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Duration 10h 58m
Distance 288.1 km
Average price 170€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Utrecht and Lens takes 10h 58m and the fastest train takes 9h 43m. There is at least one train per day from Utrecht to Lens. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Utrecht Centraal
  2. Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Lens
4h 46m
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97€ - 383€

Utrecht to Lens train times

Trains run once daily between Utrecht and Lens. The service departs Utrecht at 05:42 in the morning, which arrives into Lens at 16:46. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 58m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Lens. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Lens via Rotterdam Centraal and Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 46m.

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The distance between Utrecht and Lens is 244 km. The road distance is 288.1 km.

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Utrecht to Lens train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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Utrecht to Lens train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Lille Europe station.

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There are 132+ hotels available in Lens. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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