There are 6 ways to get from Caen to Carnac by train, night bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Rennes
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Auray Tgv

$89 - $128

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Rennes Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk > Rotterdam > Bréda > Anvers > Lille > Rouen Centre > Caen > Rennes > Nantes > La Rochelle > Bordeaux Centre > Bayonne > Hub Europe Alsa / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rennes to Vannes 1772 / ...

$19 - $35

4 alternative options

Night bus, train, line 1 bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from Caen to Rennes
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Vannes Tgv
  3. Take the line 1 bus from Vannes to Auray 1

$37 - $55

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Caen to Carnac 201.9 miles

$40 - $65

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Lorient  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Lorient (LRT) ORY - LRT

$229 - $590

Fly Caen to Brest, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to Brest (BES) CFR - BES
  2. Take the train from Brest(F) to Auray

$516 - $896

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

You can take a train from Caen to Carnac via Rennes and Auray in around 5 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Caen to Carnac via Rennes, Vannes, and Auray in around 8 h 11 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Lorient
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Caen to Brest
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $800
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Caen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Train from Rennes to Auray
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Rennes to Vannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Brest(F) to Auray
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Rennes to Auray
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $30
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Rennes to Vannes
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$51 - $57
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Caen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Communauté De Communes Auray Quiberon Terre Atlantique
Phone
02 97 29 18 69
Website
auray.fr
Bus from Vannes to Auray
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
auray-quiberon.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Caen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rennes to Vannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Caen to Carnac?

The distance between Caen and Carnac is 268 km. The road distance is 323 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Caen to Carnac?

The cheapest way to get from Caen to Carnac is to bus which costs 15€ - 29€ and takes 8 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Caen to Carnac?

The quickest way to get from Caen to Carnac is to drive which takes 3 h 15 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

Is there a direct bus between Caen and Carnac?

No, there is no direct bus from Caen to Carnac. However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Carnac via Rennes, Vannes and Auray. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 11 min.

How long does it take to get from Caen to Carnac?

It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Caen to Carnac, including transfers.