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There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Carnac by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4h 29m

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Auray Tgv

$101 - $111

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Bus Ouibus  •  10h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Vannes Ouibus

$21 - $34

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Bus FlixBus  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Vannes 1772 / ...

$38 - $62

Drive  •  4h 48m

  1. Drive from Paris to Carnac 306.1 miles

$65 - $95

Fly Paris CDG to Lorient, line 1 bus  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Lorient (LRT) CDG - LRT
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Gare SNCF to Ville - Illertissen

$118 - $609

Fly Paris CDG to Rennes, train, line 1 bus  •  7h 15m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Rennes (RNS) CDG - RNS
  2. Take the train from Gare de Rennes to Gare de Auray
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Gare SNCF to Ville - Illertissen

$95 - $369

Fly Paris Orly to Quimper, train, line 1 bus  •  7h 23m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Quimper (UIP) ORY - UIP
  2. Take the train from Quimper to Auray
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Gare SNCF to Ville - Illertissen

$78 - $413

Fly Paris Orly to Nantes, train  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nantes (NTE) ORY - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Redon
  3. Take the train from Gare de Redon to Gare de Auray

$100 - $336

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Carnac is to bus which costs 18€ - 30€ and takes 10h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Carnac is to train which costs 85€ - 100€ and takes 4h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Carnac. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy and arriving at Ville - Illertissen via Gare Routière and Gare SNCF. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 1m.

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The distance between Paris and Carnac is 426 km. The road distance is 489.7 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Carnac without a car is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs 85€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 4h 29m to get from Paris to Carnac, including transfers.

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Paris to Carnac bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Carnac is to train which takes 4h 29m and costs 85€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 8h 24m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Lorient Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Paris to Carnac bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Vannes station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Carnac.
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  • Distance: 266.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 29m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Carnac, Bretagne, France?

inOui TGV operates a train from Paris to Carnac every 4 hours. Tickets cost $95 - $110 and the journey takes 2h 51m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Carnac once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 6h 5m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Lorient
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Paris Orly to Quimper
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $450
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Quimper
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $450
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Auray
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Rennes to Auray
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Quimper to Auray
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $45
Train from Redon to Auray
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Gare de Rennes to Gare de Auray
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Quimper to Auray
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Nantes to Redon
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Gare de Redon to Gare de Auray
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Vannes
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Vannes
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
BreizhGo
Phone
+33 2 97 54 80 00
Email
contact@morbihan.fr
Website
transports.bretagne.bzh
Bus from Gare SNCF to Ville - Illertissen
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Website
BreizhGo

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Carnac is 490 km. It takes approximately 4h 48m to drive from Paris to Carnac.

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Air France offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Lorient Airport.

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There are 574+ hotels available in Carnac. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40m and costs 10€.

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