There are 4 ways to get from Caen to Avranches by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Avranches 772 / ...

$5 - $10

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Train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Avranches

$27 - $40

Rideshare  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Caen to Avranches 63.1 miles

$8

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Caen to Avranches 63.9 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Caen to Avranches is to rideshare which costs 6€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caen to Avranches is to drive which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Caen and arriving at Avranches. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Caen and arriving at Avranches. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

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The distance between Caen and Avranches is 92 km. The road distance is 102.2 km.

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The best way to get from Caen to Avranches without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 25 min and costs 5€ - 9€.

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The bus from Caen to Avranches takes 1 h 25 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Caen to Avranches bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Caen station.

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Caen to Avranches train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Caen station.

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The best way to get from Caen to Avranches is to bus which takes 1 h 25 min and costs 5€ - 9€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 44 min.

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  • Distance: 57.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

What companies run services between Caen, France and Avranches, France?

FlixBus operates a bus from Caen to Avranches twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, SNCF operates a train from Caen to Avranches 3 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 44 min.

Train operators
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 Caen to Avranches
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Caen to Avranches
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Caen to Avranches
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Caen to Avranches bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Avranches station.

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Caen to Avranches train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Avranches station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caen to Avranches is 102 km. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Caen to Avranches.

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There are 564+ hotels available in Avranches. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Caen and Avranches. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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