Manchester to Lille train

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Avanti West Coast
06:10Manchester Piccadilly2h09 08:19Lille Europe
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08:15Manchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26Lille Europe
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10:15Manchester Piccadilly2h06 12:21Lille Europe
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12:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 14:20Lille Europe
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15:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 17:20Lille Europe
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Train schedule Manchester to Lille

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Avanti West Coast
06:10Manchester Piccadilly2h09 08:19Lille Europe
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
08:15Manchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26Lille Europe
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
10:15Manchester Piccadilly2h06 12:21Lille Europe
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 14:20Lille Europe
3 changes
Avanti West Coast
15:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 17:20Lille Europe
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Lille

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Fastest Journey

2 h 5 m

Average

2 h 7 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

481 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Lille without changing at least 3 times.

Avanti West Coast
12:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 14:20Lille Europe
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Avanti West Coast
15:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 17:20Lille Europe
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Avanti West Coast
10:15Manchester Piccadilly2h06 12:21Lille Europe
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Avanti West Coast
06:10Manchester Piccadilly2h09 08:19Lille Europe
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Avanti West Coast
08:15Manchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26Lille Europe
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Overview: Train from Manchester to Lille

distanceDistance298 miles
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAvanti 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.

Train providers: Eurostar trains Manchester to Lille

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

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:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 47 min
  • Eurostar frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Lille

Travel by train to Lille easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Lille.
FAQs

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Lille, France by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into France from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

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.

Is my return train into Manchester from Lille restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Lille?

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

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.

The Manchester to Lille train distance is approximately 298 miles.
The train time to Lille from Manchester is on average 3 h 29 min  for the 298 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go to Lille from Manchester by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

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.

For the journey from Manchester to Lille you can take a train with Avanti West Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Manchester and Lille on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Manchester to Lille. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Manchester to Lille at 06: 10   or take the last train from Manchester to Lille leaving at 21: 15. Look for the latest Manchester Lille train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Lille
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Lille.
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+44 3457114141
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Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transport options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transport options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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