Dunkerque to Lens route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 28m
Trains per day6
Fare range€6-€28
Distance74km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:07
Last train departs at20:08
Fastest journey
Fastest route56m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationDunkerque
Destination StationLens

Train times for Tue 28 Nov

09:56
10:53
Dunkerque
Lens
57mDirect
11:08
11:41
Dunkerque
Lens
1h 35m1 change
12:13
12:46
Dunkerque
Lens
1h 33m1 change
12:34
13:05
Dunkerque
Lens
1h 44m2 changes
13:56
14:53
Dunkerque
Lens
57mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Dunkerque to Lens start at €15.07 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

7 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€15.07
1 day
in advance
€15.30
Avg. single price
On the day
€16.70
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Dunkerque to Lens?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Dunkerque to Lens is €6. To buy train tickets from Dunkerque to Lens for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Dunkerque to Lens by train?

The average journey time between Dunkerque and Lens is 1 hour and 28 minutes and the fastest journey time is 56 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 23 trains per day travelling from Dunkerque to Lens. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Dunkerque to Lens?

The first train from Dunkerque to Lens departs at 05:07. The last train from Dunkerque to Lens departs at 20:08. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Dunkerque and Lens?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Dunkerque to Lens without having to change trains. There are 6 direct trains from Dunkerque to Lens. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Dunkerque?

By train, of course. See trains from Lens to Dunkerque.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Dunkerque to Lens for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/11/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 26/08/2017 for travel on 26/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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