COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Ireland. Learn More.

There are 7 ways to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Dublin by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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

Fly from Lille Lesquin  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Dublin (DUB) LIL - DUB

39€ - 204€

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  19h 55m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

34€ - 53€

5 alternative options

Train to Brussels, fly  •  6h 30m

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

62€ - 506€

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  6h 4m

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

108€ - 236€

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  8h 32m

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

126€ - 616€

Bus and ferry, bus, train, car ferry  •  20h 7m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

131€ - 172€

Drive, car ferry  •  24h 24m

  1. Drive from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Cherbourg
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin

121€ - 161€

France → Ireland
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into Ireland from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Show more details
Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

Show less

Conditions of entry into Ireland from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Managed isolation facility confirmation prior to booking flight
This applies to arrivals from France
Show more details
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Managed isolation facility confirmation prior to booking flight
This applies to arrivals from Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Maldives, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Qatar, Philippines, United Arab Emirates, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, France, Italy, Kosovo, Luxembourg, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Turkey, Ukraine, Bermuda, Canada, Puerto Rico, United States, Wallis and Futuna, Argentina, Aruba, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Curaçao, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela, Georgia, India, Iran, Mongolia and Costa Rica

Show less

Rules to follow in Ireland

2m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Ireland from France.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dublin is 1850 24 1850.

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

The social distance requirement in Dublin is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Ireland.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 2 May 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Dublin is to bus and ferry which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 19h 55m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Dublin is to fly which costs 35€ - 210€ and takes 5h 30m.

More details

It is approximately 710 km to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Dublin.

The best way to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Dublin without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 19h 55m and costs 30€ - 55€.

More details

It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Dublin, including transfers.

More details

There is no direct flight from Lille Lesquin Airport to Dublin Airport. The quickest flight takes 11h 5m and has one stopover.

Search flights

Dublin is 1h behind Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL). It is currently 4:38 PM in Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) and 3:38 PM in Dublin.

Air France, easyJet, Volotea and two other airlines offer flights from Lille Lesquin Airport to Dublin Airport.

Search flights

There are 1838+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at 75€ per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Dublin.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 710.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL), France and Dublin, Ireland?

easyJet, Aer Lingus and three other airlines fly from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Dublin 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Dublin via Gare, Lesquin, Lille Flandres, Lille, London, and London Victoria in around 19h 55m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Dublin via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Dublin via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Dublin via Marseille
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Dublin via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Dublin via Nantes
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Dublin via Nice
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 220€
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 400€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Dublin via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 220€
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 400€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Dublin via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Dublin via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 200€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Dublin via Nantes, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 200€
Flights from Brussels to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
10€ - 120€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
26€ - 130€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 240€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 500€
Train operators
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 Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
32€ - 38€
1st Class
27€ - 32€
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
Ave. Duration
52 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 Lille-Europe to Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 85€
Comfort
70€ - 95€
Premium
85€ - 120€
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Lille to London
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 19€
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
33€ - 37€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
33€ - 37€
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Dublin
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 80€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
65€ - 80€

Want to know more about travelling around Ireland

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.