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There are 6 ways to get from Rennes to Cancale by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

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, line 5 bus  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Pontchaillou to St Malo Rennes - Saint Malo / ...
  2. Take the line 5 bus from Gares to Cancale - Poste 5

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rennes to Cancale 45.4 miles

$5

4 alternative options

Bus, line 5 bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from République to Gares 8a
  2. Take the line 5 bus from Gares to Cancale - Eglise 5

Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rennes to Cancale 45.2 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Rennes to Cancale 45.2 miles

$9 - $14

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rennes to Cancale 45.2 miles

$110 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Rennes to Cancale is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 1 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rennes to Cancale is to taxi which costs 120€ - 150€ and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rennes to Cancale. However, there are services departing from République and arriving at Cancale - Eglise via Gares. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Rennes and Cancale is 64 km. The road distance is 72.3 km.

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The best way to get from Rennes to Cancale without a car is to train and line 5 bus which takes 2 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to get from Rennes to Cancale, including transfers.

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Rennes to Cancale bus services, operated by Illenoo, depart from République station.

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Rennes to Cancale bus services, operated by MAT - Saint-Malo Agglomération, arrive at Cancale - Eglise station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rennes to Cancale is 72 km. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Rennes to Cancale.

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There are 984+ hotels available in Cancale. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rennes to Cancale.
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  • Distance: 40.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 13 min

What companies run services between Rennes, France and Cancale, France?

You can take a bus from Rennes to Cancale via Gares in around 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
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 Pontchaillou to St Malo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
MAT - Saint-Malo Agglomération
Phone
+33 299 401 922
Website
reseau-mat.fr
Bus from Gares to Cancale - Poste
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
MAT - Saint-Malo Agglomération
Bus from Gares to Cancale - Eglise
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
MAT - Saint-Malo Agglomération
Illenoo
Phone
0 810 35 10 35
Website
illenoo-services.fr
Bus from République to Gares
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
Illenoo
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rennes to Cancale
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Rennes
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rennes to Cancale
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$110 - $150
Taxi from Rennes to Cancale
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
MK Taxi Rennes
Phone
+33 6 50 61 90 10
Taxi-Rapid
Phone
+33 6 38 55 33 09

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Rennes and Cancale. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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