Thanks to Transpole, Lille has a comprehensive public transport network:
2 automatic metro lines (the VAL: automatic light vehicule)
the world's first automatic subway (1983), 60 stops covering 45 km.
Line 1 : Villeneuve d’Ascq 4 Cantons <> Lille CHU-Eurasanté (Regional Hospital).
Works of renovation are planned on August 2017: bus-relais from 12 to 17 August from Fives and 4 Cantons - bus-relais from 18 to 20 August from CHRU Eurasanté and République-Beaux Arts
Line 2 : Lomme Saint Philibert (Hospital) <> Tourcoing CH Dron (Hospital)
2 tram lines with more than 35 stops connecting Lille to Roubaix and Tourcoing.
Tramway R : Roubaix Eurotéléport <> Gare Lille Flandres. From 24 July to 31 August, bus-relais from Bol d'Air to Eurotéléport
Tramway T : Tourcoing centre <> Gare Lille Flandres
About 60 bus routes.
The buses, trams and metros run every day (except May 1st) from 5.30 am to around midnight.
Standard (single) fare for the entire network: €1.60 for a full-price single ticket.
Set of 10 tickets: €14
ZAP ticket (3 tram or subway stations, transfert available): €1
Day Pass (available during 24h): €4.80
Evening Pass (after 7.00 pm): €2.20
The buses, trams and metros are free with City Pass
More information about public transports: www.transpole.fr