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Duration 4h 24m
Distance 218 km
Average price 63€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Cherbourg-Octeville and Saint-Malo takes 4h 24m and the fastest train takes 3h 49m. There is at least one train per day from Cherbourg-Octeville to Saint-Malo. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Cherbourg
  2. Lison
  3. Saint-Malo
5h
35€ - 97€

Cherbourg-Octeville to Saint-Malo train times

Trains run once daily between Cherbourg-Octeville and Saint-Malo. The service departs Cherbourg-Octeville at 06:39 in the morning, which arrives into Saint-Malo at 12:30. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 24m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Cherbourg-Octeville to Saint-Malo? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Cherbourg-Octeville to Saint-Malo. However, there are services departing from Cherbourg and arriving at St Malo via Lison and Dol De Bretagne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h.

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The distance between Cherbourg-Octeville and Saint-Malo is 114 km. The road distance is 218 km.

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Cherbourg-Octeville to Saint-Malo train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Cherbourg station.

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Cherbourg-Octeville to Saint-Malo train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Dol De Bretagne station.

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There are 695+ hotels available in Saint-Malo. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Cherbourg-Octeville and Saint-Malo?

You can take a train from Cherbourg-Octeville to Saint-Malo via Lison and Dol De Bretagne in around 5h.
Train operators
SNCF
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 26€

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
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Cherbourg to Lison
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 26€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
10€ - 16€
Rail 1st Class
18€ - 26€
Train from Lison to Dol De Bretagne
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
20€ - 30€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 45€

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