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from Lille to Brussels

You can get from Lille to Brussels by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Lille to Brussels on Nov 30 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:35PMLille, Gare Lille Europe1h20 04:55PMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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$51One-way
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03:35PMLille, Gare Lille Europe1h20 04:55PMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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$51One-way
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11:30AMLille1h30 01:00PMBrussels
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$71One-way
11:30AMLille1h30 01:00PMBrussels
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$71One-way
12:35PMLille, Gare Lille Europe1h25 02:00PMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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$51One-way

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Mon
Nov 29
$20SNCB
$4Flixbus
Tue
Nov 30
$20SNCB
$4Flixbus
Wed
Dec 1
$20SNCB
$4Flixbus
Thu
Dec 2
$20SNCB
$4Flixbus
Fri
Dec 3
$11SNCF | TGV
$4Flixbus
Sat
Dec 4
$20SNCB
$4Flixbus
Sun
Dec 5
$20SNCB
$4Flixbus
Mon
Dec 6
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Dec 7
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
Dec 8
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Dec 9
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Dec 10
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
Dec 11
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Dec 12
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
Dec 13
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
Dec 14
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
Dec 15
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Dec 16
$20SNCB
$5BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Dec 17
$13SNCB
$5Flixbus
Sat
Dec 18
$20SNCB
$8BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Dec 19
$20SNCB
$8BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information to Brussels from Lille

distanceDistance58 miles (93 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$4 - $20
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $4 (€3) • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $4 (€3) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCB | IC

Travel 58 miles (93 km) by bus or train between Lille and Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $4 (€3). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or SNCB | IC among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Lille to Brussels.

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How to get from Lille to Brussels

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Lille to Brussels there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 63,31% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Lille to Brussels. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Brussels, Belgium from Lille, France currently allowed?

International travel from Lille, France to Brussels, Belgium is: Fully open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from France?

Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Brussels if traveling from Lille?

Conditions of entry:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What measures do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Belgium must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/25/21; 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 between Lille and Brussels.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Lille, France from Brussels, Belgium?

Return travel to Lille, France from Belgium is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Belgium?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

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

Requirements for reentering France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

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

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Lille, France was last verified on 11/28/21. 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 Lille from Brussels.

How do I travel from Lille to Brussels?

There are 2 ways to get from Lille to Brussels: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Lille to Brussels?

The cheapest way to get from Lille to Brussels is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $4 (€3) compared to other travel options to Brussels:

A bus is $16 (€13) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Lille to Brussels costing on average $20 (€16).

What is the quickest way from Lille to Brussels?

The fastest way to get to Brussels from Lille is by bus with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Brussels can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by train can take 1 h 40 min   on average.

What is the distance from Lille to Brussels?

The distance is approximately 58 miles (93 km) from Lille to Brussels.

How many services a day are there from Lille to Brussels?

The average frequency per day from Lille to Brussels is:

  • Around 17 trains per day.

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

When traveling to Brussels from Lille, where do I depart from Lille and where do I arrive in Brussels?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Lille to Brussels:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Lille to Brussels depart from Lille, Gare Lille Europe to Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Most travelers take a train from Lille Flandres to Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel operators can get me to Brussels from Lille?

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

  • You can travel by bus from Lille to Brussels with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Lille to Brussels tickets for $4 (€3) on Omio.
  • You can travel between Lille and Brussels by train with SNCB | IC. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $20 (€16) with SNCB | IC from Lille to Brussels.
Is there a way to travel directly from Lille to Brussels?

Yes, there are direct routes from Lille to Brussels with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 17 direct trains per day to Brussels with.

Direct services to Brussels tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Where should I go next after I travel from Lille to Brussels?
Your trip from Lille to Brussels doesn't have to end in Brussels. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or London. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or London to your Lille to Brussels tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Brussels today!
How far in advance should I book tickets to Brussels from Lille online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Lille to Brussels, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $4 (€3) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $20 (€16) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Lille to Brussels online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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