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There are 4 ways to get from Pontivy to Rostrenen by bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Gare SNCF to Gare SNCF Lr
  2. Take the bus from ST BRIEUC Gare Routière Robien to Gendarmerie 5

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  59 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Pontivy to Rostrenen 43.4 km


2 alternative options

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pontivy to Rostrenen 42.7 km

€85 - €110

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Pontivy to Rostrenen 42.7 km

€4 - €7

Pontivy to Rostrenen by bus

The bus journey time between Pontivy and Rostrenen is around 4h and covers a distance of around 127 km. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 42m. Operated by BreizhGo - St Brieuc-Vannes/Lorient and BreizhGo, the Pontivy to Rostrenen bus service departs from Gare SNCF and arrives in Gendarmerie. Typically 12 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
Fastest bus time:
2h 42m
Bus distance:
127 km
Buses per week:
Cheapest price:
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

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The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pontivy to Rostrenen bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
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Pontivy → Rostrenen
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pontivy to Rostrenen is to rideshare which costs €3 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pontivy to Rostrenen is to taxi which costs €85 - €110 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pontivy to Rostrenen. However, there are services departing from Gare SNCF and arriving at Gendarmerie via ST BRIEUC Gare Routière Robien. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 34m.

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The distance between Pontivy and Rostrenen is 32 km. The road distance is 42.7 km.

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The best way to get from Pontivy to Rostrenen without a car is to bus which takes 3h 34m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Pontivy to Rostrenen, including transfers.

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Pontivy to Rostrenen bus services, operated by BreizhGo - St Brieuc-Vannes/Lorient, depart from Gare SNCF station.

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Pontivy to Rostrenen bus services, operated by BreizhGo, arrive at Gendarmerie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pontivy to Rostrenen is 43 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Pontivy to Rostrenen.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Rostrenen. Prices start at €87 per night.

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  • Distance: 32 km
  • Duration: 3h 34m

What companies run services between Pontivy, France and Rostrenen, France?

You can take a bus from Pontivy to Rostrenen via Gare SNCF and ST BRIEUC Gare Routière Robien in around 3h 34m.

Bus operators
BreizhGo - St Brieuc-Vannes/Lorient
0 811 369 410
Bus from Gare SNCF to Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Every 3 hours
BreizhGo - St Brieuc-Vannes/Lorient
Bus from ST BRIEUC Gare Routière Robien to Gendarmerie
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Twice daily
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Other operators

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Rideshare from Pontivy to Rostrenen
Ave. Duration
59 min
Once daily
Estimated price
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Taxi from Pontivy to Rostrenen
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
€85 - €110
Taxi VY
+33 9 74 56 27 98
Pondi Taxis
+33 2 97 25 49 33

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Pontivy and Rostrenen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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