Public Transport: Buses & Trains
Gare de Grande-Synthe
Served by local trains, however passengers can link to mainline stations, Calais and Lille. Rue Babeuf, Grand Synthe (59).
Gare de Valenciennes
Links to Calais and Lille as well as Paris and Brussels as well as local trains. Place de la Gare, Valenciennes (59).
Gare de Boulogne Ville
TGV service to Lille-Europe via Calais-Frethun which takes 55 minutes. 3, Boulevard Voltaire, Boulogne sur Mer (62).
Gare SNCF Calais Ville (Calais Ville Railway Station).
Principal station for commuter and short distances from Calais. Free shuttle bus to connect with services to Paris. 46, avenue Wilson, Calais (62).
Gare de Lens
Terminus for Calais, Boulogne, Arras and Lille. Place du General de Gaulle, Lens (62).
Gare de Maubeuge
Station situated on the Creil-Jeumont railway, with links to Lille, Paris and Lille Euralille. Place de la Gare, Maubeuge (59).
iDBUS (International bus/coach service).
Bus network run by SNCF. From Lille you can travel to Amsterdam, Brussels, London and Paris (and onwards from there). All buses have comfortable seats and are equipped with Wi-Fi. Boulevard de Leeds, 59800 Lille (outiside Gare Lille Europe)
Gare de Montreuil-sur-Mer
The station is served by TER Picardie trains on two lines: Boulogne to Arras, and Boulogne to Lille via Bethune. Avenue de la gare, Montreuil-sur-Mer (62).
Gare de Roubaix
TGV with links to Lille, Calais and Paris. Gare SNCF, Place de la Gare, Roubaix (59).
Gare de Saint-Quentin
Station on the Creil–Jeumont railway, connections to Paris Nord, Cambrai, Lille & Amiens. Gare SNCF, St. Quentin (02).
Gare de Beauvais
Connections to Le Treport-Mers, Creil and Paris-Nord. Gare SNCF, 62 Avenue de la Republique, Beauvais (60).
Corail Intercites trains between Paris Gare du Nord and Boulogne and TER Picardie and TER Nord-Pas-de-Calais trains (Calais - Amiens and Abbeville - le Treport-Mers lines. Gare SNCF dAbbeville, Place de la Gare, Abbeville (80).
Gare de Soissons
Local trains plus some connections to larger cities. Gare SNCF, Place de la gare, Soissons (02).
Gare de Chantilly-Gouvieux
On the Paris - Lille line. Gare SNCF, Place de la Gare, Chantilly Gouvieux (60).
Bus company operating in and around Chateau Thierry. See their website for full timetables and other relevant information.
Gare SNCF de Compiegne (Railway Station, Compiegne).
On the Creil–Jeumont railway, Links to Jaux/ Paris Nord, Noyon/Cambrai & Remy/Amiens. 3 place de la Gare,Compiegne (60).
Calais - Ligne 1
Local bus company. See website for full timetables and routes. La ligne 1 Mairie de Marck, Cite Europe, Calais (62).
CASOBUS (Bougeco.com) Bus service around St Omer (62)
Bus services in and around Saint Omer (62) Website in english.
Gare de Wambaix
Station served by Nord pas de Calais and Picardy trains - Lille & St. Quentin. Chemin Vert, Wambaix (59).
Gare de Chateau-Thierry
Situated on the Paris–Strasbourg railway serving Paris-Est and links to Reims. Gare SNCF, Place Jean Monet, Chateau Thierry (02).
Gare SNCF dAbancourt (Abancourt Railway Station)
Primarily served by TER Picardie trains. At intersection of Rouen - Amiens & Paris - Beauvais. Place de la Gare, Abancourt (60).
Gare de Cambrai
Serving the Nord and Pas de Calais regions, links to Lille and Belgium. 12 Place de la Gare, Cambrai (59).
Gare de Chauny
Situated on the Creil–Jeumont railway with local trains and links to Noyon and Paris. Gare SNCF Place Jean Catelas, Chauny (02).
Website for the National train network. Includes times, journey planners and ticket booking facility. TGV times and routes are also accessible on the site. English option available. 34 rue du Commandant Mouchotte. Paris (75).
Links to St. Quentin, Lille and Brussels. Place de la gare, Aulnoye-Aymeries (59).
Gare de Dunkerque
TGV links to Lille and Paris as well as local lines to Hazebrouck and Arras. Gare SNCF, Place de la Gare, BP 6339, Dunkerque (59).
Compiegne TIC buses (Transports Intercommunaux du Compiegnoi...
Compiegne public bus routes and schedules. TIC routes are free to users. Bus routes leave and arrive from in front of the SNCF railway station. Plans and timetables can be downloaded from this page.
Gare de Tergnier
On the Creil–Jeumont railway. Connections to Paris Nord, St. Quentin/Cambrai & Montescourt/Lille. Gare SNCF, Place Vaucanson, Tergnier(02).
Gare de Lille-Flandres
Main train station of Lille. It is a terminus for SNCF Intercity and regional trains. Place des Buisses, Lille (59).
Gare de Tourcoing
Links to Lille, Calais and Paris as well as Eurostar. 1 rue Pierre Semard, Tourcoing (59).
Gare de Caudry
The station is served by TER Nord-Pas-de-Calais and TER Picardie trains, with links to Lille, Picardy and Reims. Place de la Gare, Caudry (59).
Eurolines (Bus Service, international)
Eurolines coaches from Lille connect with 19 different countries, including the UK and within France. Website available in 6 different languages. Open 09:00-18:00 weekdays. Saturday 09:30-16:30. (See website). 23 Parvis Saint Maurice, 59000 Lille
Gare de La Ferte-Milon
Station on the line from Paris-Est to Reims. Gare SNCF, Place de la Gare, La Ferte Milon (02).
Gare de Boulogne Tintelleries
Routes from Boulogne to Lille, Calais to Amiens and between Boulogne and Dunkerque. Place Zamenoff, Boulogne sur Mer (62).
Gare TGV de Calais Frethun
This is the TGV (high speed) train station. It is the first stop for the Eurostar line. It is also on the routes for Lille, Boulogne and Paris. It is 6 miles from the centre of Lille. Frethun (62).
Gare de Laon
Amiens - Tergnier - Laon - Reims route. Gare SNCF, Place des droits de lHomme, Laon (02).
Gare de Lille - Europe
This station is primarily used for high-speed Eurostar and TGV services although some regional trains also call at the station. 1 place Francois Mitterand, Gare Lille Europe, Euralille (59).
Gare dEtaples-Le Touquet
Services Boulogne-Sur-Mer and Arras, also between Lille and Calais. Paris Gare du Nord and Boulogne-Sur-Mer via Abbeville and a TGV service to Lille-Europe via Calais-Frethune. Place de la Gare, Etaples Le Touquet (62).
Gare de Busigny
On the Creil–Jeumont line, this station has links to St. Quentin, Lille and Cambrai. Place Averlon, Busigny (59).