There are 6 ways to get from Madrid to Rennes by plane, car, train or bus

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Fly to Nantes, drive  •  5h 18m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Nantes (NTE) MAD - NTE
  2. Drive from Nantes to Rennes

55€ - 230€

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Bus  •  17h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid, Madrid to Rennes N1158 / ...

50€ - 120€

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Fly to Rennes  •  4h 48m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Rennes (RNS) MAD - RNS

73€ - 271€

Fly to Paris Orly, train  •  7h 33m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Paris Orly (ORY) MAD - ORY
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Rennes

117€ - 270€

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7h 54m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Paris CDG (CDG) MAD - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Rennes

116€ - 324€

Drive  •  11h 3m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Rennes 1147.4 km

140€ - 210€

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Rennes is to bus which costs 50€ - 120€ and takes 17h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Rennes is to fly which costs 70€ - 280€ and takes 4h 48m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid, Madrid and arriving at Rennes. Services depart six times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 17h 20m.

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The distance between Madrid and Rennes is 871 km. The road distance is 1147.4 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Rennes without a car is to bus which takes 17h 20m and costs 50€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m to get from Madrid to Rennes, including transfers.

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Madrid to Rennes bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Madrid, Madrid station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Rennes is to fly which takes 4h 48m and costs 70€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 120€ and takes 17h 20m.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Nantes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Rennes, France?

Iberia flies from Madrid to Rennes twice a week. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Madrid, Madrid to Rennes twice daily. Tickets cost 50€ - 65€ and the journey takes 17h 20m. ALSA also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 420€
Flights from Madrid to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 350€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 350€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 1300€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 600€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 330€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 600€
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 260€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 360€
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 360€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Madrid to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 450€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 320€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
330€ - 1000€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 750€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 480€
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 Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 80€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
60€ - 75€
1st Class
65€ - 80€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
70€ - 95€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
70€ - 85€
1st Class
75€ - 95€
Bus operators
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 Madrid, Madrid to Rennes
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid - Avénida de America to Rennes
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
alsa.com

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Madrid to Rennes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rennes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Rennes is 1147 km. It takes approximately 11h 3m to drive from Madrid to Rennes.

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Volotea and Iberia offer flights from Madrid Airport to Nantes Airport.

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Book your Madrid to Rennes bus tickets online with Omio, FlixBus and Busbud.

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There are 364+ hotels available in Rennes. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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