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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Le Mans Ic
  2. Take the train from Le Mans to Laval Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Laval - Gare Routière SNCF to Mayenne - Léonard de Vinci 11 / ...

$50 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Flers 34
  2. Take the bus from Flers to Pré-en-Pail 20
  3. Take the bus from Pré-en-Pail - Mairie to Mayenne - Gare SNCF 13

$10 - $15

2 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 34 min

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

$12 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Caen to Mayenne 72.9 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Caen to Mayenne is to bus which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 5 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caen to Mayenne is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caen to Mayenne. However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Mayenne - Gare SNCF via Rennes and Laval - Gare Routière SNCF. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Caen and Mayenne is 100 km. The road distance is 116.7 km.

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The best way to get from Caen to Mayenne without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 15 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Caen to Mayenne, including transfers.

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

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Caen to Mayenne bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Laval station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caen to Mayenne is 117 km. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Caen to Mayenne.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Mayenne. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Caen to Mayenne.
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  • Distance: 62.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Caen to Mayenne via Rennes, Laval, and Laval - Gare Routière SNCF in around 5 h 34 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 Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Le Mans to Laval
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Le Mans to Laval
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Bus operators
Conseil Régional des Pays de la Loire
Phone
+33 2 28 20 50 00
Email
accueil@paysdelaloire.fr
Website
paysdelaloire.fr
Bus from Laval - Gare Routière SNCF to Mayenne - Léonard de Vinci
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
paysdelaloire.fr
Bus from Pré-en-Pail - Mairie to Mayenne - Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
paysdelaloire.fr
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 Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
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 Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Rennes to Laval
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Busverts
Website
busverts.fr
Bus from Caen to Flers
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
busverts.fr
VTNI Orne
Phone
02 33 65 61.61
Website
vtni61.fr
Bus from Flers to Pré-en-Pail
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
vtni61.fr

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