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Duration 2h 46m
Distance 170.2 km
Average price 81€
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Turnhout and Lille takes 2h 46m and the fastest train takes 2h 14m. The train service runs several times per day from Turnhout 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. Turnhout
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Lille
2h 56m
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36€ - 342€

Turnhout to Lille train times

Trains run every four hours between Turnhout and Lille. The earliest departure is at 16:04 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Turnhout is at 17:04 which arrives into Lille at 19:52. All services require a transfer at Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid and take an average of 2h 46m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Turnhout to Lille. However, there are services departing from Turnhout and arriving at Lille Europe via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 56m.

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The distance between Turnhout and Lille is 153 km. The road distance is 170.2 km.

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Turnhout to Lille train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Turnhout station.

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

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