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Coming to Lille

By plane

Paris-Roissy Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport
It is not necessary to use car to go to Lille town centre from Paris-Roissy Charles de Gaulle airport.
The easiest is to take train because the TGV station to go to Lille is very useful and located in the airport.
→ From Terminal 2, there is a direct TGV to Lille (45 mn, more than 20 return trips a day).
→ If you are going to Paris-Charles-de Gaulle with the RER B + Orlyval train, go to departure Hall 2, exit W, and take the Orlyval to Antony, then follow the RER B connection to Paris-Charles-de Gaulle Airport.
There are 2 stops at Paris-Charles-de Gaulle:
- Charles-de Gaulle 1 Airport for Terminal 1 and Terminal 3
- Charles-de Gaulle 2/TGV Airport for Terminal 2 and the SNCF railway station

Charles de Gaulle Airport website
Travelling around Paris by underground our bus

Lille-Lesquin Airport
It is not necessary to use car to go to Lille town centre from the Lille-Lesquin airport.
There are regular shuttle services between airport and Lille town centre.
18 return trips a day: from 5.00 am to 10.30 pm Monday to Friday (during the week-end following the flights). Travel time : 20 minutes.
Shuttle information: +33-(0)891-67-32-10
« Allô Navette »: call centre / +33-(0)3-20-90-79-79
Lille-Lesquin Airport website

Bruxelles-Zaventem Airport (Belgium)

It is not necessary to use car to go to Lille town centre from Bruxelles-Zaventem airport.
There are regular shuttle services (trains - City Airport Express) between the airport and the railway station Bruxelles-Midi  (38 mn to Lille by TGV Eurostar, 18 return trips a day).
Bruxelles-Zaventem Airport website

Other airports
Beauvais Airport website (France)
Charleroi Airport website (Belgium)
Heathrow Airport (England)

√ By rail

The railway stations Lille-Europe and Lille-Flandres, situated in the center, are served by high-speed train (5 mn walk away to Lille Grand Palais).
UK customers should contact Rail Europe Ltd (the official UK distributor for SNCF-French Railways) who will be able to make the necessary travel arrangements. To access live timetables, check prices or to make a booking visit :

Eurotunnel information: +33 (0)321 00 61 00 /
Eurostar information: +33 (0)892 35 35 39 /

→ More than 150 taxis will answer calls day and night.
Bookings on: +33 (0)3 20 06 06 06 / +33 (0)3 20 06 64 00 / +33 (0)3 20 55 20 56
→ Using the metro: Line 2 "Saint-Philibert / C.H. Dron", Lille Grand Palais station or Mairie de Lille station (the two stations are 3 mn walk to Lille Grand Palais).

√ By car

Lille Grand Palais is easy to get to:
By motorway A1: exit 2, 2A road to Lille Grand Palais
By motorway A25: exit 1 in Lille, 2A road to Lille Grand Palais
Download the access map to Lille Grand Palais
Undercover parking situated on the ground floor of Lille Grand Palais is open during the conference.

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