Duration 6h 11m
Distance 743.9 km
Average price SFr 270
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between Lille and CERN takes 6h 11m. The train runs, on average, once a week from Lille to CERN. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Lille-Europe
  2. CERN
5h 58m
SFr 215 - SFr 376

Lille to CERN train times

Trains run once a week between Lille and CERN. The service departs Lille at 07:07 in the morning, which arrives into CERN at 13:18. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 11m. 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.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lille to CERN? 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to CERN. However, there are services departing from Lille-Europe and arriving at Meyrin, CERN via Annemasse and Genève, Cornavin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 58m.

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The distance between Lille and CERN is 537 km. The road distance is 743.9 km.

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Lille to CERN train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lille-Europe station.

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Lille to CERN train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Annemasse station.

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There are 540+ hotels available in CERN. Prices start at SFr 100 per night.

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What companies run services between Lille and CERN?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lille-Europe to Annemasse once a week. Tickets cost SFr 200 - SFr 370 and the journey takes 5h 5m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 200 - SFr 370

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lille-Europe to Annemasse
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 200 - SFr 370
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 140

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 140
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 100 - SFr 120
1st Class
SFr 110 - SFr 140
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 35 - SFr 45

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