There are 12 ways to get from Rennes to Brussels 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  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi Tha

$162 - $205

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Rennes to Brussels, Brussels-North station 712

$40 - $70

10 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi Tgv / ...

$143 - $171

Bus, train  •  11 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Rennes to Lille
  2. Take the train from Tournai to Bruxelles-Central Intercity

$45 - $81

Rideshare  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rennes to Brussels 411.1 miles

$50

Drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Rennes to Brussels 411.5 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Rennes to Brussels  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Brussels (BRU) RNS - BRU

$131 - $574

Fly Rennes to Paris CDG, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Paris CDG (CDG) RNS - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Bruxelles Midi

$92 - $372

Train to Nantes, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Brussels (BRU) NTE - BRU

$100 - $278

Fly Rennes to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Amsterdam (AMS) RNS - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Bruxelles-Midi

$132 - $332

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU

$140 - $371

Train to Nantes, fly to Lille Lesquin, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Lille Lesquin (LIL) NTE - LIL
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi

$112 - $511

What companies run services between Rennes, France and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Rennes to Brussels via Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, and Paris Nord in around 3 h 49 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rennes to Brussels 5 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 10 h 5 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Paris CDG, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Rennes to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Nantes to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Nantes to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
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 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Flights from Nantes to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Paris CDG, Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Rennes to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Nantes to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Nantes to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Nantes to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Nantes to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Nantes to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to Lille Lesquin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
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
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Rennes to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $22
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Rennes to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$28 - $34
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$85 - $120
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$14 - $60
Premier
$35 - $65
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Tournai to Bruxelles-Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $23
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
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
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
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Rennes to Lille
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rennes to Brussels
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rennes and Brussels is 531 km. The road distance is 658 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rennes to Brussels is to rideshare which costs 42€ and takes 7 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Rennes to Brussels is to train which takes 3 h 49 min and costs 130€ - 180€.

No, there is no direct train from Rennes to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Rennes and arriving at Bruxelles Midi via Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 48 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rennes and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Rennes to Brussels, including transfers.