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 London to Lille will cost around £ 144 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 123.
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1 h 22 m
1 h 23 m
Trains per day
Of the 6 trains that leave London for Lille every day 6 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||£106 (€119)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day|
Trains from London to Lille cover the 150 miles (242 km) long route taking on average 1 h 22 min with our travel partners like Eurostar. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £70, but the average price of train tickets is £106. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Lille Flandres.
For as little as £70 you can travel by train between London and Lille with Eurostar. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.
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 London to Lille 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).
London to Lille train information with Eurostar:
When purchasing your Eurostar train tickets from London to Lille, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
Travel by train between London, United Kingdom and Lille, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 15/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between London and Lille closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Lille to London is: Fully open
Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 15/05/2022. 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 London train here.
When taking a train from London, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When you arrive in Lille, your train can arrive in train stations including Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from London Victoria to Lille Flandres.
Passengers board their train most frequently from London Victoria and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Lille Flandres and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the train station to the city centre in Lille.
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