There are 6 ways to get from Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc by train, car ferry, ferry, bus, car or car train

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  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Brieuc Tgv

$195 - $390

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Bus  •  19 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 030
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Saint-Brieuc

$56 - $86

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Car ferry Brittany Ferries, ferry, train  •  16 h 44 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Saint-Malo
  2. Take the ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard
  3. Take the train from Dinan to St-Brieuc

$69 - $220

Car ferry Condor Ferries, ferry, train  •  19 h 12 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to St Helier, Jersey
  2. Take the car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Saint-Malo
  3. Take the ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard
  4. Take the train from Dinan to St-Brieuc

$105 - $134

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
  2. Drive from Cherbourg to Saint-Brieuc

$66 - $138

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Portsmouth to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Saint-Brieuc

$276 - $333

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc is to bus which costs £40 - £70 and takes 19 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc is to car ferry and drive which costs £50 - £110 and takes 5 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc. However, there are services departing from Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange and arriving at Saint-Brieuc via London and Paris City Centre - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 21 min.

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The distance between Portsmouth and Saint-Brieuc is 176 miles.

The best way to get from Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc without a car is to train which takes 8 h 31 min and costs £140 - £300.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc, including transfers.

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Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange station.

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The best way to get from Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc is to train which takes 8 h 31 min and costs £140 - £300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £70 and takes 19 h 21 min.

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Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Saint-Brieuc station.

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Saint-Brieuc is 1 h ahead of Portsmouth. It is currently 12:02 AM in Portsmouth and 1:02 AM in Saint-Brieuc.

Map of how to get from Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc.
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  • Distance: 175.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 31 min

What companies run services between Portsmouth, England and Saint-Brieuc, France?

You can take a train from Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 8 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portsmouth to Saint-Brieuc via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London, Paris, Paris, and Paris City Centre - Bercy in around 19 h 21 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Brieuc
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Dinan to St-Brieuc
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Portsmouth, The Hard Interchange to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 to Saint-Brieuc
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$45 - $65
Car
$95 - $190
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
Corsaire Ferry
Phone
0825 138 100
Website
compagniecorsaire.com
Ferry from Saint-Malo to Dinard
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
compagniecorsaire.com
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to St Helier, Jersey
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk

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