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.
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2 h 5 m
2 h 7 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Manchester to Lille without changing at least 3 times.
|Train frequency||5 a day|
|Train providers||Avanti West Coast|
Trains from Manchester to Lille cover the 298 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 29 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Lille Flandres.
Travel between Manchester and Lille on Eurostar trains with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.
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 Manchester 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).
Eurostar from Manchester to Lille train information:
Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Lille, France by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 08/08/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Lille from Manchester before travelling.
The restriction level for your return train to Manchester, United Kingdom from Lille is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of reentry:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 08/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Manchester from Lille closer to your date of departure here.
When taking the train to Lille from Manchester, you can choose to depart from train stations like Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. Your journey can end in train stations such as Lille Flandres, Lille, Gare de Lille-Europe and Gare de Lille Flandres.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Lille Flandres.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city centre of Manchester.
The most popular arrival train station, Lille Flandres, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre of Lille.
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