There are 5 ways to get from Granville to Caen by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus, train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Granville Cours Jonville to Coutances Place Wood L2
  2. Take the train from Coutances to Caen

$24 - $33

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Granville - Cours Jonville to Avranches - Gare SNCF L7 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Avranches to Caen 1722 / ...

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Granville to Argentan Ic
  2. Take the train from Argentan to Caen Ic

$40 - $58

Rideshare  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Granville to Caen 65.7 miles

$9

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Granville to Caen 66.6 miles

$14 - $21

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Granville to Caen. However, there are services departing from Granville - Cours Jonville and arriving at Caen via Avranches. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Granville to Caen. However, there are services departing from Granville and arriving at Caen via Argentan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 1 min.

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The distance between Granville and Caen is 98 km. The road distance is 106.6 km.

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The best way to get from Granville to Caen without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Granville to Caen, including transfers.

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Granville to Caen bus services, operated by Transports de Manche, depart from Granville - Cours Jonville station.

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Granville to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Granville station.

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The best way to get from Granville to Caen is to bus which takes 2 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 1 min.

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Granville to Caen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Caen station.

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Granville to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Caen station.

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Map of how to get from Granville to Caen.
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  • Distance: 61.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

What companies run services between Granville, FR-28, France and Caen, France?

You can take a bus from Granville to Caen via Avranches - Gare SNCF and Avranches in around 2 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Granville to Caen via Argentan in around 3 h 1 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 Coutances to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Granville to Argentan
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Argentan to Caen
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Transports de Manche
Phone
02 33 055 550
Website
manche.fr
Bus from Granville Cours Jonville to Coutances Place Wood
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manche.fr
Bus from Granville - Cours Jonville to Avranches - Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manche.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Avranches to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Granville to Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Granville to Caen is 107 km. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Granville to Caen.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Granville and Caen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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