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There are 5 ways to get from Beringen to Lille by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the train from Diest to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe Tgv / ...

€36 - €344

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 to Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11 179
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille BlaBlaCar Bus / ...

€16 - €20

3 alternative options

Train via Hasselt  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the train from Hasselt to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe Tgv / ...

€40 - €350

Train, bus  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Diest to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Lille N743 / ...

€17 - €24

Drive  •  1h 52m

  1. Drive from Beringen to Lille 188.9 km

€20 - €30

Beringen to Lille by bus and train

The journey time between Beringen and Lille is around 3h 53m and covers a distance of around 181 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 13m. Operated by De Lijn, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), TGV inOui and others, the Beringen to Lille service departs from Beringen Markt and arrives in Lille Europe. Typically 52 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 53m
Fastest journey time:
2h 13m
Services per week:
52
Cheapest price:
€36
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:39
Last service departs at:
19:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beringen to Lille bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Lille is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Lille is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Lille is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Beringen to Lille is to bus, which costs €15 - €20 and takes 4h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Beringen to Lille is to drive which costs €20 - €30 and takes 1h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Beringen to Lille. However, there are services departing from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 and arriving at Lille via Etterbeek Gare, Trone and Brussels City Center - Midi Train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Beringen to Lille. However, there are services departing from Beringen and arriving at Lille Europe via Hasselt and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 37m.

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The distance between Beringen and Lille is 159 km. The road distance is 188.9 km.

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The best way to get from Beringen to Lille without a car is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs €35 - €350.

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Beringen to Lille, including transfers.

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Beringen to Lille bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 station.

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

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The best way to get from Beringen to Lille is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs €35 - €350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €15 - €20 and takes 4h 40m.

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  • Distance: 159.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 34m

What companies run services between Beringen, Belgium and Lille, France?

You can take a train from Beringen to Lille via Diest Station perron 2, Diest, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 3h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Beringen to Lille via Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11, Etterbeek Gare, Trone, Gare Du Midi, and Brussels City Center - Midi Train station in around 4h 40m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Diest to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€11 - €17
Train from Hasselt to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€15 - €22
Train from Diest to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€11 - €16
TGV inOui

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 Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€32 - €38
1st Class
€27 - €32
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels South to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 to Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Blablabus

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Beringen to Lille bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Lille station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Beringen to Lille is 189 km. It takes approximately 1h 52m to drive from Beringen to Lille.

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