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There are 13 ways to get from Rennes to Normandy by train, bus, ferry, car 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  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est
  3. Take the train from Ashford International to London Waterloo East
  4. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$181 - $335

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Fly Rennes to Southend, train  •  6 h 41 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

$68 - $219

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Bus, train  •  12 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Rennes to Paris, Paris 702
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Lille 757 / ...
  3. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International

$216 - $368

Train, ferry, car ferry, drive  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Rennes to Gare de Granville
  2. Take the ferry from Granville to St Helier, Jersey
  3. Take the car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Poole
  4. Drive from Poole to Portsmouth Harbour
  5. Take the train from Portsmouth Harbour to Guildford

$115 - $187

Bus, ferry, car ferry, drive, train  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from République to Eglise Notre Dame 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 Poole
  5. Drive from Poole to Portsmouth Harbour
  6. Take the train from Portsmouth Harbour to Guildford

$117 - $164

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Rennes to Dieppe
  2. Take the car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to Normandy

$80 - $176

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

$261 - $302

Fly Rennes to London Heathrow  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to London Heathrow (LHR) RNS - LHR

$92 - $517

Fly Rennes to London Gatwick, train  •  8 h 49 min

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

$71 - $488

Train to Nantes, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  7 h 11 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

$73 - $229

Train to Dinard, fly to London Stansted, train  •  7 h 16 min

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

$99 - $424

Train to Paris CDG, fly to London Gatwick, train  •  7 h 33 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

$94 - $252

Train to Nantes, fly to London Luton, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Rennes to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Luton (LTN) NTE - LTN
  3. Take the train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
  4. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$112 - $335

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The cheapest way to get from Rennes to Normandy is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rennes to Normandy is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The distance between Rennes and Normandy is 357 km.

The best way to get from Rennes to Normandy without a car is to train which takes 8 h 12 min and costs 150€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to get from Rennes to Normandy, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Rennes to Normandy is to train which takes 8 h 12 min and costs 150€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 75€ - 450€ and takes 8 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Rennes Airport to Southend Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Normandy is 1 h behind Rennes. It is currently 4:04 AM in Rennes and 3:04 AM in Normandy.

Flybe offers flights from Rennes Airport to Southend Airport.

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There are 390+ hotels available in Normandy. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rennes to Normandy.
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  • Distance: 223 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 12 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, Ashford(Kent) Int., Ashford International, London Waterloo East, London Waterloo, and Guildford in around 8 h 12 min. Alternatively, Air France, Aer Lingus and eight other airlines fly from Rennes to Normandy hourly.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rennes to London Gatwick via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Rennes to London Gatwick via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Rennes to London Gatwick via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Rennes to London Gatwick via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Nantes to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Flights from Nantes to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Rennes to London Heathrow via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Rennes to London Heathrow via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Rennes to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Rennes to London Gatwick via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rennes to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Rennes to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Rennes to Southend
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rennes to London Gatwick via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Rennes to London Heathrow via Cork
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Rennes to London Heathrow via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rennes to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dinard to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $250
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 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
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$50 - $140
Premier
$120 - $170
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Guildford
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Portsmouth Harbour to Guildford
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Vauxhall to Guildford
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Gare de Rennes to Gare de Granville
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
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 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
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Greater Anglia
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to Guildford
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Luton Airport Parkway to West Hampstead Thameslink
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Illenoo
Phone
0 810 35 10 35
Website
illenoo-services.fr
Bus from République to Eglise Notre Dame
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Website
Illenoo
Ferry operators
Manche Iles Express
Phone
0 825 131 050
Website
manche-iles-express.com
Ferry from Granville to St Helier, Jersey
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Schedules at
manche-iles-express.com
Condor Ferries
Phone
01202 207216
Email
contactcentre@condorferries.co.uk
Website
condorferries.co.uk
Car ferry from St Helier, Jersey to Poole
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
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
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
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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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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