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Travelling from Lille to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Lille to Manchester take around 3 hours and 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 481 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lille and Manchester.

Are there direct trains from Lille to Manchester?

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

We usually find around 17 departures on the route from Lille to Manchester 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 14 departures.

How long is the train journey from Lille to Manchester?

The Lille to Manchester train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lille to Manchester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Lille around 07:35 and the last train is around 21:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lille around 08:35, and the last at 20:35.

When to book Lille to Manchester train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Lille to Manchester by train.

Which train companies operate between Lille and Manchester?

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

  • Eurostar
  • London Underground
  • Virgin Trains

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 rail 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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