Lille travel information

 

UEFA Respect Access for AllGetting to Lille by air

 

The nearest international airport to Lille is Lille-Lesquin airport, which has a limited number of European and domestic connections. It is approximately 10km from the stadium.

 

www.lille.aeroport.fr/home

 

For more information on airport assistance, visit: www.lille.aeroport.fr/prepare-for-your-journey/special-assistance/

 

Travel assistance for disabled passengers must be booked at least 48 hours before departure, via the relevant airline or travel agent.

 

A shuttle bus connects the airport to Lille-Flandres railway station in 20 minutes (fare: €8).

For more information, visit: www.lille.aeroport.fr/getting-to-the-airport/parking/ and www.lille.aeroport.fr/getting-to-the-airport/road-map/

 

The airport has wide automatic doors and accessible toilets and lifts.

 

Getting to Lille by rail

 

Lille has two main railway stations: Lille-Flandres and Lille-Europe. Both stations offer connections to numerous cities in France, as well as abroad: Belgium, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.

 

To book a wheelchair space, please visit www.sncf.com/en/services/handicap/information-booking

 

If you require assistance during your journey, you must book this with Accès Plus at least 48 hours before departure (see contact details below). You should arrive at the station at least 45 minutes before departure and go to the Accès Plus office. The staff there will contact their colleagues at your destination station to ensure they are prepared for your arrival.

 

Tel. +33 (0)890 640 650 

Email: accesplus@sncf.fr

Web: www.voyages-sncf.com/services/acces-plus (French only)

 

If you are travelling with other operators, CAFE advises you to book assistance as early as possible. 

 

Getting to Lille by bus

 

Several coach companies provide buses to the tournament host cities and vehicle accessibility may vary. CAFE advises disabled supporters planning to travel by bus to discuss their specific access requirements with their travel provider before booking.

 

SNCF offers inter-city bus services that include accessible vehicles. It is advisable to book in advance and explain your specific access requirements at least 48 hours before departure. Levels of accessibility may vary.

 

For more information and to book your tickets, visit: www.ouibus.com/persons-limited-mobility