There are 5 ways to get from Vlissingen to Lille by ferry, bus, train, subway 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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Ferry, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven Wsf
  2. Take the bus from Breskens, Veerhaven to Brugge, Station 42
  3. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille 757

$7 - $13

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Train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Vlissingen to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe Thalys

$89 - $132

Bus  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Middelburg, Station to Gent, Dampoort 50
  2. Take the bus from Ghent to Lille 280 / ...

$11 - $19

Ferry, bus, train, line 2 subway  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven Wsf
  2. Take the bus from Breskens, Veerhaven to Brugge, Station 42
  3. Take the train from Brugge to Kortrijk Ic / ...
  4. Take the bus from Moeskroen SNCB/Station to Roubaix Eurotéléport Mwr
  5. Take the line 2 subway from Eurotéléport to Mairie de Lille 2

$18 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Vlissingen to Lille 93.2 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vlissingen to Lille is to ferry and bus which costs 5€ - 11€ and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vlissingen to Lille is to drive which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 1 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vlissingen to Lille. However, there are services departing from Vlissingen, Scheldeplein(Centrum) and arriving at Lille via Middelburg, Station and Ghent. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vlissingen to Lille. However, there are services departing from Vlissingen and arriving at Lille Europe via Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

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The distance between Vlissingen and Lille is 97 km. The road distance is 149.1 km.

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The best way to get from Vlissingen to Lille without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 4 h 27 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Vlissingen to Lille, including transfers.

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Vlissingen to Lille bus services, operated by Connexxion, arrive at Middelburg, Station.

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Vlissingen to Lille train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Vlissingen station.

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The best way to get from Vlissingen to Lille is to train which takes 4 h 42 min and costs 75€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 9€ - 17€ and takes 4 h 57 min.

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

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Vlissingen to Lille train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Lille Europe station.

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Map of how to get from Vlissingen to Lille.
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  • Distance: 60.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Vlissingen to Lille via Rotterdam Centraal in around 4 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vlissingen to Lille via Middelburg, Loskade Station, Middelburg, Station, Gent, Dampoort, and Ghent in around 4 h 57 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Vlissingen to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brugge to Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Breskens, Veerhaven to Brugge, Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Bus from Middelburg, Station to Gent, Dampoort
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Breskens Veerhaven to Brugge Station perron 9
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
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 Bruges to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ghent to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Moeskroen SNCB/Station to Roubaix Eurotéléport
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
infotec.be
Ferry operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
connexxion.nl

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