There are 10 ways to get from Lille to Southampton 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  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$82 - $183

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to London Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Southampton City Centre, Coach Station 032 / ...

$27 - $37

8 alternative options

Train via Ashford International  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station
  2. Take the train from Ashford International to London Waterloo East
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$96 - $172

Bus and ferry, train  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Victoria to Southampton Central

$116 - $168

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Southampton

$216 - $238

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Southampton

$69 - $107

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Southampton  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Southampton (SOU) CDG - SOU

$88 - $358

Train to Brussels, fly to Bristol, train  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bristol (BRS) BRU - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central

$150 - $418

Train to Brussels, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading
  4. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$175 - $398

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Southampton  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Southampton (SOU) AMS - SOU

$128 - $332

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lille to Southampton is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lille to Southampton is to train which costs 70€ - 160€ and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Lille and Southampton is 315 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Lille to Southampton, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lille to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Lille and arriving at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Southampton. However, there are services departing from Gare de Lille Europe and arriving at Southampton Central via Ashford International and London Waterloo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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

You can take a train from Lille to Southampton via London St. Pancras International, Euston Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lille to Southampton via London and Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station in around 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Southampton via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $140
Premier
$120 - $170
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $95
Premier
$90 - $110
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$66 - $68
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
$44 - $48
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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