Basel to Lille by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Basel to Lille by train
Fast trains from Basel to Lille take around 4 hours and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 476 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Basel and Lille.
1. Are there direct trains from Basel to Lille?
Journeys between Basel and Lille usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Basel 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 15 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Basel to Lille?
The Basel to Lille train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Basel to Lille train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Lille is usually scheduled to depart Basel around 05:18 and the last train is around 23:13.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Basel around 06:15, and the last at 23:13.
What's the Basel to Lille train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Basel to Lille are $50.95.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $90 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $125. 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 Basel 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 Basel to Lille by train.
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Which train companies operate between Basel and Lille?
More than one train company operates on the route from Basel to Lille, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Train Express Regional
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Lille to Basel by train