How to get from Lille to Lens by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Lille to Lens is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||17 miles (27 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$2 - $9|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $2 (€2) • 41 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $2 (€2) • 41 min|
|Popular travel companies||SNCF | Autocar or SNCF | TER|
Take a bus or train to travel 17 miles (27 km) between Lille and Lens. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 41 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $2 (€2). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are SNCF | Autocar or SNCF | TER among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Lille to Lens.
There are 2 travel options between Lille and Lens. You can take a bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Lens from Lille is by taking a train, which costs on average $2 (€2).
This is compared to other ways of getting from Lille to Lens:
A train is $7 (€6) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Lille to Lens costing on average $9 (€8).
The quickest way to travel from Lille to Lens is by train, which takes on average 41 min compared to other travel options that take longer:
Taking a bus requires on average 1 h 20 min of travel time.
The distance is approximately 17 miles (27 km) from Lille to Lens.
The average frequency per day from Lille to Lens is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Lille to Lens as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Lille to Lens:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Lille to Lens with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lens as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Lille and Lens.