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 Lille to London will cost around £ 126 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 120.
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1 h 22 m
1 h 23 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Lille for London every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 243 km distance in an average of 1 h 23 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 22 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 27 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||150 miles (242 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 22 min|
|Average train ticket price||£152 (€172)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||Eurostar or TGV|
Trains from Lille to London cover the 150 miles (242 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 22 min with our travel partners like Eurostar or TGV. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £152, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £100. Travellers depart most frequently from Lille Flandres and arrive in London Victoria.
Eurostar trains will get you between Lille and London from £100. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Eurostar is the premier high-speed railway service which connects the United Kingdom with Europe through the Channel Tunnel with journeys connecting London St Pancras International with Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam among other popular European cities. With its high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), the Eurostar makes travel between the UK and Europe as smooth and easy as possible. When you book your Lille to London train, you can choose between ticket types like Standard, Standard Premier (with spacious seats and light refreshments served), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seats, lounge access, hot meals served and priority boarding).
Lille to London train information with Eurostar:
When you buy your Eurostar train tickets from Lille to London don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
The journey from Lille to London is fast and direct. There are services at regular intervals throughout the day, from early morning until late in the evening. Trains run seven days a week. All of these journeys are direct and the journey time is never more than 1 hour and 35 minutes.
Services from Lille to London are operated exclusively by Eurostar, as a non-stop high-speed service between the two cities. No changes are required. Whilst onboard, passengers can expect catering services, comfortable seating and Wi-Fi.
The rail journey between Lille and London is a fast one. The minimum time these services take is just over 1 hour and 20 minutes. All these journeys are direct ones with no necessity for a change of trains. The longest journey time is just over 1 hour and 30 minutes in duration.
Eight trains run from Lille to London daily. There's a service at least every two hours. Early on weekday mornings, there's an hour between the first two train services, with hourly services offered on weekday evenings too, before a final late-night service. Weekend services begin slightly later in the morning, with hourly journeys offered from late afternoon to early evening.
Departure train station: Lille Europe is the departure point for all trains from Lille to London. The station is a short walk from the city centre and is well served by bus and Metro services. There are cafes, a bureau de change, cafes, toilets and cash machines, along with left luggage facilities and a ticket office.
Arrival train station: London St Pancras International is the arrival point for rail journeys from Lille to London. St Pancras is within walking distance of London's West End. The London Underground is directly linked to the station served by the Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan and Victoria lines. Buses and taxis depart from just outside. There's a wide range of shops and cafes, toilets, ticket offices as well as cash machines and left luggage facilities.
The Eurostar is a high-speed train company connecting the UK to continental Europe and beyond.
When planning trips to Eurostar destinations, consider checking back for offers on Eurostar tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from Lille to London.
Travel by train between Lille, France and London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 23/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Lille and London closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from London to Lille is: Partially open
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 23/10/2021. 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 London to Lille train here.
When taking the train between Lille and London, you can choose to depart from train stations like Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres. Your trip can end in train stations such as London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Lille Flandres and arrive in London Victoria.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Lille Flandres and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at London Victoria and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city centre in London.
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