Special offer: There are no booking fees between 29 July - 31 December 2020. Read COVID-19 updates on European train services here. Sonderregelung: Vom 29. Juli bis 31. Dezember 2020 erheben wir keine Buchungsgebühren. Lies Coronavirus-Updates über Zugverbindungen in Europa hier. Offre exceptionnelle: Pas frais de réservation entre le 29 juillet et le 31 décembre 2020. Lisez notre page dédiée aux nouvelles sur le Covid-19 et les conditions de circulation en Europe ici. Offerta speciale: Non sono previsti costi di prenotazione nel periodo tra il 29 luglio e il 31 dicembre 2020. Leggi gli aggiornamenti COVID-19 sui servizi dei treni in Europa qui. Oferta excepcional: No hay gastos de gestión entre el 29 de julio y el 31 de diciembre de 2020. Lea las actualizaciones sobre COVID-19 y los servicios de trenes europeos aquí. Oferta especial: não há taxas de reserva entre 29 de julho - 31 de dezembro de 2020. Leia as atualizações sobre o Covid-19 e os serviços ferroviários europeus aqui.

Lille to Bern by train

  • First train
    05:38
  • Last train
    21:59
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 53m
  • Distance
    521 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 41m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Lille to Bern by train

Fast trains from Lille to Bern take around 5 hours and 53 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 521 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lille and Bern.

1. Are there direct trains from Lille to Bern?

Journeys between Lille and Bern usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Lille to Bern 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 14 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Lille to Bern?

The Lille to Bern train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 53 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Lille to Bern train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bern is usually scheduled to depart Lille around 05:38 and the last train is around 21:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lille around 05:37, and the last at 21:51.

When to book Lille to Bern train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Lille to Bern by train.

Help with booking alerts

Which train companies operate between Lille and Bern?

More than one train company operates on the route from Lille to Bern, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Alleo
  • Autocar
  • Eurocity
  • Eurostar
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Lyria
  • S-Bahn
  • Südwestdeutsche Verkehrs-AG
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Thalys
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Bern to Lille by train

Other journeys to Bern View all journeys to Bern

Buy train and bus tickets for UK and Europe - the easy way

  • Easy, fast and cheap
  • Pay in EUR, GBP or USD
  • Cheaper UK tickets with Pricehack

Subscribe to our newsletter

Subscribe to receive top tips, train news and travel inspiration straight to your inbox

Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.