You can get from Ghent to Lille by train, bus or flight.
To get from Ghent to Lille on May 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||40 miles (65 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$4 - $12|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $4 (€4) • 1 h|
|Fastest mode||Bus • $4 (€4) • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or SNCB|
Travel 40 miles (65 km) by bus or train to Lille from Ghent. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $4 (€4). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or SNCB among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Ghent to Lille.
International travel from Ghent, Belgium to Lille, France is: Partially open.
Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 5/22/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip to Lille from Ghent.
The current restriction level for returning to Ghent, Belgium from France is: Partially open.
Reentering Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
All travelers returning to Belgium must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Ghent from Lille here.
You can travel from Ghent to Lille 2 different ways: bus or train.
The cheapest way to get from Ghent to Lille is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $4 (€4) compared to other travel options to Lille:
A bus is generally $8 (€7) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $12 (€11) from Ghent to Lille.
The fastest way to get to Lille from Ghent is by bus with an average travel time of 1 h.
Other travel options to Lille can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 1 h 10 min of travel time.
The distance is approximately 40 miles (65 km) from Ghent to Lille.
The average frequency per day from Ghent to Lille is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Ghent to Lille as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Ghent to Lille:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Ghent to Lille, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip from Ghent to Lille, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Ghent to Lille online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.