Duration 4h 3m
Distance 316.5 km
Average price 166€
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Düsseldorf and Lille takes 4h 3m and the fastest train takes 3h 10m. The train service runs several times per day from Düsseldorf 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. Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Lille
3h 44m
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98€ - 470€

Düsseldorf to Lille train times

Trains run four times a day between Düsseldorf and Lille. The earliest departure is at 16:17 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Düsseldorf is at 18:17 which arrives into Lille at 21:30. All services require a transfer at BRUXELLES-MIDI and take an average of 4h 3m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Lille. However, there are services departing from Duesseldorf Hbf and arriving at Lille Europe via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 44m.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Lille is 269 km. The road distance is 316.5 km.

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Düsseldorf to Lille train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Duesseldorf Hbf station.

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

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