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from Milan to Lille

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

Our recommendation

To get from Milan to Lille on Jan 25 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00AMMilan Porta Garibaldi9h48 03:48PMLille Flandres
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$1061One-way
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06:00AMMilan Porta Garibaldi9h48 03:48PMLille Flandres
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$1061One-way
Other options
06:50AMMilan Malpensa Airport15h05 09:55PMLille Airport
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$2881One-way
06:50AMMilan Malpensa Airport15h05 09:55PMLille Airport
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$2881One-way
06:50AMMilan Malpensa Airport15h05 09:55PMLille Airport
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$2881One-way

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Travel Information to Lille from Milan

distanceDistance454 miles (732 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$40 - $276
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $40 (€33) • 16 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $276 (€230) • 7 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, HOP! Or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 454 miles (732 km) between Milan and Lille. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 7 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $40 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus, HOP! Or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Milan to Lille.

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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 Milan, Italy?

Travel between Milan, Italy and Lille, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Italy enter France?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Lille from Milan?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 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 tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

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: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 1/23/22. 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 Milan and Lille.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Italy from Lille, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Milan, Italy from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Milan, Italy from Lille, France?

Reentering Italy 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 Milan from Lille?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Milan, Italy regarding COVID-19?

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

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/23/22. 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 Milan from Lille here.

How do I get from Milan to Lille?

You can travel from Milan to Lille 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Lille from Milan?

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Lille is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $40 (€33) compared to other travel options to Lille:

Taking a bus is usually $236 (€197) less than taking a flight to Lille, which costs on average $276 (€230) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is about $91 (€76) less than taking a train, which costs on average $131 (€109) for this route.

What is the quickest way from Milan to Lille?

The fastest way to get to Lille from Milan is by flight with an average travel time of 7 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Lille can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 16 h 15 min.

In comparison, getting to Lille by train can take on average 9 h 5 min.

How many miles from Milan to Lille would I travel?

Lille is approximately 454 miles (732 km) away from Milan.

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

The average frequency per day from Milan to Lille is:

  • Around 3 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Milan and in Lille?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Milan to Lille:

  • Buses mostly leave from Milan, Stazione Centrale and tend to arrive in Lille, Gare Lille Europe.
  • Flights most often depart from Milan at Milan Malpensa Airport and arrive in Lille at Lille Airport.
  • Trains from Milan to Lille most often leave from Milano Centrale and arrive in Lille Flandres.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Milan to Lille?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Milan 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 Milan to Lille for $40 (€33) on Omio.
  • HOP! Can take you to Lille by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for HOP! From Milan to Lille for $276 (€230).
  • SNCF | TGV INOUI can get you to Lille by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Milan to Lille for $131 (€109) on Omio.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Milan to Lille?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Milan to Lille often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Brussels or London. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Milan and Lille itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Lille and any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I book tickets between Milan and Lille online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Milan 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 is costing on average $40 (€33) one way for this route.
  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $276 (€230) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $131 (€109) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Milan to Lille tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.