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There are 3 ways to get from Paris to Bretagne by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Chateauroux Intercités

€35 - €65

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Châteauroux BlaBlaCar Bus

€61 - €79

Drive  •  2h 27m

  1. Drive from Gare Montparnasse to Bretagne 247.3 km

€27 - €40

Paris to Bretagne by train and bus

The journey time between Paris and Bretagne is around 5h 10m and covers a distance of around 291 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 34m. Operated by SNCF and Rémi, the Paris to Bretagne service departs from Paris Austerlitz and arrives in Bretagne Inter.D936/D37. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 10m
Fastest journey time:
3h 34m
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
€35
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:29
Last service departs at:
12:41

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Bretagne train and bus schedules

Paris → Bretagne
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bretagne is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bretagne is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Bretagne is 1 metre.

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Last updated: 22 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Bretagne is to drive which costs €27 - €40 and takes 2h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Bretagne is to drive which costs €27 - €40 and takes 2h 27m.

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The distance between Paris and Bretagne is 212 km. The road distance is 247.3 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Bretagne without a car is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs €30 - €70.

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Paris to Bretagne, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Paris to Bretagne is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs €30 - €70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €60 - €80 and takes 3h 43m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Bretagne is 247 km. It takes approximately 2h 27m to drive from Paris to Bretagne.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Bretagne. Prices start at €75 per night.

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  • Distance: 212.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 34m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Bretagne, Centre-Val de Loire, France?

SNCF operates a train from Paris Austerlitz to Chateauroux every 3 hours. Tickets cost €30 - €65 and the journey takes 2h 6m. Alternatively, Blablabus operates a bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Châteauroux once daily. Tickets cost €11 - €14 and the journey takes 3h 25m.

Train operators
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 Paris Austerlitz to Chateauroux
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
Bus operators
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
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Châteauroux
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Blablabus

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