There are 4 ways to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Ghent by shuttle, bus, train, subway or car

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Shuttle, bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lille Lesquin Airport to Lille Navette
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Ghent 280 / ...

$13 - $16

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic

$41 - $76

Line 221 bus, line 2 subway, bus, train  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the line 221 bus from Lesquin - Descat to Lille - Porte de Douai 221
  2. Take the line 2 subway from Porte de Douai to Eurotéléport 2
  3. Take the bus from ROUBAIX Eurotéléport to MOUSCRON/MOESKROEN SNCB/Station Mwr
  4. Take the train from Moeskroen / Mouscron to Kortrijk Ic
  5. Take the train from Kortrijk to Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic

$15 - $26

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Ghent 51.1 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) and Ghent is 68 km. The road distance is 81.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Ghent without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 2 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Ghent, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Ghent is 82 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Ghent.

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Map of how to get from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Ghent.
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  • Distance: 42.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL), France and Ghent, Belgium?

You can take a train from Lille Lesquin Airport (LIL) to Ghent via Lille - Porte de Douai, Porte de Douai, Gare Lille Europe, Lille Europe Eurostar, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $48
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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 Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Moeskroen / Mouscron to Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
Train from Kortrijk to Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Navette Lille Airport
Phone
+33 891 67 32 10
Email
information@lille.aeroport.fr
Website
lille.aeroport.fr
Shuttle from Lille Lesquin Airport to Lille
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lille.aeroport.fr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Ghent
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arc en Ciel 2
Phone
+33 3 20 89 30 30
Email
contact@arcenciel2.fr
Website
arc-en-ciel2.fr
Bus from Lesquin - Descat to Lille - Porte de Douai
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arc-en-ciel2.fr
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from ROUBAIX Eurotéléport to MOUSCRON/MOESKROEN SNCB/Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
infotec.be

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