• Our partners include:

  • National Express
  • RailEurope
  • ThamesLink
  • Virgin Trains
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia
  • Uber

There are 7 ways to get from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) by train, bus and ferry, bus, 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  •  2h 32m

  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 Gatwick Airport

$68 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Lille to London Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$28 - $57

5 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  6h 26m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South National Express / ...

$67 - $91

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2h 51m

  1. Drive from Lille to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

$202 - $216

Drive, car ferry  •  4h 4m

  1. Drive from Lille to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London Gatwick Airport (LGW)

$56 - $83

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  3h 55m

  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

$65 - $207

Train to Brussels, fly  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Gatwick (LGW) BRU - LGW

$232 - $566

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to bus which costs 24€ - 50€ and takes 7h 36m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which costs 55€ - 140€ and takes 2h 32m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Lille and arriving at Gatwick Airport London South via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 26m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW). However, there are services departing from Gare de Lille Europe and arriving at Gatwick Airport via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 32m.

More details

The distance between Lille and London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 233 km.

The best way to get from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) without a car is to train which takes 2h 32m and costs 55€ - 140€.

More details

It takes approximately 2h 32m to get from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), including transfers.

More details

Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Lille station.

More details

Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Gare de Lille Europe station.

More details

The best way to get from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is to train which takes 2h 32m and costs 55€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 50€ and takes 7h 36m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW).
Launch map view
  • Distance: 145.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 32m

What companies run services between Lille, France and London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England?

You can take a train from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London St. Pancras International and London St Pancras International LL in around 2h 32m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) via London and London Victoria Coach Station in around 7h 36m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Brussels to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $140
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$66 - $68
Thameslink
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Bus operators
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Gatwick Airport London South
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
National Express
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
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to London
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

Want to know more about travelling around United Kingdom

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

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

Search flights

Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Gatwick Airport London South station.

More details

London Gatwick Airport (LGW) is 1h behind Lille. It is currently 12:53 PM in Lille and 11:53 AM in London Gatwick Airport (LGW).

Lille to London Gatwick Airport (LGW) train services, operated by Thameslink, arrive at Gatwick Airport station.

More details

easyJet and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to London Gatwick Airport.

Search flights

There are 327+ hotels available in London Gatwick Airport (LGW). Prices start at $63 USD per night.

More details