Route overview
Avg. journey time5h 30m
Trains per day6
Fare range€10 - €242
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:24
Last train departs at18:06
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 55m
Origin StationMarseille
Destination StationLille

Train times for Tue 21 Aug

6h 31m
3 changes
4h 55m
5h 39m
1 change
5h 42m
1 change
5h 44m
1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Marseille to Lille start at €105.45 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Marseille to Lille?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Marseille to Lille is €10. To buy train tickets from Marseille to Lille for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 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.

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

The average journey time between Marseille and Lille is 5 hours and 30 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 55 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 18 trains per day travelling from Marseille 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 Marseille to Lille?

The first train from Marseille to Lille departs at 05:24. The last train from Marseille to Lille departs at 18:06. 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 Marseille and Lille?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Marseille to Lille without having to change trains. There are 6 direct trains from Marseille to Lille. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Marseille?

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

  • *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 Marseille to Lille for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/08/2018. 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 18/05/2018 for travel on 19/05/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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