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Clermont-Ferrand to Lille by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 37m
  • Distance
    542 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 49m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Clermont-Ferrand to Lille by train

Fast trains from Clermont-Ferrand to Lille take around 5 hours and 37 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 542 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Clermont-Ferrand and Lille.

1. Are there direct trains from Clermont-Ferrand to Lille?

Journeys between Clermont-Ferrand and Lille usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Clermont-Ferrand to Lille every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 20 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Clermont-Ferrand to Lille?

The Clermont-Ferrand to Lille train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 37 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Clermont-Ferrand to Lille train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lille is usually scheduled to depart Clermont-Ferrand around 05:39 and the last train is around 17:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Clermont-Ferrand around 06:18, and the last at 18:02.

When to book Clermont-Ferrand to Lille train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Clermont-Ferrand to Lille by train.

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Which train companies operate between Clermont-Ferrand and Lille?

More than one train company operates on the route from Clermont-Ferrand to Lille, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercites
  • Intercités
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.