There are 7 ways to get from Lille to Amsterdam by train, bus, night 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  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys

$90 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Ouibus

$10 - $15

5 alternative options

Train via Bruxelles Midi  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys / ...

$86 - $137

Night bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Lille to Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport N803 / ...

$22 - $37

Rideshare  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lille to Amsterdam 177.7 miles

$21 - $26

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Amsterdam 179.2 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS

$97 - $306

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lille to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lille to Amsterdam is to train which costs 75€ - 100€ and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Lille and Amsterdam is 231 km. The road distance is 286.7 km.

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The train from Lille Europe to Amsterdam Centraal takes 2 h 43 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lille and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lille Europe and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Lille, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Thalys operates a train from Lille to Amsterdam twice daily. Tickets cost $90 - $120 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Lille to Amsterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$90 - $120
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $120
Premier
$100 - $130
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Lille to Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lille to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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