Trains from Lens to Valenciennes

Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 28m
Trains per day9
Fare range€5-€25
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at04:54
Last train departs at20:44
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 01m
Origin StationLens
Destination StationValenciennes

Train times for Tue 16 Jan

1h 19m1 change
1h 13m1 change
1h 05mDirect
1h 01mDirect
2h 34m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lens to Valenciennes start at €13.60 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lens to Valenciennes is €5. To buy train tickets from Lens to Valenciennes 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 Lens to Valenciennes by train?

The average journey time between Lens and Valenciennes is 1 hour and 28 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 1 minute. On an average weekday, there are 25 trains per day travelling from Lens to Valenciennes. 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 Lens to Valenciennes?

The first train from Lens to Valenciennes departs at 04:54. The last train from Lens to Valenciennes departs at 20:44. 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 Lens and Valenciennes?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Lens to Valenciennes without having to change trains. There are 9 direct trains from Lens to Valenciennes. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Lens?

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

  • *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 Lens to Valenciennes for a typical week day using timetable data for 16/01/2018. 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 19/10/2017 for travel on 20/10/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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