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Duration 7h 19m
Distance 686.7 km
Average price 330€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Rennes and Le Puy-en-Velay takes 7h 19m and the fastest train takes 6h 40m. The train service runs several times per day from Rennes to Le Puy-en-Velay. 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. Rennes
  2. Lyon Part Dieu
  3. St Etienne Chateaucreux
  4. Le Puy-en-Velay
7h 6m
151€ - 222€

Rennes to Le Puy-en-Velay train times

Trains run twice daily between Rennes and Le Puy-en-Velay. The service departs Rennes at 15:30 in the afternoon, which arrives into Le Puy-en-Velay at 23:29. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Rennes to Le Puy-en-Velay? 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 Rennes to Le Puy-en-Velay. However, there are services departing from Rennes and arriving at Le Puy En Velay via Lyon Part Dieu and St Etienne Chateaucreux. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 6m.

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The distance between Rennes and Le Puy-en-Velay is 545 km. The road distance is 686.7 km.

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Rennes to Le Puy-en-Velay train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Rennes station.

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Rennes to Le Puy-en-Velay train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Le Puy En Velay station.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Le Puy-en-Velay. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Rennes and Le Puy-en-Velay?

You can take a train from Rennes to Le Puy-en-Velay via Lyon Part Dieu, Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux, and St Etienne Chateaucreux in around 7h 6m.
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
200€ - 370€

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Rennes to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
200€ - 370€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 27€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux to Le Puy-en-Velay
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

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