Route overview
Avg. journey time8h 51m
Trains per day1
Fare range€62-€287
Train operatorsEurolines France, isilines,
First & last trains
First train departs at05:19
Last train departs at18:14
Fastest journey
Fastest route7h 45m
Origin StationNice
Destination StationLille

Train times for Tue 29 May

8h 44m
1 change
7h 45m
2 changes
8h 18m
1 change
8h 59m
3 changes
9h 23m
2 changes

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Nice to Lille is €62. To buy train tickets from Nice 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 Nice to Lille by train?

The average journey time between Nice and Lille is 8 hours and 51 minutes and the fastest journey time is 7 hours and 45 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 18 trains per day travelling from Nice 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 Nice to Lille?

The first train from Nice to Lille departs at 05:19. The last train from Nice to Lille departs at 18:14. 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 Nice and Lille?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Nice to Lille without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Nice to Lille. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Nice?

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

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Nice to Lille for a typical week day using timetable data for 29/05/2018. 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 21/02/2018 for travel on 23/02/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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