) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $7 (€6) for this journey.

Taking a ferry is usually $59 (€53) less than taking a train to Lille, which costs on average $59 (€53) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Lille from Frankfurt am Main is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 56 min.

Other travel options to Lille can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 8 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Lille by ferry can take on average 0 h 0 min.

The Frankfurt am Main to Lille distance is around 249 miles (402 km).

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Lille is:

  • 5 buses per day.
  • 5 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Lille:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1) and arrive in Lille, Gare Lille Europe.
  • Most travelers board their plane from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Lille Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Lille Flandres.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Frankfurt am Main to Lille:

  • You can travel from Frankfurt am Main to Lille by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $28 (€25) with Flixbus from Frankfurt am Main to Lille.
  • You can travel by train to Lille from Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Frankfurt am Main to Lille tickets for $59 (€53) on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Frankfurt am Main to Lille often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Brussels or London. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Lille and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $28 (€25) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $7 (€6) one way on average for this trip.
  • A ferry ticket for this journey costs on average $1 (€1) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $59 (€53) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main 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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