There are 6 ways to get from Caen to Carnac by train, bus, car or plane

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Train TGV  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Le Mans Ic
  2. Take the train from Le Mans to Auray Tgv

$119 - $150

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Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Rennes 1722 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rennes to Vannes Ouibus / ...

$15 - $34

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Rennes 1722 / ...
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Vannes Tgv

$34 - $58

Train  •  8 h 2 min

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

$66 - $96

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Caen to Carnac 201.9 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  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

$216 - $576

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The cheapest way to get from Caen to Carnac is to bus which costs 13€ - 30€ and takes 8 h.

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

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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.

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

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The best way to get from Caen to Carnac without a car is to train which takes 4 h 54 min and costs 100€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Caen to Carnac, including transfers.

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Caen to Carnac bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Caen station.

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The best way to get from Caen to Carnac is to train which takes 4 h 54 min and costs 100€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 30€ and takes 8 h.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Lorient Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Caen to Carnac is 323 km. It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to drive from Caen to Carnac.

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

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Map of how to get from Caen to Carnac.
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  • Distance: 167.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 54 min

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

You can take a train from Caen to Carnac via Le Mans and Auray in around 4 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Caen to Carnac via Rennes, Vannes, and Auray in around 8 h.

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
Train operators
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Caen to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Rennes to Vannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Caen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Le Mans to Auray
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Rennes to Vannes
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $35
1st Class
$49 - $54
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Caen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
isilines.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Caen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rennes to Vannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Caen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Rennes to Vannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus

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