There are 12 ways to get from Brussels to Rennes by train, bus, 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

Train via Paris Montparnasse  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Paris Nord Tha
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Rennes Tgv

$160 - $202

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Rennes Ouibus

$24 - $34

10 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Rennes Tgv

$154 - $197

Train, bus  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Central to Tournai Intercity / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Rennes

$42 - $81

Rideshare  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Brussels to Rennes 410.5 miles

$47

Drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Rennes 409.9 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Brussels to Rennes  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Rennes (RNS) BRU - RNS

$131 - $573

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Rennes  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Rennes (RNS) CDG - RNS

$93 - $367

Fly Brussels to Nantes, train  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Nantes (NTE) BRU - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Rennes

$99 - $278

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Rennes  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Rennes (RNS) AMS - RNS

$106 - $331

Fly Brussels to Paris CDG, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Rennes

$139 - $371

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Nantes, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Nantes (NTE) LIL - NTE
  3. Take the train from Nantes to Rennes

$119 - $514

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Rennes is to bus which costs 21€ - 30€ and takes 9 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Rennes is to train which takes 3 h 53 min and costs 130€ - 180€.

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The distance between Brussels and Rennes is 531 km. The road distance is 656 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 53 min to get from Brussels to Rennes, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Rennes. However, there are services departing from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and arriving at Rennes via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Rennes. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and arriving at Rennes via Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Rennes, France?

You can take a train from Brussels to Rennes via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 3 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Rennes via Lille in around 9 h 36 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Amsterdam, Southampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Amsterdam, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Paris CDG to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Nantes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to Rennes via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Brussels to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Amsterdam, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Brussels to Nantes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Lille Europe to Rennes
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$68 - $70
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Tournai
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $23
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Rennes
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Rennes
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Brussels to Rennes
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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