There are 7 ways to get from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$186 - $254

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Bus  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Rennes to Paris, Paris N702 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 090

$50 - $93

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Drive  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main 570.1 miles

$120 - $180

Fly Rennes to Frankfurt  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Frankfurt (FRA) RNS - FRA

$108 - $398

Train to Nantes, fly to Frankfurt  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Frankfurt (FRA) NTE - FRA

$137 - $302

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Frankfurt  •  6 h 9 min

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

$112 - $364

Fly Rennes to Strasbourg, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Strasbourg (SXB) RNS - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf

$165 - $751

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The cheapest way to get from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 40€ - 80€ and takes 15 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 310€ and takes 6 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main station. However, there are services departing from Rennes and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station via Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 15 min.

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The distance between Rennes and Frankfurt am Main is 785 km. The road distance is 912.1 km.

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The best way to get from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 7 h 4 min and costs 150€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 4 min to get from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Rennes to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rennes station.

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The best way to get from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main is to train which takes 7 h 4 min and costs 150€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 80€ and takes 15 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs 90€ - 340€ and takes 6 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 490.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 4 min

What companies run services between Rennes, France and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

You can take a train from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main via Paris Montparnasse, Gare Montparnasse., Gare De L'est, and Paris Est in around 7 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rennes to Frankfurt am Main via Paris, Paris in around 15 h 15 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Nantes to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Rennes to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Rennes to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rennes to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Rennes to Frankfurt via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Nantes to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Nantes to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rennes to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Nantes to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Rennes to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Rennes to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rennes to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Nantes to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Nantes to Frankfurt via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $4,500
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Rennes to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
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
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rennes to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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