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Florence to Lille by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    11hr 25m
  • Distance
    982 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    21hr 44m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Florence to Lille by train

Fast trains from Florence to Lille take around 11 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 982 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Florence and Lille.

1. Are there direct trains from Florence to Lille?

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

We usually find around 39 departures on the route from Florence to Lille 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 32 departures.

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

The Florence to Lille train travel time is normally about 11 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Lille is usually scheduled to depart Florence around 05:55 and the last train is around 22:25. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Florence to Lille train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half 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 Florence to Lille by train.

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Which train companies operate between Florence and Lille?

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

  • Alleo
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • InterCity
  • Italo
  • TGV
  • Thello

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

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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.