There are 10 ways to get from Berlin to Lille by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe Tgv / ...

162€ - 592€

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Bus  •  15h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lille N1325

45€ - 55€

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Bus via Cologne  •  17h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin ZOB to Köln ZOB
  2. Take the bus from Köln to Lille

68€ - 127€

Drive  •  7h 47m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Lille 844.6 km

100€ - 150€

Fly Berlin Tegel to Brussels, train  •  5h 44m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Brussels (BRU) TXL - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe

76€ - 552€

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Brussels, train  •  5h 53m

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Brussels (BRU) SXF - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe

65€ - 545€

Fly Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG, train  •  5h 49m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Paris CDG (CDG) TXL - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Lille Europe

83€ - 248€

Fly Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf, train  •  7h 28m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) TXL - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe

130€ - 653€

Fly Berlin Tegel to Cologne Bonn, train  •  7h 10m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) TXL - CGN
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe

101€ - 650€

Fly Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 41m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) TXL - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe

135€ - 693€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Lille is to bus which costs 45€ - 55€ and takes 15h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Lille is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 550€ and takes 5h 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin, Berlin central bus station station and arriving at Lille. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 15h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Lille. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Lille Europe via Koeln Hbf and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 38m.

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The distance between Berlin and Lille is 745 km. The road distance is 844.6 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Lille without a car is to train which takes 8h 38m and costs 160€ - 600€.

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It takes approximately 8h 38m to get from Berlin to Lille, including transfers.

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Berlin to Lille bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Lille train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Lille is to train which takes 8h 38m and costs 160€ - 600€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 55€ and takes 15h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Lille.
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  • Distance: 744.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 38m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Lille, France?

You can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Lille via Koeln Hbf and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 8h 38m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lille 3 times a day. Tickets cost 45€ - 55€ and the journey takes 15h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 370€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 370€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 210€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
85€ - 280€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 210€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 240€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 160€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 160€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 410€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 310€
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3300€ - 4300€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
19€ - 190€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 700€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 130€
Website
Thalys
Standard
65€ - 90€
Comfort
75€ - 100€
Premium
90€ - 130€
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen Terminal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
70€ - 150€
Website
Thalys
Standard
70€ - 100€
Comfort
85€ - 110€
Premium
100€ - 150€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 85€
Comfort
70€ - 95€
Premium
85€ - 120€
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 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
32€ - 38€
1st Class
27€ - 32€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Lille-Europe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Lille
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Köln ZOB
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
28€ - 70€
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Köln to Lille
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Berlin to Lille bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lille station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Lille is 845 km. It takes approximately 7h 47m to drive from Berlin to Lille.

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easyJet, KLM, Eurowings and two other airlines offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your Berlin to Lille bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 514+ hotels available in Lille. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs 2€ - 3€.

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