There are 8 ways to get from Rennes to Barcelona by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Rennes to Barcelona  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Barcelona (BCN) RNS - BCN

$58 - $290

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Train to Nantes, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Barcelona (BCN) NTE - BCN

$77 - $273

Fly Rennes to Toulouse, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Toulouse (TLS) RNS - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Barcelona Sants

$143 - $364

Train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv

$293 - $331

Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave

$235 - $283

Bus FlixBus  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Rennes to Nantes Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère to Barcelona N721

$59 - $105

Bus ALSA  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Rennes to Barcelona

$55 - $90

Drive  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Rennes to Barcelona 679.1 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Rennes to Barcelona is to bus which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 17 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rennes to Barcelona is to fly which costs 50€ - 260€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

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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.

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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.

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The distance between Rennes and Barcelona is 807 km. The road distance is 1086.6 km.

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The best way to get from Rennes to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 9 h 31 min and costs 250€ - 290€.

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

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Rennes to Barcelona bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Rennes station.

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Rennes to Barcelona train services, operated by TGV, depart from Rennes station.

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The best way to get from Rennes to Barcelona is to fly which takes 4 h 35 min and costs 50€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 250€ - 290€ and takes 9 h 31 min, you could also bus, which costs 50€ - 95€ and takes 16 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Rennes Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Rennes to Barcelona bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Barcelona station.

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Map of how to get from Rennes to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 504.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 35 min

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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Rennes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
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
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Rennes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Rennes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Train operators
SNCF
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Contact Details
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
$85 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
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
$190 - $290
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rennes to Nantes, Nantes Haluchère
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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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