There are 9 ways to get from Bordeaux 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Tgv

$150 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Ouibus

$35 - $50

7 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. 703 / ...
  2. 802 / ...

$47 - $77

Rideshare  •  9 h 19 min

  1. 499.4 miles

$61

Drive  •  7 h 27 min

  1. 500.3 miles

$100 - $160

Fly to Lille Lesquin  •  4 h 13 min

  1. BOD - LIL

$62 - $262

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. BOD - CDG

$87 - $302

Fly to Brussels, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. BOD - BRU

$86 - $317

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. BOD - ORY

$105 - $262

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

TGV operates a train from Bordeaux to Lille 4 times a day. Tickets cost $150 - $180 and the journey takes 4 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bordeaux to Lille via Paris, Paris in around 12 h 10 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $410
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris Orly via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Bordeaux to Paris Orly via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
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
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 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 - $90
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
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Lille
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bordeaux to Lille
Ave. Duration
9 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$61
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bordeaux and Lille is 699 km. The road distance is 800 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Lille is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 12 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Lille is to fly which takes 4 h 13 min and costs 50€ - 230€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Lille Flandres. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux City Center and arriving at Lille. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 40 min.

The train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Lille Flandres takes 4 h 37 min including transfers and departs four times a day.