Lille to Bourges route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 48m
Fare range€30-€131
Distance396km
First & last trains
First train departs at07:41
Last train departs at17:13
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 56m
Changes2 changes
Stations
Origin StationLille
Destination StationBourges

Train times for Tue 24 Oct

10:11
11:14
Lille
Bourges
4h 10m2 changes
10:40
11:41
Lille
Bourges
5h 19m6 changes
11:41
12:44
Lille
Bourges
5h 15m3 changes
11:51
12:43
Lille
Bourges
5h 05m5 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lille to Bourges start at €59.36 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€59.36
14 days
in advance
€61.50
Avg. single price
On the day
€98.50
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Lille to Bourges?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lille to Bourges is €30. To buy train tickets from Lille to Bourges for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Lille to Bourges by train?

The average journey time between Lille and Bourges is 4 hours and 48 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 56 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 9 trains per day travelling from Lille to Bourges. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Lille to Bourges?

The first train from Lille to Bourges departs at 07:41. The last train from Lille to Bourges departs at 17:13. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Lille and Bourges?

No, it is not possible to travel from Lille to Bourges without having to change trains. To travel from Lille to Bourges will require a minimum of 2 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Lille?

By train, of course. See trains from Bourges to Lille.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lille to Bourges for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/10/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 06/08/2017 for travel on 02/11/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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