There are 8 ways to get from Rennes to Amsterdam by train, bus, rideshare, car 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.

Recommended option

Train via Paris Montparnasse  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Amsterdam Centraal Tha

$230 - $278

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Rennes to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk Hub Europe Alsa > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Bordeaux Centre > La Rochelle > Nantes > Rennes > Caen > Rouen Centre > Lille > Anvers > Bréda > Rotterdam > Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk

$30 - $45

6 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to Amsterdam Centraal Station Thalys

$219 - $271

Bus, train  •  13 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Rennes to Brussels, Brussels-North station 712
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$69 - $113

Rideshare  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rennes to Amsterdam 533.8 miles

$62

Drive  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Rennes to Amsterdam 534.3 miles

$130 - $190

Fly from Rennes  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Amsterdam (AMS) RNS - AMS

$84 - $278

Train to Nantes, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Amsterdam (AMS) NTE - AMS

$119 - $303

What companies run services between Rennes, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Rennes to Amsterdam via Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, and Paris Nord in around 6 h 22 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Rennes to Amsterdam hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 12 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Rennes to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $250
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$150 - $190
1st Class
$200 - $280
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Amsterdam Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$90 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $180
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rennes to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rennes to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rennes to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$62
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rennes to Amsterdam?

The distance between Rennes and Amsterdam is 665 km. The road distance is 855 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rennes to Amsterdam?

The cheapest way to get from Rennes to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 12 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rennes to Amsterdam?

The quickest way to get from Rennes to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 4 h 13 min and costs 65€ - 230€.

Is there a direct train between Rennes and Amsterdam?

No, there is no direct train from Rennes to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Rennes and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal Station via Gare de Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 28 min.

Is there a direct bus between Rennes and Amsterdam?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rennes and arriving at Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 12 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Rennes to Amsterdam?

It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Rennes to Amsterdam, including transfers.