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There are 5 ways to get from Rennes to Madrid by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Rennes  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Madrid (MAD) RNS - MAD

$84 - $465

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Bus  •  14 h

  1. Take the bus from Rennes to Madrid

$75 - $110

3 alternative options

Train to Nantes, fly  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Madrid (MAD) NTE - MAD

$88 - $278

Train  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$310 - $393

Drive  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Rennes to Madrid 718 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Rennes to Madrid is to bus which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 14 h.

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The quickest way to get from Rennes to Madrid is to fly which costs 70€ - 410€ and takes 4 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rennes and arriving at Madrid. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 14 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Rennes to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Rennes and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Lyon Part Dieu and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 14 min.

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The distance between Rennes and Madrid is 871 km. The road distance is 1148.8 km.

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The best way to get from Rennes to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 13 h 14 min and costs 260€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Rennes to Madrid, including transfers.

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Rennes to Madrid bus services, operated by Autocares Grupo Samar, depart from Rennes station.

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

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The best way to get from Rennes to Madrid is to fly which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 70€ - 410€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 260€ - 350€ and takes 13 h 14 min, you could also bus, which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 14 h.

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Map of how to get from Rennes to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 544.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

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

Iberia, Air France and Vueling Airlines fly from Rennes to Madrid 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rennes to Madrid via Lyon Part Dieu and Barcelona Sants in around 13 h 14 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rennes to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $900
Flights from Rennes to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Nantes to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Nantes to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Nantes to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nantes to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nantes to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Rennes to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators

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The quickest flight from Rennes Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Rennes to Madrid bus services, operated by Autocares Grupo Samar, arrive at Madrid station.

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Rennes to Madrid train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, arrive at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rennes to Madrid is 1149 km. It takes approximately 11 h 6 min to drive from Rennes to Madrid.

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Vueling Airlines, Iberia and Air France offer flights from Rennes Airport to Madrid Airport.

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There are 3751+ hotels available in Madrid. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rennes to Rennes Airport is to line 57 bus which takes 18 min and costs 2€.

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