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

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  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Rouen-Rive-Droite
  2. Take the train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Vernon(Eure) Ic

$44 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Rouen
  2. Take the train from Oissel to Vernon(Eure) Ic

$26 - $39

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Paris - La Défense Bus station Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Terminal Jules Verne to Gare SNCF Exp A14

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Caen to Giverny 105.6 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Caen to Giverny. However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Isobox via Terminal Jules Verne, Gare quai 6 and Gare SNCF. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

More details

The distance between Caen and Giverny is 138 km. The road distance is 169 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Caen to Giverny without a car is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Caen to Giverny, including transfers.

More details

Caen to Giverny bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Caen station.

More details

The best way to get from Caen to Giverny is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 5 min.

Mode details

Caen to Giverny bus services, operated by Express A14, arrive at Gare SNCF station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Caen to Giverny is 169 km. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Caen to Giverny.

Get driving directions

There are 189+ hotels available in Giverny. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Caen to Giverny.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 86.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from Caen to Giverny via Rouen-Rive-Droite, Vernon(Eure), and Vernon in around 4 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Caen to Giverny via Paris - La Défense Bus station, Terminal Jules Verne, Gare SNCF, Gare quai 6, Gare Routière Bonnières, and Gare SNCF in around 6 h 5 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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Caen to Rouen-Rive-Droite
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Vernon(Eure)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from Oissel to Vernon(Eure)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $27
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Caen to Rouen
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Caen to Paris - La Défense Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Caen to Paris, Paris La Défense
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Express A14
Phone
01 49 03 17 35
Website
express-a14.com
Bus from Terminal Jules Verne to Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
express-a14.com

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.