There are 10 ways to get from London to Rennes by train, 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  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Rennes Tgv

$152 - $326

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Bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Rennes Ouibus

$27 - $40

8 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 49 min

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

$75 - $153

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 37 min

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

$256 - $303

Train to Southend, fly to Rennes  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Rennes (RNS) SEN - RNS

$55 - $197

Fly London City to Rennes  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rennes (RNS) LCY - RNS

$106 - $457

Fly London Stansted to Dinard, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Dinard (DNR) STN - DNR
  2. Take the train from St Malo to Rennes

$85 - $403

Fly London Heathrow to Nantes, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Nantes (NTE) LHR - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Rennes

$123 - $624

Fly London Gatwick to Nantes, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Nantes (NTE) LGW - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Rennes

$77 - $242

Train to Southampton, fly to Rennes  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Rennes (RNS) SOU - RNS

$112 - $440

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Rennes is to bus which costs £20 - £29 and takes 11 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Rennes is to fly which costs £80 - £350 and takes 4 h 19 min.

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The distance between London and Rennes is 246 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from London to Rennes, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London and arriving at Rennes. Services depart every four hours, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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

You can take a train from London to Rennes via Paris Nord Eurostar, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 4 h 46 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from London to Rennes every 4 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from London City to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Southampton to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Southend to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from London Heathrow to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Southampton to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Train operators
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from St Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Malo to Rennes
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Nantes to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
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

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