There are 5 ways to get from Lille to Dover by train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, car or car train

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  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Est

$58 - $115

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Ouibus

$30 - $42

3 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  2 h 40 min

$45 - $70

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  1 h 53 min

$227 - $249

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 25 min

$40 - $57

What companies run services between Lille, France and Dover, England?

You can take a train from Lille to Dover via Ashford(Kent) Int. and Ashford International in around 1 h 46 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
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
$177
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lille and Dover is 134 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lille to Dover is to bus and car ferry which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Lille to Dover is to train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs 45€ - 100€.

No, there is no direct train from Lille to Dover. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe Eurostar and arriving at Dover Priory via Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lille and arriving at Folkestone/Dover. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Lille to Dover, including transfers.