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Journey timeFrom 4h 27m
Price$39.36 - $268.71
Distance587km (365 miles)
Departure stationLa Rochelle
Arrival stationLille
Changes1 change
Train and bus operators

La Rochelle to Lille train times

Check out the next trains departing from La Rochelle to Lille for Friday 15th Nov 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDurationTrainOperated by
08:5113:545h 03m, 1 changeTGV INOUI 8372, TGV INOUI 5265SNCF
11:2115:484h 27m, 1 changeTGV INOUI 8364, TGV INOUI 7049SNCF
12:2418:185h 54m, 2 changesTER 63454, TGV INOUI 8450+1SNCF
14:4419:424h 58m, 1 changeTGV INOUI 8378, TGV INOUI 5284SNCF
15:4920:484h 59m, 1 changeTGV INOUI 8380, TGV INOUI 7083SNCF
16:4421:565h 12m, 2 changesTGV INOUI 8384, RER 82808+1SNCF
16:4422:075h 23m, 1 changeTGV INOUI 8384, TGV INOUI 7091SNCF
17:1023:306h 20m, 2 changesTER 63458, TGV INOUI 8346+1SNCF
18:4707:5513h 08m, 2 changesTGV INOUI 8386, TER 47935+1SNCF
20:4408:4512h 01m, 1 changeTGV INOUI 8392, TGV INOUI 7515SNCF

Cheap train tickets from La Rochelle to Lille

Train tickets from La Rochelle to Lille start at €34 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €127.68.
lowest price found
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price87.30
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price122.27
on the day
avg. single price127.68

Ahorra comprando tus billetes con la mayor antelación posible

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from La Rochelle to Lille by booking early.§

Descubre cómo encontrar billetes de tren más baratos

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Consulta (¡y obtén!) los descuentos y ofertas de tren del momento

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Utiliza tu tarjeta de descuento al comprar tus billetes de tren

Take a look at Tarjetas de descuento Renfe to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from La Rochelle to Lille? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from La Rochelle to Lille take?

The average journey time by train between La Rochelle and Lille is 5 hours and 50 minutes, with around 10 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between La Rochelle and Lille by train?

The fastest journey time by train from La Rochelle to Lille is 4 hours and 27 minutes.

How much does the train from La Rochelle to Lille cost?

Train tickets from La Rochelle to Lille can start from as little as €34 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from La Rochelle to Lille?

No, there are no direct train services from La Rochelle to Lille. Travelling from La Rochelle to Lille by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from La Rochelle to Lille leave?

The first train from La Rochelle to Lille leaves at 05:39. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from La Rochelle to Lille leave?

The last train from La Rochelle to Lille leaves at 19:51. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between La Rochelle and Lille by train?

Trains travelling from La Rochelle to Lille cover a distance of around 587km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lille to La Rochelle.
*Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for La Rochelle to Lille for a typical week day using timetable data for 15/11/2019. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 01/04/2019 for travel on 02/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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