Manchester to Lille by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Manchester to Lille by train
Fast trains from Manchester to Lille take around 4 hours and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 481 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Manchester and Lille.
1. Are there direct trains from Manchester to Lille?
Journeys between Manchester and Lille usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Manchester 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 24 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Manchester to Lille?
The Manchester to Lille train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Manchester to Lille train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Lille is usually scheduled to depart Manchester around 05:04 and the last train is around 23:41.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Manchester around 04:42, and the last at 23:41.
What's the Manchester to Lille train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Manchester to Lille are $145.07.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $181 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $255. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Manchester 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 Manchester to Lille by train.
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Which train companies operate between Manchester and Lille?
More than one train company operates on the route from Manchester to Lille, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- London Underground
- UK Rail Connections
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Lille to Manchester by train