Travel options
from Lille to London

You can get from Lille to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Lille to London on 27 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30Lille, Lille Europe1h27 09:57London St Pancras International
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£1271One-way
Cheapest
04:26Lille, Gare Lille Europe15h24 18:50London
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£821One-way
Other options
19:05Lille, Lille Europe1h22 19:27London St Pancras International
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£1621One-way
21:33Lille, Lille Europe1h24 21:57London St Pancras International
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£1621One-way
16:38Lille, Lille Europe1h22 17:00London St Pancras International
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£2021One-way

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Wed
27 Oct
£127Eurostar
£82BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
28 Oct
£127Eurostar
£110BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
29 Oct
£223Eurostar
£40Union Ivkoni International
Sat
30 Oct
£202Eurostar
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Sun
31 Oct
£162Eurostar
£39Union Ivkoni International
Mon
1 Nov
£121Eurostar
£26Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£91Eurostar
£44BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
3 Nov
£76Eurostar
£38BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
4 Nov
£91Eurostar
£37BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
5 Nov
£107Eurostar
£32Union Ivkoni International
Sat
6 Nov
£76Eurostar
£29BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
7 Nov
£61Eurostar
£22Flixbus
Mon
8 Nov
£61Eurostar
£26Flixbus
Tue
9 Nov
£50Eurostar
£36BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
10 Nov
£91Eurostar
£95BlaBlaCar Bus
Thu
11 Nov
£76Eurostar
£48BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
12 Nov
£76Eurostar
£32BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
13 Nov
£67Eurostar
£20Flixbus
Sun
14 Nov
£61Eurostar
£13Flixbus
Mon
15 Nov
£50Eurostar
£38BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information between Lille and London

distanceDistance150 miles (242 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£35 - £86
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £35 • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £86 • 1 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Eurostar

Travel 150 miles (242 km) by coach or train between Lille and London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 22 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £35. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Eurostar among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Lille to London.

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FAQs
Does United Kingdom have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people travelling to London from Lille?

Travel from Lille, France to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London from Lille restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to London, United Kingdom from Lille?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 25/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Lille to London closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on reentering France from London, United Kingdom due to the coronavirus pandemic?

The current restriction level for returning to Lille, France from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Lille, France from London, United Kingdom?

Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Lille from London?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required

Which rules do I need to follow in Lille, France regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 25/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Lille from London here.

How do I travel from Lille to London?

You can travel to London from Lille 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Lille to London?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Lille to London, which costs on average £35.

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A coach journey is usually £51 less than a journey to London by train, which costs on average £86 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Lille to London?

The fastest way from Lille to London is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 22 min.

Other travel options from Lille to London can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 6 h 20 min.

What is the distance from Lille to London?

The distance between Lille and London is around 150 miles (242 km).

How many services a day are there to London from Lille?

The average frequency per day from Lille to London is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

When going from Lille to London, where do I depart from Lille and where do I arrive in London?

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

  • Coaches mostly depart from Lille, Gare Lille Europe and arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Trains from Lille to London most often leave from Lille Flandres and arrive in London Victoria.
Which travel companies can take me from Lille to London?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Lille to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to London by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Lille to London for £35.
  • Travel with Eurostar to go to London by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurostar Lille to London tickets on Omio for £86.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Lille to London?
Omio customers who travel from Lille to London often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between London and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I purchase a ticket between Lille and London online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip between Lille and London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £35 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £86 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Lille to London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.