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There are 4 ways to get from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) by train, bus 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.

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Train Eurostar  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Brussels Airport-Zaventem Ic

$52 - $76

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Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels Airport 328 / ...

$5 - $12

2 alternative options

Train via Tournai / Doornik  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Lille Flandres to Gare de Tournai Lille Flandres - Tournai / ...
  2. Take the train from Tournai / Doornik to Brussels Airport-Zaventem Ic

$23 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) 80.5 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to bus which costs 4€ - 11€ and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to train which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 1 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lille and arriving at Brussels Airport. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Lille Europe Eurostar and arriving at Brussels Airport-Zaventem via Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 14 min.

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The distance between Lille and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 104 km. The road distance is 128.9 km.

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The best way to get from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 14 min to get from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU), including transfers.

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Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lille station.

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Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Lille Europe Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to train which takes 1 h 14 min and costs 45€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 4€ - 11€ and takes 2 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU).
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  • Distance: 65.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 14 min

What companies run services between Lille, France and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

You can take a train from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid in around 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) 5 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Ouibus also services this route 5 times a day.

Train operators
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$66 - $68
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
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
$50 - $70
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$26 - $29
Train from Tournai / Doornik to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$23 - $26
1st Class
$32 - $36
Sncf
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Lille Flandres to Gare de Tournai
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Lille Flandres to Gare de Tournai
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Bus operators
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 Brussels Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Brussels - Zaventem Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus

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Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels Airport station.

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Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Brussels Airport-Zaventem station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU) is 129 km. It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to drive from Lille to Brussels Airport (BRU).

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