There are 3 ways to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Cherbourg to Gare de Caen
  2. Take the train from Caen to Tours Ter
  3. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

69€ - 116€

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Cherbourg  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Cherbourg to Caen Ter
  2. Take the train from Caen to Tours Ter
  3. Take the bus from Gare de Tours to Gare de Loches

69€ - 116€

Drive  •  4h 14m

  1. Drive from Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches 417.7 km

50€ - 75€

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The cheapest way to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4h 14m.

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The distance between Cherbourg-Octeville and Loches is 339 km. The road distance is 417.7 km.

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The best way to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 49m and costs 65€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 6h 49m to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches is 418 km. It takes approximately 4h 14m to drive from Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches.

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There are 280+ hotels available in Loches. Prices start at 60€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches.
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  • Distance: 339.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 49m

What companies run services between Cherbourg-Octeville, France and Loches, France?

There is no direct connection from Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches. However, you can take the train to Caen, take the train to Tours, take the walk to Gare de Tours, then take the bus to Gare de Loches. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Cherbourg-Octeville to Loches via Caen, Tours, and Gare de Tours in around 6h 54m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Gare de Cherbourg to Gare de Caen
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
21€ - 24€
1st Class
33€ - 34€
Train from Caen to Tours
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 45€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
Train from Cherbourg to Caen
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
21€ - 24€
1st Class
33€ - 34€
Bus operators

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