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Duration 10h 50m
Distance 316.5 km
Average price 92€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Rennes and Royan takes 10h 50m and the fastest train takes 7h 54m. The train service runs several times per day from Rennes to Royan. 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. Nantes
  3. La Rochelle Ville
  4. Royan
8h 12m
59€ - 139€

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No, there is no direct train from Rennes to Royan. However, there are services departing from Rennes and arriving at Royan via Nantes, La Rochelle Ville and Saintes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 12m.

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The distance between Rennes and Royan is 280 km. The road distance is 316.5 km.

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Rennes to Royan train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Rennes station.

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Rennes to Royan train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Saintes station.

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There are 1086+ hotels available in Royan. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Rennes and Royan?

You can take a train from Rennes to Royan via Nantes, La Rochelle Ville, and Saintes in around 8h 12m.
Train operators
SNCF
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 40€

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 Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
Rail 1st Class
28€ - 40€
Train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
22€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 50€
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Saintes
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 30€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 19€
Rail 1st Class
20€ - 30€

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