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from London to Lille

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

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To get from London to Lille on Jan 29 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:00PMLondon7h30 06:30AMLille, Gare Europe
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$451One-way
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10:00PMLondon7h30 06:30AMLille, Gare Europe
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$451One-way
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09:01AMLondon St Pancras1h27 11:28AMLille, Lille Europe
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$1821One-way
11:04AMLondon St Pancras1h22 01:26PMLille, Lille Europe
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$1821One-way

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Sat
Jan 29
$182Eurostar
$41Union Ivkoni International
Sun
Jan 30
$104Eurostar
$40Union Ivkoni International
Mon
Jan 31
$93Eurostar
$35Union Ivkoni International
Tue
Feb 1
$93Eurostar
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Wed
Feb 2
$93Eurostar
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Thu
Feb 3
$77Eurostar
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Fri
Feb 4
$104Eurostar
$33Union Ivkoni International
Sat
Feb 5
$93Eurostar
$40Union Ivkoni International
Sun
Feb 6
$93Eurostar
$33Union Ivkoni International
Mon
Feb 7
$77Eurostar
$33Union Ivkoni International
Tue
Feb 8
$77Eurostar
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Wed
Feb 9
$70Eurostar
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Thu
Feb 10
$77Eurostar
$40BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Feb 11
$139Eurostar
$40Union Ivkoni International
Sat
Feb 12
$139Eurostar
$30Flixbus
Sun
Feb 13
$128Eurostar
$33Flixbus
Mon
Feb 14
$104Eurostar
$33Union Ivkoni International
Tue
Feb 15
$93Eurostar
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
Feb 16
$104Eurostar
$37BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
Feb 17
$77Eurostar
$37BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information to Lille from London

distanceDistance150 miles (242 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$37 - $68
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $37 (€31) • 5 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $68 (€57) • 1 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Eurostar

Take a bus or train to travel 150 miles (242 km) to Lille from London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 22 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $37 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from London to Lille.

How to get from London to Lille

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from London to Lille there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 79,22% 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 London to Lille. 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

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Lille, France from London, United Kingdom?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Lille, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Lille from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lille, France from London?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lille, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 1/27/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between London and Lille closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to London, United Kingdom from Lille, France?

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Lille, France?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to London from Lille?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 1/27/22. 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 London from Lille here.

How do I travel from London to Lille?

There are 2 ways that you can travel from London to Lille. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between London and Lille?

The cheapest way to travel between London and Lille is by taking a bus with an average price of $37 (€31).

This is compared to other travel options to Lille:

A bus is $31 (€26) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from London to Lille costing on average $68 (€57).

What is the fastest way to get from London to Lille?

The fastest way from London to Lille is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 22 min.

There are alternative travel options to Lille that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Lille by bus can take on average 5 h 50 min.

How far is it from London to Lille?

The London to Lille distance is around 150 miles (242 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from London to Lille?

The average frequency per day from London to Lille is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Lille from London as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from London to Lille, what are the departure and arrival points in London and Lille?

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from London to Lille depart from London, Hammersmith Bridge Road to Lille, Gare Lille Europe.
  • Most travelers catch their train from London Victoria and arrive in Lille Flandres.

Which travel companies can take me from London to Lille?

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

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can get you to Lille by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with BlaBlaCar Bus from London to Lille for $37 (€31) on Omio.
  • Travel with Eurostar to go to Lille by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurostar London to Lille tickets on Omio for $68 (€57).

Is there a way to travel directly from London to Lille?

Yes, there are direct services available from London to Lille with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with Union Ivkoni International.

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

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from London to Lille?

Many of our customers traveling from London to Lille don't make Lille their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Lille are Paris, Brussels or Lyon, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lille to any of these top destinations today!

When should I purchase a ticket from London to Lille online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $37 (€31) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $68 (€57) one way.

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