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Duration 7h 3m
Distance 316 miles
Average price £283
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Rennes and Leicester takes 7h 3m and the fastest train takes 5h 50m. The train service runs several times per day from Rennes to Leicester. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Rennes
  2. Paris Nord
  3. London St Pancras International
  4. Leicester
6h 37m
£195 - £442

Rennes to Leicester train times

Trains run twice daily between Rennes and Leicester. The earliest departure is at 07:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Rennes is at 11:35 which arrives into Leicester at 18:06. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 3m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Rennes to Leicester. However, there are services departing from Rennes and arriving at Leicester via Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Nord and London St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 37m.

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The distance between Rennes and Leicester is 316 miles.

Rennes to Leicester train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Rennes station.

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Rennes to Leicester train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, arrive at Leicester station.

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Leicester is 1h behind Rennes. It is currently 8:02 PM in Rennes and 7:02 PM in Leicester.

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