There are 3 ways to get from Maastricht to Lille by train, bus or car

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 28 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Liege-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe

$42 - $104

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Lille 328

$13 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Lille 143.9 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Lille is to bus which costs 12€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maastricht to Lille is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 19 min.

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The distance between Maastricht and Lille is 187 km. The road distance is 230.3 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Maastricht to Lille, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maastricht and arriving at Lille. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Lille. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Gare de Lille Europe via Liege-Guillemins and Brussels - Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

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The nearest airport to Lille is Lille Lesquin (LIL) Airport which is 7.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Charleroi (CRL) (100.6 km), Brussels (BRU) (104.4 km), Beauvais (BVA) (146.9 km) and Rotterdam (RTM) (174.8 km).

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Map of how to get from Maastricht to Lille.
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  • Distance: 116.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 28 min

What companies run services between Maastricht, Netherlands and Lille, France?

You can take a train from Maastricht to Lille via Liege-Guillemins, Bruxelles-Midi, and Brussels - Midi in around 3 h 28 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Maastricht to Lille 3 times a day. Tickets cost $13 - $23 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Maastricht to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $13
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Maastricht to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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