If there are changes in your route, make sure you always have enough time to walk from one platform to the other and never forget the possibility of delay that could make you miss the second train.
Especially when travelling alone, such long journeys can be extremely boring. The plane is in this case the perfect alternative: if you can book in advance, low cost airlines can offer tickets to Lille even cheaper than train tickets.
Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Nantes to Lille?
You can take the train to Lille at NANTES, which arrives at LILLE EUROPE or Lille Flandres.
How many train connections are there from Nantes to Lille every day?
51 train connections exist to reach Lille from Nantes per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 47 routes which have at least one change versus 4 routes which are direct lines. So although the trip is longer, if you want to travel between these cities at the last moment, choosing a route including one change or more could be better especially if there are too few connections. Nevertheless, if you do not want to change trains, it is highly advocated to choose an offer with a direct route.
How long do you need to get to Lille by train?
The average duration of the journey is 4 hours and 56 minutes, but the fastest connections take you to Lille in 4 hours and 16 minutes. The first train leaves from Nantes at 07:01, while the last one leaves at 15:01.