There are 8 ways to get from London to Cancale by train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, ferry, car, car train 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.

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Train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  2. Take the train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Rennes Tgv
  3. Take the train from Rennes to St Malo Tgv

$182 - $377

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Bus, train  •  16 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Rennes
  3. Take the train from Rennes to St Malo Tgv

$48 - $68

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  16 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Caen 713 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Caen to Saint-Malo 772

$79 - $135

Train, car ferry, ferry  •  17 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth & Southsea
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Saint-Malo
  3. Take the ferry from Saint-Malo to Cancale

$95 - $253

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from London to Portsmouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
  3. Drive from Cherbourg to Cancale

$73 - $148

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cancale

$252 - $294

Fly London Stansted to Dinard  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Dinard (DNR) STN - DNR

$86 - $405

Fly London Gatwick to Jersey, carferry  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Jersey (JER) LGW - JER
  2. Take the carferry from St Helier, Jersey to Saint-Malo

$81 - $211

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London to Cancale. However, there are services departing from London Victoria and arriving at Cancale Eglise via Lille, Caen and Saint-Malo Gares. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 31 min.

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The distance between London and Cancale is 211 miles.

The best way to get from London to Cancale without a car is to train which takes 8 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 52 min to get from London to Cancale, including transfers.

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London to Cancale bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from London Victoria station.

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The best way to get from London to Cancale is to train which takes 8 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Dinard Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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London to Cancale bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Saint-Malo station.

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Cancale is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 1:53 AM in London and 2:53 AM in Cancale.

Ryanair offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Dinard Airport.

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Map of how to get from London to Cancale.
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  • Distance: 211.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 52 min

What companies run services between London, England and Cancale, France?

You can take a train from London to Cancale via Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy, Marne la Vallée-Chessy, Rennes, St Malo, and Saint-Malo Gares in around 8 h 52 min. Alternatively, Ryanair flies from London to Cancale 5 times a week.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Jersey
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Jersey
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Dinard
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $250
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marne la Vallée-Chessy to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Rennes to St Malo
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
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 Rennes to St Malo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$24 - $40
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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 Lille to Caen
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Caen to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Lille to Caen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Bus from London to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to Rennes
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$45 - $65
Car
$95 - $190
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$60 - $85
Corsaire Ferry
Phone
0825 138 100
Website
compagniecorsaire.com
Ferry from Saint-Malo to Cancale
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
compagniecorsaire.com
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk

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