There are 5 ways to get from Rouen to Chartres by train, bus, car or rideshare

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 TGV  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Versailles-Chantiers Tgv
  2. Take the train from Versailles-Chantiers to Chartres

$40 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Rouen City Center to Paris City Center - Bercy Le Havre > Rouen centre > Paris ouest - La Défense > Paris centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Chartres Paris centre - Bercy > Chartres > Lorient > Quimper > Brest - gare SNCF / ...

$9 - $14

3 alternative options

Train via Paris St Lazare  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Paris St Lazare Ic
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Chartres

$50 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Rouen to Chartres 83 miles

$17 - $26

Rideshare  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rouen to Chartres 82.8 miles

$8 - $11

What companies run services between Rouen, France and Chartres, Centre-Val de Loire, France?

You can take a train from Rouen to Chartres via Versailles-Chantiers in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rouen to Chartres via Paris City Center - Bercy in around 4 h 6 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Versailles-Chantiers
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Versailles-Chantiers to Chartres
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $21
Train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Chartres
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rouen City Center to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Chartres
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rouen to Chartres
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rouen to Chartres?

The distance between Rouen and Chartres is 114 km. The road distance is 133 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rouen to Chartres?

The cheapest way to get from Rouen to Chartres is to rideshare which costs 7€ - 9€ and takes 2 h 13 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rouen to Chartres?

The quickest way to get from Rouen to Chartres is to drive which takes 1 h 39 min and costs 14€ - 22€.

Is there a direct train between Rouen and Chartres?

No, there is no direct train from Rouen to Chartres. However, there are services departing from Rouen-Rive-Droite and arriving at Chartres via Versailles-Chantiers. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

Is there a direct bus between Rouen and Chartres?

No, there is no direct bus from Rouen to Chartres. However, there are services departing from Rouen City Center and arriving at Chartres via Paris City Center - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

How long does it take to get from Rouen to Chartres?

It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Rouen to Chartres, including transfers.