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About Lille Airport (LIL)

Lille Airport is located just south of Lille in northern France, near the country’s border with Belgium. Our Lille Airport guide provides useful information about the airport, including vital contact details, a list of terminal facilities and recommendations for nearby hotels.


An information desk is located in the main hall.


Driving directions:

Lille Airport is located 10 to 15 minutes from the centre of Lille, just off the A1 autoroute. Arriving from Lille on the southbound A1 Lille-Paris autoroute, take exit '20b - Airport Lesquin' and follow signs for the terminal.

Airport Info


Route de l'Aéroport
59810 Lesquin

Lille Airport is situated 7km (4 miles) southeast of Lille.

No. of terminals:

+33 3 2049 6747

Time Zone:
Central European Time
GMT +0100

Public Transport

Public transport road:

Bus: The Navette shuttle bus transports passengers from the airport to the railway stations in the city centre (journey time: 20 minutes; fare: €8). The bus stop is located opposite the arrivals hall, while the stop in the city centre can be found outside the Euralille shopping centre.

Taxi: Several taxi companies offer regular services to and from the airport, including Aéroport Taxi (tel: +33 3 2004 4924) and Taxi Europe (tel: +33 3 2056 1919). A full list of providers is available on the airport’s website.

Terminal facilities


Several ATMs are available in the terminal.


There is a bar and a restaurant in the terminal, after security.


There is a small collection of shops, including a newsagent/bookstore in the public area and a duty-free outlet (for passengers travelling outside the Schengen/EU area) in the international departures lounge.


There are no left-luggage facilities at Lille Airport. There is, however, a lost and found desk (tel: +33 3 2049 6747) for enquiries about items lost in the terminal – lost items should also be registered by email ( Luggage trolleys are available.


Other facilities at Lille Airport include a children's play area, baby changing facilities and a first aid room.

Airport facilities

Conference and business:

The business centre (tel: +33 3 2049 6847) offers a range of facilities and meeting rooms that should be booked in advance.

Further business and conference facilities are available at the nearby Mercure Lille Aéroport hotel (tel: +33 3 2087 4646;, a short drive from the airport.

Communication Facilities:

Free Wi-Fi internet access (for up to 15 minutes) is available throughout Lille Airport. Public telephones can be found at various points within the terminal building, while fax facilities are available at the information desk in the main hall. A post office is located on the first floor.

Disabled facilities:

Lille Airport is equipped with lifts, accessible escalators and disabled toilets. There are several reserved car spaces near the entrance of the terminal for disabled passengers. Wheelchairs are available from the airline counters – travellers requiring further assistance should contact their airline in advance of travel.

Car parking:

Short-stay parking is available near the terminal – among the short-term areas is a premium covered car park immediately outside the terminal. Long-stay parking is further away but is linked via a free shuttle service. Further information and rates are available from the airport’s parking office (tel: +33 3 2049 6747).

Car rental:

Car hire operators: Avis, Enterprise, Europcar and Hertz are represented at Lille Airport. Desks are located in the main hall, just outside Arrivals, and the car hire car park is situated a short distance from the terminal building.

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