Trains from
Paris Gare du Nord to Lens

Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 30m
Trains per day6
Fare range€13-€74
Distance175km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at07:52
Last train departs at19:52
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 10m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationParis Gare du Nord
Destination StationLens

Train times for Mon 11 Dec

07:52
09:02
Paris Gare du Nord
Lens
1h 10mDirect
08:46
11:15
Paris Gare du Nord
Lens
2h 29m1 change
10:52
12:16
Paris Gare du Nord
Lens
1h 24m1 change
12:52
14:02
Paris Gare du Nord
Lens
1h 10mDirect
14:52
16:02
Paris Gare du Nord
Lens
1h 10mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Paris Gare du Nord to Lens start at €26.15 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€26.15
14 days
in advance
€29.38
Avg. single price
On the day
€44.27
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Paris Gare du Nord to Lens?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Paris Gare du Nord to Lens is €13. To buy train tickets from Paris Gare du Nord 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 Paris Gare du Nord to Lens by train?

The average journey time between Paris Gare du Nord and Lens is 1 hour and 30 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 10 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 12 trains per day travelling from Paris Gare du Nord 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 Paris Gare du Nord to Lens?

The first train from Paris Gare du Nord to Lens departs at 07:52. The last train from Paris Gare du Nord to Lens departs at 19:52. 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 Paris Gare du Nord and Lens?

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

How do I get back to Paris Gare du Nord?

By train, of course. See trains from Lens to Paris Gare du Nord.

  • *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 Paris Gare du Nord to Lens for a typical week day using timetable data for 11/12/2017. 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 08/09/2017 for travel on 08/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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