Directions from Lille to Edinburgh

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  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Est

$115 - $232

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 57 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. S9

$57 - $103

8 alternative options

Bus, train  •  16 h 9 min

  1. 1920

$147 - $223

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 24 min

$280 - $337

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 23 min

$135 - $197

Train to Brussels, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 16 min

  1. BRU - EDI

$109 - $331

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 9 min

  1. CDG - EDI

$95 - $265

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Edinburgh  •  6 h 16 min

  1. AMS - EDI

$134 - $299

Train to Brussels, fly to Newcastle, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. BRU - NCL

$138 - $454

Train, train to Charleroi, fly to Edinburgh  •  7 h 7 min

  1. CRL - EDI

$76 - $254

What companies run services between Lille, France and Edinburgh, Scotland?

You can take a train from Lille to Edinburgh via London St. Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 6 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lille to Edinburgh via London and London Victoria Station in around 14 h 57 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Bristol
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $170
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
$68 - $70
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
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
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
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
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Schiphol, Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lille and Edinburgh is 722 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lille to Edinburgh is to bus which costs 45€ - 90€ and takes 14 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Lille to Edinburgh is to train and fly which takes 5 h 9 min and costs 80€ - 230€.

No, there is no direct train from Lille to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe Eurostar and arriving at Edinburgh via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Lille to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Lille and arriving at Edinburgh via London Victoria Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Lille to Edinburgh, including transfers.