How to travel from Nantes to Lille

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from Nantes to Lille

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

Our recommendation

To get from Nantes to Lille on May 19 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:54PMGare de Nantes4h36 06:30PMLille Flandres
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01:54PMGare de Nantes4h36 06:30PMLille Flandres
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01:30PMHaluchère-Batignolles5h00 06:30PMLille Flandres
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12:09PMGare de Nantes4h39 04:48PMLille Flandres
2 transfers
03:35PMGare de Nantes4h21 07:56PMLille, Lille Europe
1 transfer

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Travel Information from Nantes to Lille

distanceDistance314 miles (507 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$16 - $70
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $16 (€14) • 8 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $70 (€62) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, easyJet or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Travel 314 miles (507 km) by bus, flight or train from Nantes to Lille. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $16 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, easyJet or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Nantes to Lille.

Travel Tips: Travel from Nantes to Lille

Travel to Lille easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Nantes to Lille.

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Nantes to Lille. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Nantes to Lille is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $16 (€14) compared to other travel options to Lille:

Taking a bus is about $54 (€48) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $70 (€62) for this trip.

A bus is $47 (€42) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Nantes to Lille costing on average $62 (€56).

The fastest way from Nantes to Lille is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 8 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 4 h 10 min   of travel time.

The Nantes to Lille distance is around 314 miles (507 km).

The average frequency per day from Nantes to Lille is:

  • 3 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Nantes to Lille depart from Nantes, Haluchère-Batignolles to Lille, Gare Lille Europe.
  • Most travelers take a flight from Nantes Atlantique Airport to Lille Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Gare de Nantes and arrive in Lille Flandres.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Lille by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Nantes to Lille for $16 (€14).
  • Travel with easyJet to go to Lille by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find easyJet Nantes to Lille tickets on Omio for $70 (€62).
  • SNCF | TGV INOUI can get you to Lille by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Nantes to Lille for $62 (€56) on Omio.
Your trip from Nantes to Lille doesn't have to end in Lille. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Brussels or London. If you’d like to add Paris, Brussels or London to your Nantes to Lille tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Lille today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $16 (€14) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $70 (€62) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $62 (€56) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Nantes 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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