There are 2 ways to get from Amiens to Lens by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Amiens to Arras(F)
  2. Take the train from Arras(F) to Lens(F) Tgv

$26 - $40

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Amiens to Lens 50.5 miles

$10 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Amiens to Lens. However, there are services departing from Amiens and arriving at Lens(F) via Arras(F). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

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The distance between Amiens and Lens is 70 km. The road distance is 80.8 km.

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The best way to get from Amiens to Lens without a car is to train which takes 1 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to get from Amiens to Lens, including transfers.

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Amiens to Lens train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Amiens station.

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Amiens to Lens train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Lens(F) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amiens to Lens is 81 km. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Amiens to Lens.

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Map of how to get from Amiens to Lens.
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  • Distance: 43.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 21 min

What companies run services between Amiens, France and Lens, Hauts-de-France, France?

You can take a train from Amiens to Lens via Arras(F) in around 1 h 21 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Amiens to Arras(F)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Arras(F) to Lens(F)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$12 - $19
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Arras(F) to Lens(F)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$16 - $25

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