There are 6 ways to get from Bordeaux to Rennes by bus, train, rideshare, 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux City Center to Rennes Ouibus

$15 - $40

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Nantes Ic
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Rennes

$70 - $99

Rideshare  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bordeaux to Rennes 286.9 miles

$31 - $34

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Rennes 287.4 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Rennes  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Rennes (RNS) BOD - RNS

$89 - $264

Fly to Nantes, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Nantes (NTE) BOD - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Rennes

$108 - $319

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Rennes, France?

Ouibus operates a bus from Bordeaux to Rennes hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min. Isilines also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bordeaux to Rennes via Nantes in around 7 h 12 min.

Airlines
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Bordeaux to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Bordeaux to Nantes
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Nantes to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Rennes
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Bordeaux to Rennes
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bordeaux to Rennes
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$31 - $34
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bordeaux and Rennes is 373 km. The road distance is 460 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Rennes is to bus which costs 13€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Rennes is to fly which takes 3 h 30 min and costs 75€ - 230€.

No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Rennes. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Rennes via Nantes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 12 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux City Center and arriving at Rennes. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

The bus from Bordeaux City Center to Rennes takes 5 h 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.