There are 11 ways to get from Barcelona to Lille by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Lille Flandres Tgv

$255 - $283

Cheapest option

Fly to Ostend, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Ostend (OST) BCN - OST
  2. Take the train from Oostende to Kortrijk

$63 - $170

9 alternative options

Train Spanish Railways AVE  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe Tgv

$207 - $261

Bus Starbus  •  16 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Lille

$121

Bus Ouibus  •  18 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona City Center to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Lille Ouibus

Drive  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Lille 783.8 miles

$160 - $250

Fly to Brussels, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Brussels (BRU) BCN - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar

$72 - $272

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Paris CDG (CDG) BCN - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe

$82 - $297

Fly to Lille Lesquin  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Lille Lesquin (LIL) BCN - LIL

$87 - $867

Fly to Charleroi, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Charleroi (CRL) BCN - CRL
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar

$78 - $287

Fly to Beauvais, bus, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Beauvais (BVA) BCN - BVA
  2. Take the bus from Beauvais - Airport to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport
  3. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Lille, France?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Lille via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, and Paris Nord in around 8 h 33 min. Alternatively, Starbus operates a bus from Barcelona to Lille once daily. Tickets cost $121 and the journey takes 16 h 45 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels via Valencia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG via Oviedo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Barcelona to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Barcelona to Lille Lesquin via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Barcelona to Ostend
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $260
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Train from Paris Nord to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$68 - $70
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Oostende to Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Barcelona to Lille
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$121
Schedules at
starbus.es
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Barcelona City Center to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Lille
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Beauvais - Airport to Paris - Roissy CDG Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Barcelona and Lille is 1031 km. The road distance is 1254 km.

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Lille is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 150€ and takes 7 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Lille is to fly which takes 5 h 37 min and costs 70€ - 750€.

No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Lille. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Lille Flandres via Paris Lyon Banlieue and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 33 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Lille. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 33 min to get from Barcelona to Lille, including transfers.