Duration 6h 1m
Distance 244 miles
Average price 180€
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Grimsby and Lille takes 6h 1m and the fastest train takes 4h 26m. The train service runs several times per day from Grimsby 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. Grimsby Town
  2. Doncaster
  3. London St Pancras Eurostar
  4. Lille
5h 18m
78€ - 264€

Grimsby to Lille train times

Trains run every four hours between Grimsby and Lille. The earliest departure is at 05:13 in the morning, and the last departure from Grimsby is at 20:34 which arrives into Lille at 09:26. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Grimsby 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 Grimsby to Lille. However, there are services departing from Grimsby Town and arriving at Lille Europe via Doncaster and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 18m.

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The distance between Grimsby and Lille is 244 miles.

Grimsby to Lille train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Grimsby Town station.

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

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Lille is 1h ahead of Grimsby. It is currently 2:24 AM in Grimsby and 3:24 AM in Lille.

There are 748+ hotels available in Lille. Prices start at 58€ per night.

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What companies run services between Grimsby and Lille?

You can take a train from Grimsby to Lille via Doncaster, London Kings Cross, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 5h 18m.
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