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There are 7 ways to get from London to Château de Brest by train, bus and ferry, bus, night bus, car, car ferry, 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  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Brest Tgv

€209 - €478

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  18h 53m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Brest N702

€49 - €62

5 alternative options

Bus, night bus  •  19h 35m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
  2. Take the night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Brest - Train station BlaBlaCar Bus

€64 - €69

Drive, car ferry  •  11h 6m

  1. Drive from London to Poole
  2. Take the car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
  3. Drive from Cherbourg to Château de Brest

€91 - €169

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 40m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Château de Brest

€240 - €290

Fly London Heathrow to Brest  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brest (BES) LHR - BES

€99 - €211

Fly London City to Quimper, train  •  7h 32m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Quimper (UIP) LCY - UIP
  2. Take the train from Quimper to Brest

€80 - €341

London to Château de Brest by train, subway and walk

The journey time between London and Château de Brest is around 8h 59m and covers a distance of around 1062 km. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 38m. Operated by Eurostar, Paris Metro and TGV inOui, the London to Château de Brest service departs from London St Pancras Eurostar and arrives in Château de Brest. Typically 17 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 59m
Fastest journey time:
6h 38m
Services per week:
17
Cheapest price:
€209
Carbon emissions:
55 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:01
Last service departs at:
16:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Château de Brest train, subway and walk schedules

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Château de Brest is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Château de Brest is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Château de Brest is 1 metre.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Château de Brest is to bus and ferry and bus which costs £40 - £55 and takes 18h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Château de Brest is to fly which costs £85 - £190 and takes 7h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Château de Brest. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Brest via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 53m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Château de Brest. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Brest via Gare du Nord and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 52m.

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The distance between London and Château de Brest is 467 km.

The best way to get from London to Château de Brest without a car is to train which takes 7h 52m and costs £170 - £410.

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It takes approximately 7h 52m to get from London to Château de Brest, including transfers.

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London to Château de Brest bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from London station.

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London to Château de Brest train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from London to Château de Brest is to train which takes 7h 52m and costs £170 - £410. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £85 - £190 and takes 7h 17m.

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Map of how to get from London to Château de Brest.
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  • Distance: 467.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 52m

What companies run services between London, England and Château de Brest, France?

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Château de Brest via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2, and Brest in around 7h 52m. Alternatively, Air France, KLM and four other airlines fly from London Paddington to Château de Brest every 4 hours.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €450
Flights from London Heathrow to Brest via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€150 - €450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brest via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €450
Flights from London Heathrow to Brest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €450
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brest via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €400
Flights from London Heathrow to Brest via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Quimper
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €300
Train operators
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 Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Brest
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€90 - €110
1st Class
€100 - €130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
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 Quimper to Brest
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €20
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Lille
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Lille to Brest
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria to Paris Bercy
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€46
Schedules at
traveleuro.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
Night bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Brest - Train station
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €70
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
€26 - €35
Car
€50 - €70

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Brest Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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London to Château de Brest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brest station.

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London to Château de Brest train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Brest station.

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KLM, Transavia France, British Airways and Air France offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Brest Airport.

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There are 76+ hotels available in Château de Brest. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £4 - £35.

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