There are 4 ways to get from Lille to Zaventem by train, bus, car or rideshare

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 9 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Zaventem Regional / ...

$45 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels - Zaventem Airport Ouibus / ...

$9 - $16

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Zaventem 80.8 miles

$17 - $25

Rideshare  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lille to Zaventem 79.8 miles

$11 - $15

What companies run services between Lille, France and Zaventem, Belgium?

You can take a train from Lille to Zaventem via Bruxelles Midi and Bruxelles-Midi in around 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Lille to Zaventem every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. FlixBus also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
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
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
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
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
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Zaventem
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$26 - $29
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Brussels - Zaventem Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lille to Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lille and Zaventem is 103 km. The road distance is 129 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lille to Zaventem is to bus which costs 7€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Lille to Zaventem is to train which takes 1 h 9 min and costs 35€ - 65€.

No, there is no direct train from Lille to Zaventem. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe and arriving at Zaventem via Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Lille to Zaventem. However, there are services departing from Lille and arriving at Zaventem Kerkplein via Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Lille to Zaventem, including transfers.