How to get to Leicester from Lille

Wed, 17 Apr
+ Add return
Scan to get our free app
Use our app to get live travel updates and book mobile tickets for trains, buses, flights, and ferries.
App Store
42K ratings
Google Play
136K reviews

Travel options
from Lille to Leicester

How to get to Leicester from Lille by train, bus, flight or ferry.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Lille to Leicester is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

0 changes
0 changes
0 changes

Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, flight, and ferry .

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, coaches, flights and ferries

18 Apr
19 Apr
20 Apr
21 Apr
22 Apr
23 Apr
24 Apr

Travel Information from Lille to Leicester

distanceDistance226 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£27 - £436
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £27 • 11 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £436 • 1 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Eurostar

Travel 226 miles by train or coach to Leicester from Lille. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are FlixBus or Eurostar among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Lille to Leicester.

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn

All travel companies: Coach Companies from Lille to Leicester

FlixBus will get you from Lille to Leicester at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    FAQs: Lille to Leicester

    FAQs: Travel to Leicester 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 Lille to Leicester.

    You can get between Lille and Leicester 2 different ways: train or coach.

    The cheapest way to travel between Lille and Leicester is a coach with an average price of £27.

    This is compared to other travel options from Lille to Leicester:

    Taking a coach costs £409 less than taking a train, which costs on average £436 for the same trip.

    The fastest way from Lille to Leicester is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 28 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Leicester that take longer:

    Taking a coach requires on average 11 h 35 min of travel time.

    The distance from Lille to Leicester is approximately 226 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Lille to Leicester is:

    • 7 trains a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Leicester from Lille as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Lille to Leicester:

    • Coaches mostly depart from Lille, Gare Europe and arrive in Leicester, Fosse Park Avenue (Asda).
    • Trains from Lille to Leicester most often leave from Lille Flandres and arrive in Leicester.

    The following travel companies offer services from Lille to Leicester:

    • Travel with FlixBus for coaches to Leicester. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for FlixBus Lille to Leicester tickets on Omio for £27.
    • Eurostar can get you to Leicester by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Eurostar from Lille to Leicester for £436 on Omio.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Lille to Leicester with the following travel companies:

    • You can book a direct coach with.
    • You can travel directly by train with.

    Direct services to Leicester tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

    Many of our customers travelling from Lille to Leicester don't make Leicester their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Birmingham, Manchester, Nottingham or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your Lille and Leicester trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Leicester to any of these top destinations today!

    Travelling from Lille to Leicester: related information

    Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

    The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

    We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

    Hand With Phone
    More routes, destinations and providers