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There are 3 ways to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Mont Saint Michel Abbey by train, bus, car ferry 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  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the train from Cherbourg to Lison(F) Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lison to Gare de Pontorson-Mt-St-Michel Caen - Rennes / ...

$44 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Cherbourg-Octeville Autogare to Conseil Général L1
  2. Take the bus from Saint-Lô Maison du Département to Avranches Gare SNCF L3

$21 - $26

1 alternative option

Car ferry, drive  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth
  2. Drive from Portsmouth to Mont Saint Michel Abbey

$71 - $148

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Mont Saint Michel Abbey is to bus which costs 17€ - 23€ and takes 6h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Mont Saint Michel Abbey is to train which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 4h 30m.

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The distance between Cherbourg-Octeville and Mont Saint Michel Abbey is 112 km.

The best way to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Mont Saint Michel Abbey without a car is to train which takes 4h 30m and costs 35€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 4h 30m to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Mont Saint Michel Abbey, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Mont Saint Michel Abbey is to train which takes 4h 30m and costs 35€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 23€ and takes 6h 33m.

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There are 595+ hotels available in Mont Saint Michel Abbey. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cherbourg-Octeville to Mont Saint Michel Abbey.
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  • Distance: 69.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 30m

What companies run services between Cherbourg-Octeville, France and Mont Saint Michel Abbey, France?

You can take a train from Cherbourg-Octeville to Mont Saint Michel Abbey via Gare de Lison, Gare de Pontorson-Mt-St-Michel, Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel, and Mont Saint-Michel in around 4h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cherbourg-Octeville to Mont Saint Michel Abbey via Conseil Général, Saint-Lô Maison du Département, Avranches Gare SNCF, Gare de Avranches, Gare de Pontorson-Mt-St-Michel, Pontorson-Mont-St-Michel, and Mont Saint-Michel in around 6h 33m.

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 Cherbourg to Lison(F)
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Gare de Lison to Gare de Pontorson-Mt-St-Michel
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Bus operators
Transports de Manche
Phone
02 33 055 550
Website
manche.fr
Bus from Cherbourg-Octeville Autogare to Conseil Général
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manche.fr
Bus from Saint-Lô Maison du Département to Avranches Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manche.fr
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$60 - $85

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