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Duration 2h 59m
Distance 156 km
Average price 203€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Canterbury and Lille takes 2h 59m. There is at least one train 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. Canterbury West
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Lille
3h 17m
123€ - 405€

Canterbury to Lille train times

Trains run once daily between Canterbury and Lille. The service departs Canterbury at 09:26 in the morning, which arrives into Lille at 13:26. All services require a transfer at St Pancras International and take an average of 2h 59m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Lille. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Lille Europe via London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 17m.

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The distance between Canterbury and Lille is 156 km.

Canterbury to Lille train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Canterbury West 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 3:00 PM in Canterbury and 4:00 PM in Lille.

There are 675+ hotels available in Lille. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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