There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Lille by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

What companies run services between Paris, France and Lille, France?

TGV operates a train from Paris to Lille hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Lille every 2 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Avg. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Nord to Lille Flandres
Avg. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Avg. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $50
French Railways (SNCF)
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Amiens
Avg. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Amiens to Lille Flandres
Avg. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$24 - $40
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Avg. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $60
Premier
$71 - $73
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Avg. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Lille
Avg. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Lille
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris Bercy to Lille
Avg. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Lille
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Lille
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Paris to Lille?

The distance between Paris and Lille is 204 km. The road distance is 220 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paris to Lille?

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Lille is to rideshare which costs 14€ and takes 2 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Paris to Lille?

The quickest way to get from Paris to Lille is to train which takes 1 h 2 min and costs 45€.

Is there a direct train between Paris and Lille?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Lille Flandres. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

Is there a direct bus between Paris and Lille?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Lille. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

How long does it take to get from Paris to Lille?

The train from Paris Nord to Lille Flandres takes 1 h 2 min including transfers and departs hourly.