There are 6 ways to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lille by train, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

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Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale Stansted Express
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...

$76 - $168

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Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Lille 814 / ...

$22 - $50

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  7 h 20 min

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

$65 - $95

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Lille

$205 - $221

Drive, carferry  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Lille

$60 - $88

Fly, train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Amsterdam (AMS) STN - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe

$124 - $299

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lille. However, there are services departing from Stansted Airport London and arriving at Lille via London Victoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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The distance between London Stansted Airport (STN) and Lille is 150 miles.

The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lille without a car is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lille, including transfers.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lille bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stansted Airport London station.

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The best way to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lille is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lille bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lille station.

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Lille is 1 h ahead of London Stansted Airport (STN). It is currently 8:47 PM in London Stansted Airport (STN) and 9:47 PM in Lille.

easyJet offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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Map of how to get from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lille.
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  • Distance: 149.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between London Stansted Airport (STN), England and Lille, France?

You can take a train from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lille via Tottenham Hale, Tottenham Hale Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St. Pancras International in around 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Stansted Airport (STN) to Lille via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Train operators
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Stansted Airport to Tottenham Hale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$24
First
$38
Business
$36
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $160
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 Stansted Airport London to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Lille
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 London to Lille
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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