There are 6 ways to get from Rouen to Rennes by train, bus, rideshare, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 30 min

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

$105 - $126

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Rouen City Center to Rennes Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk > Rotterdam > Bréda > Anvers > Lille > Rouen Centre > Caen > Rennes > Nantes > La Rochelle > Bordeaux Centre > Bayonne > Hub Europe Alsa / ...

$11 - $30

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rouen to Rennes 194.3 miles

$20 - $24

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Rouen to Rennes 194 miles

$40 - $60

Fly from Rouen  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Rouen (URO) to Rennes (RNS) URO - RNS

$150 - $835

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Paris St Lazare
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Rennes (RNS) CDG - RNS

$94 - $367

What companies run services between Rouen, France and Rennes, France?

You can take a train from Rouen to Rennes via Paris St Lazare, Saint-Lazare, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 3 h 30 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Rouen to Rennes hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $17 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Isilines also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rouen to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Rouen to Rennes via Lyon, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Rouen to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rouen City Center to Rennes
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Rouen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rouen to Rennes
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rouen to Rennes?

The distance between Rouen and Rennes is 251 km. The road distance is 310 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Rouen to Rennes is to bus which costs 9€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 10 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Rouen to Rennes is to drive which takes 2 h 55 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

Is there a direct bus between Rouen and Rennes?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rouen City Center and arriving at Rennes. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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

It takes approximately 3 h 30 min to get from Rouen to Rennes, including transfers.