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There are 13 ways to get from London to Dinan by train, bus, ferry, 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

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Massy Tgv to Rennes
  3. Take the train from Rennes to Dinan

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Train, ferry via Portsmouth

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Havant
  2. Take the ferry from Portsmouth Port to Saint-Malo Port
  3. Take the ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Rennes
  3. Take the bus from Gare Routière to Place /Duclos

Bus

  1. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Rennes
  3. Take the bus from Gare Routière to Place /Duclos

Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Portsmouth Harbour
  2. Take the ferry from Portsmouth Port to Saint-Malo Port
  3. Take the ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from London to Poole
  2. Take the car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
  3. Drive from Cherbourg to Dinan

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Dinan

Fly London Heathrow to Rennes, bus

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Rennes (RNS)
  2. Take the bus from République to Place /Duclos

Fly London Heathrow to Jersey, ferry

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Jersey (JER)
  2. Take the ferry from Jersey Port to Saint-Malo Port
  3. Take the ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Jersey, ferry

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Jersey (JER)
  3. Take the ferry from Jersey Port to Saint-Malo Port
  4. Take the ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard

Train to London Luton, fly to Jersey, ferry

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Luton
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Jersey (JER)
  3. Take the ferry from Jersey Port to Saint-Malo Port
  4. Take the ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard

Fly London Stansted to Nantes, train, bus

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Nantes (NTE)
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Rennes
  3. Take the bus from Gare Routière to Place /Duclos

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Nantes, train, bus

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Nantes (NTE)
  3. Take the train from Nantes to Rennes
  4. Take the bus from Gare Routière to Place /Duclos

London to Dinan by train and walk

The journey time between London and Dinan is around 7h 25m and covers a distance of around 907 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 53m. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 25m. Operated by Eurostar, Paris RER, TGV inOui and others, the London to Dinan service departs from London St Pancras Eurostar and arrives in Dinan. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
5h 31m
Layover time:
1h 53m
Total time:
7h 25m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
7h 25m
Journey distance:
907 km
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€193
Carbon emissions:
47 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:31
Last service departs at:
09:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London to Dinan train and walk schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Dinan is to drive and car ferry which costs £60 - £130 and takes 9h 2m.

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The fastest way to get from London to Dinan is to drive and Eurotunnel. Taking this option will cost £180 - £220 and takes 6h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Dinan. However, there are services departing from London - Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Place /Duclos via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Dinan. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Dinan via Paris Nord, Massy Tgv and Rennes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 31m.

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The distance between London and Dinan is 366 km.

The best way to get from London to Dinan without a car is to train which takes 7h 31m and costs £160 - £390.

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It takes approximately 7h 31m to get from London to Dinan, including transfers.

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London to Dinan bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from London - Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Dinan train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from London to Dinan is to train which takes 7h 31m and costs £160 - £390. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16h 29m.

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Map of how to get from London to Dinan.
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  • Distance: 366.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 31m

What companies run services between London, England and Dinan, Brittany, France?

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Dinan via Paris Nord, Massy Palaiseau, Massy Tgv, and Rennes in around 7h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Dinan via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and Gare Routière in around 16h 29m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €340
Flights from London Heathrow to Rennes via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €390
Flights from London Gatwick to Jersey
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €280
Flights from London Luton to Jersey
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €360
Flights from London Gatwick to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €210
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Jersey
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €360
Flights from London Gatwick to Jersey
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €250
Flights from London Heathrow to Rennes via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €230
Flights from London Heathrow to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €230
Flights from London Heathrow to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€55 - €260
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €220
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 Massy Tgv to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€60 - €75
1st Class
€65 - €80
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €80
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€60 - €75
1st Class
€65 - €80
Train from Nantes to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€30 - €40
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Rennes to Dinan
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€12 - €28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€12 - €17
Rail 1st Class
€19 - €28
Train from Nantes to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€19 - €27
Rail 1st Class
€28 - €40
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to Havant
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€26 - €75
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
€26 - €40
Anytime 1st Class
€55 - €75
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
€11 - €15
Anytime 1st Class
€20 - €27
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€156
Website
Eurotunnel
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€8 - €24
Off-Peak Single
€14 - €21
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€19 - €28
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €21
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€16 - €21
Bus operators
Breizgo en Ille-et-Vilaine
Phone
02 99 300 300
Website
breizhgo.bzh
Bus from Gare Routière to Place /Duclos
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Breizgo en Ille-et-Vilaine
Bus from République to Place /Duclos
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Breizgo en Ille-et-Vilaine
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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Rennes
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
Blablabus
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
Phone
07710115044
Email
info@traveleuro.co.uk
Website
traveleuro.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Paris Gare de Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€25 - €30
Website
Traveleuro Tours & Travels
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Paris Gare de Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
RegioJet
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Paris
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€23 - €28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Rennes
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Ferry from Portsmouth Port to Saint-Malo Port
Ave. Duration
11h 59m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Book at
Brittany Ferries
Adult
€35 - €50
Car
€85 - €130
Car ferry from Poole to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€27 - €75
Book at
Brittany Ferries
Adult
€27 - €35
Car
€50 - €75
Corsaire Ferry
Phone
0825 138 100
Website
compagniecorsaire.com
Ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6
Schedules at
compagniecorsaire.com
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Ferry from Jersey Port to Saint-Malo Port
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Condor Ferries

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Rennes Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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London to Dinan bus services, operated by Breizgo en Ille-et-Vilaine, arrive at Place /Duclos station.

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Dinan is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 3:56 PM in London and 4:56 PM in Dinan.

London to Dinan train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Dinan station.

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KLM, Swiss, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Rennes Airport.

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There are 165+ hotels available in Dinan. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £35.

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