There are 6 ways to get from Calais to Rennes by train, 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  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Tgv

$143 - $168

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9 h 32 min

  1. 712

$51 - $85

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Ouibus

Drive  •  4 h 52 min

  1. 329.3 miles

$70 - $110

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Rennes  •  5 h 53 min

  1. CDG - RNS

$107 - $397

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Nantes, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. LIL - NTE

$106 - $492

What companies run services between Calais, France and Rennes, France?

You can take a train from Calais to Rennes via Paris Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Denfert Rochereau, Denfert-Rochereau, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Calais to Rennes every 4 hours, and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $21
1st Class
$23 - $40
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais Ville to Amiens
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $29
Train from Nantes to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$13 - $55
Premier
$35 - $65
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to Rennes
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Amiens to Rennes
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amiens to Rennes
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Calais and Rennes is 406 km. The road distance is 527 km.

The cheapest way to get from Calais to Rennes is to train and bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 9 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Calais to Rennes is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs 120€ - 150€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Calais and arriving at Rennes. Services depart every four hours, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Calais to Rennes, including transfers.