Geneva to Lille by train

  • First train
    05:02
  • Last train
    19:41
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 4m
  • Distance
    543 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    24
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 14m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Geneva to Lille by train

Fast trains from Geneva to Lille take around 5 hours and 4 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 543 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Geneva and Lille.

1. Are there direct trains from Geneva to Lille?

Journeys between Geneva and Lille usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 26 departures on the route from Geneva 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 21 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Geneva to Lille?

The Geneva to Lille train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 4 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Geneva to Lille train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lille is usually scheduled to depart Geneva around 05:02 and the last train is around 19:41. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Geneva around 05:39, and the last at 19:41.

When to book Geneva to Lille train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Geneva to Lille by train.

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Which train companies operate between Geneva and Lille?

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

  • 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.

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