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There are 4 ways to get from Lille to Louvre-Lens by train, taxi or car

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Train via LENS - Gymnase Hochman  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Lens Ter

9€ - 20€

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Train  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Lens Ter

6€ - 19€

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lille to Louvre-Lens 41 km

90€ - 110€

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Louvre-Lens 41 km

4€ - 7€

Lille → Louvre-Lens

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Lille to Louvre-Lens is to drive, which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lille to Louvre-Lens is to taxi which costs 90€ - 110€ and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lille Flandres and arriving at Lens. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Lille and Louvre-Lens is 29 km. The road distance is 41 km.

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The best way to get from Lille to Louvre-Lens without a car is to train via LENS - Gymnase Hochman which takes 1h 9m and costs 8€ - 21€.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Lille to Louvre-Lens, including transfers.

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Lille to Louvre-Lens train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Lille Flandres station.

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Lille to Louvre-Lens train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Lens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lille to Louvre-Lens is 41 km. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Lille to Louvre-Lens.

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There are 94+ hotels available in Louvre-Lens. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Lille to Louvre-Lens.
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  • Distance: 28.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between Lille, France and Louvre-Lens, France?

SNCF operates a train from Lille Flandres to Lens every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 6€ - 19€ and the journey takes 41 min.

Train operators

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Train from Lille Flandres to Lens
Ave. Duration
41 min
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 19€
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
Rail 1st Class
13€ - 19€
Other operators
Taxi from Lille to Louvre-Lens
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Taxis Lille Europe
+33 7 60 06 61 61
Taxi Lille Metropole
+33 6 23 49 24
Taxi lille centrale
+33 6 56 69 70 70
Centrale Taxi Lille
+33 6 0 53 40 02

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