Nantes to Lille route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 22m
Trains per day3
Fare range€10-€200
Distance507km
First & last trains
First train departs at05:00
Last train departs at19:06
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 04m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationNantes
Destination StationLille

Train times for Tue 24 Oct

11:03
13:21
Nantes
Lille
4h 45m2 changes
12:03
16:07
Nantes
Lille
4h 04mDirect
12:06
14:14
Nantes
Lille
4h 34m4 changes
13:03
15:21
Nantes
Lille
4h 15m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Nantes to Lille start at €68.77 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€68.77
14 days
in advance
€86.14
Avg. single price
On the day
€102.08
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Nantes to Lille is €10. To buy train tickets from Nantes to Lille 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 Nantes to Lille by train?

The average journey time between Nantes and Lille is 4 hours and 22 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 4 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 22 trains per day travelling from Nantes to Lille. 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 Nantes to Lille?

The first train from Nantes to Lille departs at 05:00. The last train from Nantes to Lille departs at 19:06. 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 Nantes and Lille?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Nantes to Lille without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Nantes to Lille. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Nantes?

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

  • *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 Nantes to Lille 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 11/07/2017 for travel on 14/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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