There are 7 ways to get from Lille to Brighton and Hove by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry 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  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Brighton

$79 - $176

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to London Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Brighton

$44 - $84

5 alternative options

Train via Ashford International  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to Ore
  3. Take the train from Ore to Brighton

$82 - $156

Bus and ferry, bus  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Brighton, Preston Circus National Express / ...

$65 - $91

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Brighton and Hove

$203 - $217

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Brighton and Hove

$57 - $82

Train, fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW

$80 - $243

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lille to Brighton and Hove is to bus and train which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lille to Brighton and Hove is to train which costs 65€ - 160€ and takes 3 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lille to Brighton and Hove. However, there are services departing from Lille and arriving at Brighton, Preston Circus via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Brighton and Hove. However, there are services departing from Gare de Lille Europe and arriving at Brighton via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between Lille and Brighton and Hove is 226 km.

The best way to get from Lille to Brighton and Hove without a car is to train which takes 3 h 8 min and costs 65€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Lille to Brighton and Hove, including transfers.

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Lille to Brighton and Hove bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Lille station.

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Lille to Brighton and Hove train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Gare de Lille Europe station.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to London Gatwick Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Lille to Brighton and Hove.
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  • Distance: 141.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 8 min

What companies run services between Lille, France and Brighton and Hove, England?

You can take a train from Lille to Brighton and Hove via London St. Pancras International and London St Pancras International LL in around 3 h 8 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $150
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $95
Premier
$90 - $110
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Ashford International to Ore
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ore to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to London
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
Ouibus
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Brighton, Preston Circus
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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