Lille-Lesquin Airport is located about 7 km from the centre of Lille and welcomes more than one million travellers each year.
The airport in Northern France connects the city of Lille with some 70 destinations, thanks to several airlines present. Developed on approximately 450 hectares, Lille-Lesquin airport consists of three terminals: one dedicated to passenger flights, one to cargo and the third to business flights.
To reach the centre of Lille, the most convenient way is to use the shuttle, the Lille Airport Shuttle: the service operates every day, including Sundays and public holidays when the Sunday timetable applies.
At the airport, the Lille Airport Shuttle stop is located in the drop-off area, at Gate A level, near the check-in counters and the Departures area. In the city centre, on the other hand, the shuttle departs in front of the CIC building, opposite Place des Buisses, in the immediate vicinity of the train station and the ‘Lille Flanders’ metro/tram station.
The duration of the transfer is approximately 20 minutes, barring unfavourable traffic conditions. The cost of a single ticket is €8, while a return ticket is €10.
Alternatively, the airport connection is also provided by line 68 of the Ilévia network (accessible from the 4 Cantons metro station).
Bus line 68 serves as a shuttle to Lesquin Airport and connects the airport directly to Villeneuve-d’Ascq 4 Cantons Stade Pierre Mauroy in just 15 minutes. Bus 68 to Lille-Lesquin Airport runs every 20-60 minutes during the day, from 05.30 to 21.00.
This line is recommended for those who need to get to the Motte district, Lesquin city centre, Lesquin station, the College Charlemagne or the Lille arts district.
If you have special needs, Lille Airport is regularly served by several taxi companies. The cars are parked on the Level 2 apron.
A ride to the centre of Lille costs an average of EUR 25 for daytime and EUR 30 for night-time, from 22.00 to 06.00.
Below you can see real-time departure and arrival times at Lille Airport.
Private transfers (or shared) are an excellent alternative to public transport at a slightly higher cost, especially if you are traveling in a group. Unlike the buses that follow a predefined route, making stops only where foreseen, the transfers are at your disposal and will take you directly to your destination, avoiding further transfers with luggage in tow. In particular, private transfers for exclusive use are comparable to a taxi service. You can book a taxi or rental with driver at Lille Airport using the link below.
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