There are 7 ways to get from Rennes to Barcelona by plane, 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

Fly from Rennes  •  4 h 35 min

  1. RNS - BCN

$58 - $290

6 alternative options

Train to Nantes, fly  •  6 h 4 min

  1. NTE - BCN

$77 - $273

Train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Tgv

$294 - $332

Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Ave

$227 - $275

Bus FlixBus  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. N721

$59 - $101

Bus ALSA  •  17 h 10 min

$65 - $95

Drive  •  10 h 6 min

  1. 679.1 miles

$140 - $210

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

Vueling Airlines and Air France fly from Rennes to Barcelona twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rennes to Barcelona via Paris Montparnasse, Gare Montparnasse, Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 9 h 31 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $600
Flights from Nantes to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Train operators
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
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Train from Rennes to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $290
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rennes and Barcelona is 807 km. The road distance is 1087 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rennes to Barcelona is to bus which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 17 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Rennes to Barcelona is to fly which takes 4 h 35 min and costs 45€ - 250€.

No, there is no direct train from Rennes to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Rennes and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 58 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rennes and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 17 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Rennes to Barcelona, including transfers.