You want to go to Lille but you don't know where to park?
If you are not careful where you park, parking in Lille can be very expensive.
In this article, we give you all the tips about parking in Lille so that you can take full advantage of this city with its flamboyant architecture and spend the less on parking!
Quickly access the different sections of this article:
- General parking regulations in Lille
- Parking near Old Lille
- Parking near Rue de Béthune - Shopping
- Free parking near Lille-Flandres and Lille-Europe train station
- Free parking near Citadel Park
- Free parking near the Belfry of Lille and Parc Jean Lebas
General parking regulations in Lille
As you can see on the map, the city centre of Lille is mostly paying for parking.
Paid streets are represented in orange and yellow on the map. Parking is paid from Monday to Saturday. Prefer the yellow streets which are cheaper and less restrictive regarding maximum parking time!
Streets in blue are streets where parking is free as long as you put your parking disc on your windshield.
The streets in green are streets where parking is free, with no time limit. So prefer them instead!
Parking near Old Lille
Are you planning to walk the streets of Old Lille? You're lucky, because there's a free parking area not far away!
In the Rue de Courtrai, the Rue Maugré and the Rue du Pont à Raismes you can park for free and without time limit!
Parking near Rue de Béthune - Shopping
At 15-minute walking distance from Lille's shopping street, Rue de Béthune, there is a free parking area, the green zone shown on the map.
One of these streets is the Rue Alphonse Mercier:
If you don't want to walk there, use the yellow zone for parking and not the orange, as it is much cheaper.
Free parking near Lille-Flandres and Lille-Europe train station
If you need to park near Lille Flandres Station, there are several public parkings where you can park your car, however they will cost you a lot of money.
- Gare Europe - Autocité
- Gare de Lille Flandres - Effia
- Tours - Autocité
- Euralille - Autocité
- Casino Barrière - Groupe Barrière
However, a free parking area is located at 15 minutes walking distance from the Rue Eugène Jacquet. If you don't want to pay a lot for your parking, you should use it.
Free parking near Citadel Park
Are you planning to visit the Parc de la Citadelle in Lille?
15 minutes away, you will find a free parking area around the Parc de la Citadelle, in the Rue de Toul.
Perfect if you plan to spend a day walking in the Park!
Free parking near the Belfry of Lille and Parc Jean Lebas
Just 5 minutes from the Parc Jean Lebas and about 10 minutes walking distance from the Belfry of Lille, you will find free parking around the Boulevard Victor Hugo and the Rue de Cambral.
As you can see on the map, there are many green zones, which are free and where there is no parking timelimit.
This article aims to give you all the tips and tricks to find free parking near your destination!