There are 4 ways to get from The Hague to Lille by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe Tgv / ...

85€ - 679€

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Bus  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Lille 803 / ...

11€ - 27€

2 alternative options

Bus via Rotterdam  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Lille, Europe 405 / ...

21€ - 45€

Drive  •  2h 30m

  1. Drive from The Hague to Lille 252.8 km

30€ - 50€

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The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Lille is to bus which costs 11€ - 27€ and takes 4h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from The Hague to Lille is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from The Hague and arriving at Lille. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from The Hague to Lille. However, there are services departing from Den Haag HS and arriving at Lille Europe via Rotterdam Centraal and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between The Hague and Lille is 183 km. The road distance is 252.8 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Lille without a car is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs 85€ - 700€.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from The Hague to Lille, including transfers.

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The Hague to Lille bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from The Hague station.

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The Hague to Lille train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Lille is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs 85€ - 700€. Alternatively, you can bus via Rotterdam, which costs 21€ - 45€ and takes 4h 4m.

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Map of how to get from The Hague to Lille.
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  • Distance: 182.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 55m

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Lille, France?

You can take a train from The Hague to Lille via Rotterdam Centraal and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 3h 55m. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from The Hague to Lille every 4 hours. Tickets cost 18€ - 26€ and the journey takes 2h 45m. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
50€ - 75€
Comfort
65€ - 85€
Premium
75€ - 110€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 330€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 330€
Standard
65€ - 80€
Standard Premier
110€ - 140€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 330€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 330€
Standard
60€ - 75€
Standard Premier
100€ - 130€
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Rotterdam to Lille, Europe
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Den Haag to Lille, Europe
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Eurolines FR
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from The Hague to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
starbus.es
Bus from Den Haag HSM to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
starbus.es
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 The Hague to Lille
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Blablabus

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The Hague to Lille bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lille station.

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The Hague to Lille train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Lille Europe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Lille is 253 km. It takes approximately 2h 30m to drive from The Hague to Lille.

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