Train times for Tue 29 Aug
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 €27.52 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*
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 €15. 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 2 hours and 52 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 4 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 16 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 22:25. 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 29/08/2017. 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 17/04/2017 for travel on 11/05/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.