Duration 1h 36m
Distance 98 miles
Average price 91€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Canterbury and Lille takes 1h 36m and the fastest train takes 1h 29m. The train service runs several times per day from Canterbury 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.


  1. Ashford International Eurostar
  2. Lille
2h 14m
Bookable on Rome2rio
44€ - 93€

Canterbury to Lille train times

Trains run twice daily between Canterbury and Lille. The earliest departure is at 06:48 in the morning, and the last departure from Canterbury is at 10:25 which arrives into Lille at 12:54. All services require a transfer at Ashford International and take an average of 1h 36m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Canterbury 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.

No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Lille. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Lille Europe via Ashford International Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 14m.

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The distance between Canterbury and Lille is 98 miles.

Canterbury to Lille train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford International Eurostar station.

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Canterbury to Lille train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Lille Europe station.

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Lille is 1h ahead of Canterbury. It is currently 1:48 AM in Canterbury and 2:48 AM in Lille.

There are 745+ hotels available in Lille. Prices start at 58€ per night.

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What companies run services between Canterbury and Lille?

Eurostar operates a train from Canterbury to Lille twice daily. Tickets cost 35€ - 80€ and the journey takes 58 min.
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