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Train  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the train from Namur / Namen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Rennes Tgv
  3. Take the train from Rennes to Pontorson Mont St Michel Ter

€133 - €195

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Bus  •  14h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Namur to Brussels-North train station 1929
  2. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Avranches 712

€40 - €59

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Train via Paris  •  10h 42m

  1. Take the train from Givet to Charleville Mezieres Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Charleville-Mézières to Paris-Est Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Pontorson Mont St Michel Ter

€110 - €179

Train, bus  •  16h 25m

  1. Take the train from Namur / Namen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Rennes
  3. Take the train from Rennes to Pontorson Mont St Michel Ter

€43 - €70

Drive  •  6h 1m

  1. Drive from Dinant to Pontorson 624.7 km

€65 - €100

Train to Brussels, fly to Rennes, train  •  10h 34m

  1. Take the train from Dinant to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Rennes (RNS) BRU - RNS
  3. Take the train from Pontchaillou to Pontorson Mont St Michel

€143 - €440

Train to Brussels, fly to Paris CDG, train  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the train from Dinant to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Rennes
  4. Take the train from Rennes to Pontorson Mont St Michel

€163 - €399

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Rennes  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the train from Namur / Namen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
  3. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Rennes (RNS) CDG - RNS
  4. Take the train from Pontchaillou to Pontorson Mont St Michel

€151 - €768

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Rennes  •  10h 24m

  1. Take the train from Namur / Namen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Rennes (RNS) AMS - RNS
  4. Take the train from Pontchaillou to Pontorson Mont St Michel

€171 - €468

Dinant to Pontorson by train

The train journey time between Dinant and Pontorson is around 22h 29m and covers a distance of around 906 km. The fastest train normally takes 21h 35m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), TGV inOui and SNCF, the Dinant to Pontorson train service departs from Dinant and arrives in Pontorson Mont St Michel. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
22h 29m
Fastest train time:
21h 35m
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€133
Carbon emissions:
47 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
14:39
Last train departs at:
14:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dinant to Pontorson train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pontorson is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pontorson is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pontorson is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Dinant to Pontorson is to bus which costs €35 - €60 and takes 14h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Dinant to Pontorson is to drive which costs €65 - €100 and takes 6h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dinant to Pontorson. However, there are services departing from Dinant and arriving at Pontorson Mont St Michel via Namur / Namen, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Rennes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 10m.

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The distance between Dinant and Pontorson is 502 km. The road distance is 624.7 km.

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The best way to get from Dinant to Pontorson without a car is to train which takes 9h 10m and costs €130 - €200.

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It takes approximately 9h 10m to get from Dinant to Pontorson, including transfers.

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Dinant to Pontorson train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Namur / Namen station.

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The best way to get from Dinant to Pontorson is to train which takes 9h 10m and costs €130 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €60 and takes 14h 36m.

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There is no direct flight from Brussels Airport to Rennes Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 15m and has one stopover.

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Dinant to Pontorson train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Pontorson Mont St Michel station.

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Map of how to get from Dinant to Pontorson.
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  • Distance: 501.7 km
  • Duration: 9h 10m

What companies run services between Dinant, Belgium and Pontorson, France?

You can take a train from Dinant to Pontorson via Namur / Namen, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Rennes in around 9h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dinant to Pontorson via Namur, Brussels-North train station, Avranches, and Avranches in around 14h 36m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €310
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €400
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Flights from Paris CDG to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €1300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €350
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €350
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €310
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Flights from Paris CDG to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €1300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €350
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€75 - €270
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€60 - €240
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €440
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Brussels to Rennes via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€90 - €400
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Namur / Namen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€11 - €17
Train from Dinant to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €21
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €21
1st Class
€26 - €29
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Rennes
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€110 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
Train from Charleville Mezieres to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €55
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€60 - €75
1st Class
€65 - €80
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €70
1st Class
€55 - €70
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 Rennes to Pontorson Mont St Michel
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€11 - €16
Rail 1st Class
€18 - €27
Train from Givet to Charleville Mezieres
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Pontorson Mont St Michel
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€40 - €60
Rail 1st Class
€55 - €80
Train from Pontchaillou to Pontorson Mont St Michel
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€10 - €16
Rail 1st Class
€18 - €26
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Givet to Charleville-Mézières
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Charleville-Mézières to Paris-Est
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€65 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Namur to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Avranches
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€29 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Rennes
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€20 - €25
Website
Blablabus

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Yes, the driving distance between Dinant to Pontorson is 625 km. It takes approximately 6h 1m to drive from Dinant to Pontorson.

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Aer Lingus, KLM, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Rennes Airport.

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