Your stay

All roads lead to Lille... And all reasons are good to stay there! Served by numerous means of transport, the city offers "Lilleers for a day or a week" many ideas for accommodation, food, travel, entertainment and pleasure! Starred hotels or a night of partying under the stars: the Lille metropolis has your imagination as its only limit, and a heart "this big" to welcome you!

Coming to Lille

Whatever your means of transport, coming to Lille is as easy as 1-2-3! With its numerous rail, air and road connections, the capital of Flanders is easily accessible and benefits from a favourable geographical position at the crossroads of the major metropolises of North-Western Europe.

Lille airport is the symbol of the new dynamics of the city. Located 20 minutes from the city centre, by shuttle bus, it provides a large number of connections with the main European capitals and also several Mediterranean tourist areas. 

Lille-Europe station is one of the busiest in Europe. It is a must for Eurostar passengers travelling to or from Brussels or London, and is located one hour from Paris.

With its large glass hall, the Lille-Flandres station is an invitation to make a stop. Located a few metres on foot from the centre, it is considered to be the second largest regional railway station in France.

Prepare your itineraries

Where to buy your passes and discover all the mobility solutions, go to the website ilévia

Getting around

There's so much to see and do in the Lille metropolis... Luckily there's Ilevia. The transport network of the metropolis offers several automatic metro lines, a tramway that runs along the main boulevards and buses by the hundreds to go anywhere, anytime. The metropolis is so well served that no place is more than 500 metres from a stop or station. If you add carpooling service and transportation by reservation, you really don't need a car to enjoy the city anymore!

the metropolis by bike!

Close to Holland, criss-crossed by cycle paths and rather flat, the metropolis is a cycling paradise. The V'Lille offers short term rentals in each station and can even rent an electric or folding bike for a longer period of time.


From 5-star palaces to small rooms in private homes, the metropolis offers a thousand solutions to enjoy the softness of its houses and the view through its windows.

Lille : the place to shop!

You're not going to resist! Lille and its metropolis offers shopping fans new experiences, between the luxury shops of the old town and the shopping malls of the future. It's no coincidence that many major chain stores have their headquarters here!