How to travel from London to Lille

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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 Dec 09 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:00PMLondon6h45 02:45AMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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08:30AMLondon6h15 03:45PMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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11:00PMLondon6h30 06:30AMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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11:00PMLondon6h30 06:30AMLille, Gare Lille Europe
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Travel Information to Lille from London

distanceDistance150 miles (242 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$222 - $277
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $222 (€200) • 6 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $277 (€249) • 1 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Eurostar

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 150 miles (242 km) to Lille from London. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train 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

International travel from London, United Kingdom to Lille, France is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter France if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Lille, France due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; 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 between London and Lille.

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

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

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

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: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. 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.

There are 4 ways to travel between London and Lille including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from London to Lille is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $222 (€200) compared to other travel options to Lille:

A bus is generally $55 (€49) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $277 (€249) 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 6 h.

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

The average frequency per day from London to Lille is:

  • Around 4 buses per day.
  • Around 5 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from London to Lille depart from London Victoria to Lille Flandres.

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 take you to Lille by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for BlaBlaCar Bus from London to Lille for $222 (€200).
  • Eurostar can take you to Lille by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Eurostar from London to Lille for $277 (€249).

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

  • You can check for a direct bus to Lille with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus with 4 direct buses per day.
  • You'll find 5 direct trains a day to Lille with Eurostar.

Direct services to Lille 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 journey.

Looking to extend your trip from London to Lille? Many Omio customers who go from London to Lille usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Brussels or Lyon. If you're looking to explore Paris, Brussels or Lyon from Lille, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • A bus ticket costs $222 (€200) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $277 (€249) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking London 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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