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There are 4 ways to get from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 47m

  1. Take the train from Ottignies to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi S8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe Eil / ...

37€ - 63€

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Bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels - Zaventem Airport to Lille Brussels - Zaventem Airport > Brussels City Center - Midi Train station > Lille / ...

9€ - 17€

2 alternative options

Train via LOUVAIN-LA-NEUVE Gare d'Autobus  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the train from Ottignies to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi S8 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Lille Europe

35€ - 61€

Drive  •  1h 22m

  1. Drive from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille 86.2 miles

16€ - 24€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille is to bus which costs 9€ - 18€ and takes 4h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille. However, there are services departing from LOUVAIN-LA-NEUVE Gare d'Autobus and arriving at Lille via Sint-Lambrechts-Woluwe Roodebeek Perron 6 and Brussels - Zaventem Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille. However, there are services departing from Louvain-La-Neuve and arriving at Lille Europe via Ottignies and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 47m.

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The distance between Louvain-la-Neuve and Lille is 110 km. The road distance is 137.9 km.

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The best way to get from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille without a car is to train which takes 2h 47m and costs 35€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 2h 47m to get from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille, including transfers.

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Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Brussels - Zaventem Airport station.

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Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Ottignies station.

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The best way to get from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille is to train which takes 2h 47m and costs 35€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 9€ - 18€ and takes 4h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille.
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  • Distance: 68.6 miles
  • Duration: 2h 47m

What companies run services between Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium and Lille, France?

You can take a train from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille via Ottignies and Bruxelles-Midi in around 2h 47m. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille 5 times a day. Tickets cost 4€ - 6€ and the journey takes 2h 10m. FlixBus also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Ottignies to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
belgiantrain.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
1st Class
8€ - 12€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 50€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
28€ - 50€
Premier
58€ - 59€
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 50€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
28€ - 50€
Premier
58€ - 59€
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
22€ - 27€
1st Class
38€ - 41€
Bus operators
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 Brussels - Zaventem Airport to Lille
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels Airport to Lille
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Lille station.

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Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Lille Europe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille is 138 km. It takes approximately 1h 22m to drive from Louvain-la-Neuve to Lille.

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