There are 13 ways to get from Rennes to Normandy by train, bus, car ferry, ferry, car, car train 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  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from Redhill to Ash

$173 - $368

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Rennes to Paris, Paris 702
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to London 700
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria to Guildford

$55 - $89

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Train, car ferry  •  17 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to St Malo Tgv
  2. Take the car ferry from Saint-Malo to Portsmouth
  3. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Guildford

$77 - $244

Bus, ferry, car ferry, train  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Rennes - République to Dinard - Le Gallic 7
  2. Take the ferry from Dinard to Saint-Malo
  3. Take the car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Helier, Jersey
  4. Take the car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Portsmouth
  5. Take the train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Guildford

$112 - $146

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Rennes to Cherbourg
  2. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth
  3. Drive from Portsmouth to Normandy

$69 - $142

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Rennes to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Normandy

$258 - $299

Fly Rennes to Southend, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Southend (SEN) RNS - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$72 - $223

Train to Nantes, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Gatwick (LGW) NTE - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$77 - $234

Fly Rennes to Southampton, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Southampton (SOU) RNS - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking

$108 - $431

Train to Dinard, fly to London Stansted, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to St Malo
  2. Fly from Dinard (DNR) to London Stansted (STN) DNR - STN
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$104 - $432

Train to Nantes, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Heathrow (LHR) NTE - LHR
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Reading

$152 - $682

Train to Nantes, fly to Southampton, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Southampton (SOU) NTE - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking

$101 - $304

Train to Paris CDG, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to London Gatwick (LGW) CDG - LGW
  3. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford

$96 - $255

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rennes to Normandy is to bus which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 16 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rennes to Normandy is to fly and train which costs 90€ - 380€ and takes 5 h 19 min.

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The distance between Rennes and Normandy is 357 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to get from Rennes to Normandy, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rennes to Normandy. However, there are services departing from Rennes and arriving at Normandy, Glaziers Lane via Paris, Paris, London Victoria, Guildford, Tesco and Friary Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 1 min.

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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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Rennes to Normandy bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Quimper station.

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Map of how to get from Rennes to Normandy.
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  • Distance: 223 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 42 min

What companies run services between Rennes, France and Normandy, Surrey, England?

You can take a train from Rennes to Normandy via Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, London St Pancras International LL, Redhill, Ash, and Ash, Chester Road in around 7 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rennes to Normandy via Paris, Paris, London, London Victoria, Guildford, Guildford, Tesco, and Friary Bus Station in around 16 h 1 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Rennes to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Rennes to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Nantes to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Rennes to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Nantes to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nantes to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dinard to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $250
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 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Rennes to St Malo
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Rennes to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurostar
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Redhill to Ash
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Train from London Paddington to Reading
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Rennes to St Malo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $40
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
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Portsmouth & Southsea to Guildford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Waterloo to Guildford
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to London
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Illenoo
Phone
0 810 35 10 35
Website
illenoo-services.fr
Bus from Rennes - République to Dinard - Le Gallic
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
illenoo-services.fr
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Saint-Malo to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$40 - $65
Car
$95 - $190
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
$30 - $40
Car
$55 - $85
Corsaire Ferry
Phone
0825 138 100
Website
compagniecorsaire.com
Ferry from Dinard to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
compagniecorsaire.com
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Saint-Malo to St Helier, Jersey
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Portsmouth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
condorferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk

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