There are 5 ways to get from Lens to Paris by train, bus, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train TGV  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Lens(F) to Paris Nord Tgv

$40 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Lens to Paris, Paris 755

$12 - $20

3 alternative options

Train SNCF  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Arras(F) to Amiens
  2. Take the train from Amiens to Paris Nord Ic

$34 - $51

Rideshare  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lens to Paris 122.3 miles

$14 - $16

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Lens to Paris 122.9 miles

$26 - $40

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

TGV operates a train from Lens to Paris every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lens to Paris once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lens(F) to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Arras(F) to Amiens
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $19
Train from Amiens to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$24 - $40
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lens to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lens to Paris
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lens and Paris is 179 km. The road distance is 197 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lens to Paris is to rideshare which costs 12€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Lens to Paris is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs 37€ - 43€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lens(F) and arriving at Paris Nord. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lens and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

The train from Lens(F) to Paris Nord takes 1 h 13 min including transfers and departs every four hours.