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Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe in 8 hours 4 minutes

If you want to travel from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe by train to take around 13 hours 13 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 8 hours 4 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll usually find around 18 trains per day running on this route, which spans 407 miles (656 km). You’ll have to make 2 changes along the way on your journey to Lille-Europe.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe start from €38.90 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for timetables, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe by train

It takes an average of 13h 13m to travel from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe by train, over a distance of around 407 miles (656 km). There are normally 18 trains per day travelling from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe and tickets for this journey start from €38.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 8h 4m
PriceFrom €38.90
Distance407 miles (656 km)
Frequency18 trains per day
First train01:02
Last train23:21
Departure stationLeipzig Hbf
Arrival stationLille-Europe
Changes2 changes
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus

Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe train times

Check out the next trains departing from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe for Tuesday 25th January 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
10:33 20:38 10h 5m, 3 changes
10:48 20:38 9h 50m, 5 changes
11:48 20:30 8h 42m, 2 changes
13:48 05:52 16h 4m, 2 changes
14:33 07:07 16h 34m, 2 changes
14:42 05:52 15h 10m, 6 changes
14:42 07:51 17h 9m, 3 changes
14:48 07:51 17h 3m, 4 changes
15:48 05:52 14h 4m, 7 changes
15:48 07:51 16h 3m, 5 changes

Cheap train tickets from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe

The price of train tickets from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe starts at €38.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

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 Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

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.

Choose a slower or connecting train

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!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train 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 Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe? 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 Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe take?

The average journey time by train between Leipzig Hbf and Lille-Europe is 13 hours and 13 minutes, with around 18 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 Leipzig Hbf and Lille-Europe by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe is 8 hours and 4 minutes.

How much does the train from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe cost?

Train ticket prices from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe can start from as little as €38.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe?

No, there are no direct train services from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe. Travelling from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe leave?

The first train from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe leaves at 01:02. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe leave?

The last train from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe leaves at 23:21. 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 Leipzig Hbf and Lille-Europe by train?

Trains travelling from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe cover a distance of around 407 miles (656 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Lille-Europe to Leipzig Hbf. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Leipzig Hbf to Lille-Europe for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/25/2022. 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 02/21/2022 for travel on 02/21/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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