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Route overview
Avg. journey time3h 39m
Trains per day9
Fare range€16.00 - €236.00
Distance556km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:50
Last train departs at20:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 56m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationLyon
Destination StationLille

Lyon to Lille train times

Check out the next trains departing from Lyon to Lille for Tuesday 13th Nov 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
11:00
14:21
Lyon
Lille
3h 21m
Direct
11:34
15:48
Lyon
Lille
4h 14m
1 change
13:04
16:45
Lyon
Lille
3h 41m
2 changes
14:00
16:57
Lyon
Lille
2h 57m
Direct
14:04
17:45
Lyon
Lille
3h 41m
2 changes

SNCF, TGV and OUIGO trains from Lyon to Lille

You can travel from Lyon to Lille on SNCF, TGV and OUIGO trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

SNCF, TGV and OUIGO trains from Lyon to Lille

You can travel from Lyon to Lille on SNCF, TGV and OUIGO trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

SNCF, TGV and OUIGO trains from Lyon to Lille

You can travel from Lyon to Lille on SNCF, TGV and OUIGO trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

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SNCF TGV

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

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SNCF TGV

TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 320 km/h. All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and removable shelves. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with more flexible train tickets and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

PhotoCramos, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

OUIGO Train

OUIGO is the low-cost TGV service of SNCF. OUIGO trains have a unique comfort class, equivalent to the Second Class of a classic TGV. OUIGO tickets are only available on the internet. You also have the option to add features, such as a power socket instead, the layout of your seat in a space called tranquillity or the addition of additional luggage.

Everything you need to know about your train journey

Information included in this video is correct as of 10/12/16

Lyon to Lille train prices

Train tickets from Lyon to Lille start at €16.00 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Lyon to Lille start at €92.40 when you book at least 28 days in advance.** Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€92.40
14 days
in advance
€102.26
Avg. single price
On the day
€121.62
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from Lyon to Lille by train?

The average journey time between Lyon and Lille is 3 hours and 39 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 56 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 26 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Lille. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Lyon to Lille?

The first train from Lyon to Lille departs at 05:50. The last train from Lyon to Lille departs at 20:00. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Lyon and Lille?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Lyon to Lille without having to change trains. There are 9 direct trains from Lyon to Lille. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Lyon?

By train, of course. See trains from Lille to Lyon.

*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 Lyon to Lille for a typical week day using timetable data for 13/11/2018. 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 21/08/2018 for travel on 21/08/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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