Duration 6h 5m
Distance 501 km
Average price 286€
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Swansea and Lille takes 6h 5m and the fastest train takes 4h 38m. The train service runs several times per day from Swansea 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. Swansea
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Lille
5h 37m
164€ - 517€

Swansea to Lille train times

Trains run every four hours between Swansea and Lille. The earliest departure is at 05:28 in the morning, and the last departure from Swansea is at 20:22 which arrives into Lille at 09:26. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Swansea to Lille. However, there are services departing from Swansea and arriving at Lille Europe via Paddington and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 37m.

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The distance between Swansea and Lille is 501 km.

Swansea to Lille train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Swansea station.

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

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Lille is 1h ahead of Swansea. It is currently 2:23 AM in Swansea and 3:23 AM in Lille.

There are 822+ hotels available in Lille. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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