COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering France. Learn More.
Duration 1h 50m
Distance 126.1 km
Average price 50€
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Antwerp and Lille takes 1h 50m and the fastest train takes 1h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Antwerp to Lille. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Brussels

  1. Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Lille
2h 21m
Bookable on Rome2rio
33€ - 339€

Antwerp to Lille train times

Trains run every three hours between Antwerp and Lille. The earliest departure is at 11:40 in the morning, and the last departure from Antwerp is at 19:19 which arrives into Lille at 20:56. All services require a transfer at Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid and take an average of 1h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Antwerp to Lille? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in France. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for France.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct train from Antwerp to Lille. However, there are services departing from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal and arriving at Lille Europe via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 21m.

More details

The distance between Antwerp and Lille is 114 km. The road distance is 126.1 km.

Get driving directions

Antwerp to Lille train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal station.

More details

Antwerp to Lille train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Lille Europe station.

More details

Book your Antwerp to Lille train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

Search and book

There are 872+ hotels available in Lille. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details

What companies run services between Antwerp and Lille?

You can take a train from Antwerp to Lille via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 2h 21m.
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Courtrai / Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
16€ - 24€
Train from Courtrai to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
1st Class
7€ - 12€

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps