The cheapest trains from Ghent to Lille

Showing times and prices for 17 Oct

Cheapest

£10

Average

£10

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Ghent to Lille will cost around £ 10 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 10.

Cheapest
11:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 12:51Lille Flandres
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£101One-way
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08:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 09:51Lille Flandres
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£101One-way
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10:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 11:51Lille Flandres
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£101One-way
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09:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 10:51Lille Flandres
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£101One-way

Timetable Ghent to Lille

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08:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 09:51Lille Flandres
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09:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 10:51Lille Flandres
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10:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 11:51Lille Flandres
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11:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 12:51Lille Flandres
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Sat
16 Oct
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£7Flixbus
Sun
17 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
£8Union Ivkoni International
Mon
18 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
£5Flixbus
Tue
19 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
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Wed
20 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
£5Flixbus
Thu
21 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
£5Flixbus
Fri
22 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
£6Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
£5Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
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£6Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
£5Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
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Wed
27 Oct
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£7Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
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Fri
29 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
£5Flixbus

The fastest trains from Ghent to Lille

Showing times and prices for 17 Oct

Fastest Journey

1 h 15 m

Average

1 h 15 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

65 km

It's difficult to get from Ghent to Lille without changing at least once.

Fastest
11:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 12:51Lille Flandres
1 changes
£101One-way
Fastest
08:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 09:51Lille Flandres
1 changes
£101One-way
Fastest
10:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 11:51Lille Flandres
1 changes
£101One-way
Fastest
09:36Ghent St Pieters1h15 10:51Lille Flandres
1 changes
£101One-way

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Train Information from Ghent to Lille

distanceDistance40 miles (65 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£10 (€11)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesSNCB | IC, TGV or TGV

Trains from Ghent to Lille cover the 40 miles (65 km) long route taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC, TGV or TGV. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £10, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Lille Flandres.

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Train between Ghent and Lille with TGV

For as little as £10 you can travel by train between Ghent and Lille with TGV. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

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Looking to travel by train between Ghent and Lille? Omio can help you find that perfect route with TGV. Check Omio to see current TGV train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Ghent to Lille train and book TGV tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Ghent to Lille, you can expect to travel 40 miles (65 km) one-way with TGV. If you search for trains from Ghent to Lille in the Omio app, you can check if the TGV ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with TGV, we do the work for you to get you safely to Lille from Ghent. Book that perfect Ghent to Lille train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with TGV!

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FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Ghent, Belgium to Lille, France?

Travel between Ghent, Belgium and Lille, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Belgium?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Ghent?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Lille, France?

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Lille from Ghent before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Ghent, Belgium from Lille, France?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Lille to Ghent is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Belgium from France?

Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Lille?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Ghent, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 13/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Lille to Ghent train here.

How much do cheap trains to Lille from Ghent cost?
You can find a cheap train from Ghent to Lille for some dates and times for as low as £10  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Ghent to Lille?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Ghent to Lille train to cost on average £10  one way.
How far is it from Ghent to Lille by train?
The train distance from Ghent to Lille is around 40 miles (65 km).
How long does it take from Ghent to Lille by train?
The Ghent to Lille train duration is on average 1 h 15 min, which is to be expected when travelling 40 miles (65 km) from Ghent to Lille. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
Which train station from Ghent to Lille do I depart from? Which Lille train station from Ghent do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Ghent to start your trip from including Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort. In Lille you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters   and arrive in Lille Flandres.

Where is the departure train station in Ghent located? Where is the arrival train station in Lille located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Gent St Pieters, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Ghent. The most popular arrival train station in Lille, called Lille Flandres, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

What train providers go from Ghent to Lille?
For the route from Ghent to Lille you can take a train with SNCB | IC, TGV or TGV. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Ghent to Lille on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
What are the first and last departure train times from Ghent to Lille?
The first train from Ghent to Lille leaves at 04: 36   and the last train for this leaves at 13: 36. Omio shows you the latest train from Ghent to Lille timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket to Lille from Ghent to get the best deals?
If you book a train ticket between Ghent and Lille within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £10 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Ghent to Lille are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Ghent
Lille
Gent St Pieters is the most popular Ghent railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Ghent for your journey to Lille.