WHY LILLE France EUROPE
Accessible, welcoming and with a rich heritage, Lille is a town with something for everyone. Sincerity, warmth, festivity and friendship are all part and parcel of life in Lille. Festivals, processions, shows, huge exhibitions take place throughout the year, not forgetting the famous “Braderie de Lille” !
The Euralille district has turned the Lille conurbation into one of the great European metropolitan areas, endowing it with a modern centre and a first class tertiary hub. Euralille, in which Lille Grand Palais is situated, is a powerhouse for tertiary development which is turning at full throttle. It boasts two TGV stations with a throughput of over 23 million travellers per year. It is THE business district of the city and a splendid example of contemporary urban planning.
Only 60 min from Paris (25 connections per day), 80 min from London (9 connections per day), 35 min from Brussels (15 connections per day) by train, Lille is the premier strategic European destination.