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Duration 5h 17m
Distance 319.3 km
Average price €180
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Düsseldorf and Lille takes 5h 17m and the fastest train takes 3h 49m. 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 53m
€98 - €470

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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 53m.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Lille is 269 km. The road distance is 319.3 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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There are 246+ hotels available in Lille. Prices start at €75 per night.

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