Lille Travel Guide


Lille Lesquin International Airport (LIL)

Location: The airport is situated about six miles (10km) from Lille, close to the Belgian border.
Time: GMT +1 (GMT +2 from last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October).
Contacts: Tel: +33 89 1673 210
Getting to the city: The airport shuttle service operates from the city centre, hourly, every day between 5.10am and 8pm; and from the airport, every hour, from 5.30am to 22.15pm. Services on Sundays tend to start later. Several taxi companies also serve the airport.
Car rental: Avis, Enterprise Citer, Europcar, and Hertz offer car rental facilities at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are available from the airport to the city centre. Several taxi companies serve the airport including Taxi Alexandre, Taxi Union and Taxi Rihour.
Facilities: The airport has an ATM, restaurants and cafeterias, bars, a duty-free shop, a newsagent, a post office, a tourist help desk, and a business centre.
Parking: Short-term parking in lot P2 costs €3.50 for the first hour, €5.50 for two hours, and €7.50 for three hours; up to €18.30 for 12 hours. P3 is the closest to the terminal and costs €25.80 for up to 12 hours, €33 for the first day, and €69 for a week. Sheltered parking in P4 is €40 for the first day. The long-term car park, P1, is further from the terminal and costs €42 for up to eight days.