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There are 8 ways to get from Lille to Schwetzingen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles-Midi Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

82€ - 180€

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Bus  •  10h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station 328 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB N36

37€ - 126€

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  13h 10m

  1. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Gand-Saint-Pierre Ter
  2. Take the bus from Gent, St.-Pietersstation to Mannheim 524

83€ - 127€

Drive  •  5h

  1. Drive from Lille to Schwetzingen 341.3 miles

60€ - 95€

Train to Brussels, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRU - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

101€ - 306€

Fly Lille Lesquin to Strasbourg, train  •  6h 8m

  1. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Strasbourg (SXB) LIL - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Schwetzingen

93€ - 377€

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA) CDG - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

91€ - 322€

Train to Brussels, fly to Stuttgart, train  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Stuttgart (STR) BRU - STR
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf

110€ - 310€

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The cheapest way to get from Lille to Schwetzingen is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 5h.

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The quickest way to get from Lille to Schwetzingen is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 5h.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Schwetzingen. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe and arriving at Schwetzingen via Bruxelles-Midi, Koeln Hbf and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 51m.

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The distance between Lille and Schwetzingen is 418 km. The road distance is 546.1 km.

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The best way to get from Lille to Schwetzingen without a car is to train which takes 5h 51m and costs 80€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 5h 51m to get from Lille to Schwetzingen, including transfers.

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Lille to Schwetzingen train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Lille Europe station.

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The best way to get from Lille to Schwetzingen is to train which takes 5h 51m and costs 80€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 130€ and takes 10h 9m.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Lille to Schwetzingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Mannheim Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Lille to Schwetzingen.
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  • Distance: 261.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 51m

What companies run services between Lille, France and Schwetzingen, Germany?

You can take a train from Lille to Schwetzingen via Bruxelles-Midi, Koeln Hbf, and Mannheim Hbf in around 5h 51m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lille to Schwetzingen via Brussels, Brussels-North station, Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB, and Mannheim Hbf in around 10h 9m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 330€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 470€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 470€
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 650€
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 650€
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 300€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt via Basel
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
120€ - 430€
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 410€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 400€
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
350€ - 750€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 430€
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
22€ - 27€
1st Class
38€ - 41€
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
18€ - 22€
1st Class
32€ - 34€
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
22€ - 27€
1st Class
38€ - 41€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
belgiantrain.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Schwetzingen
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
55€ - 75€
1st Class
75€ - 110€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Koeln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 55€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
23€ - 35€
1st Class
35€ - 55€
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 27€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 13€
1st Class
13€ - 22€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 24€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Railjet
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
18€ - 28€
Website
oebb.at
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille, Europe to Bruxelles, Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Gent, St.-Pietersstation to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Website
Eurolines FR
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Brussels North to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
eurolines.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Lille to Schwetzingen is 546 km. It takes approximately 5h to drive from Lille to Schwetzingen.

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