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There are 5 ways to get from Rouen to Saint-Malo by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite to Gare de Caen Caen - Rouen-Rive-Droite
  2. Take the train from Gare de Caen to Gare de Dol Caen - Rennes / ...

$68 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus via Rouen  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Rouen to Caen
  2. Take the bus from Caen to Saint-Malo 772

$19 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite to Gare de Caen Caen - Rouen-Rive-Droite / ...
  2. Take the bus from Caen to Saint-Malo 772

$33 - $47

Rideshare  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rouen to Saint-Malo 184.7 miles

$22

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Rouen to Saint-Malo 185.3 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Rouen to Saint-Malo is to rideshare which costs 19€ and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rouen to Saint-Malo is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rouen to Saint-Malo. However, there are services departing from Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite and arriving at Saint-Malo via Caen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rouen to Saint-Malo. However, there are services departing from Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite and arriving at St Malo via Gare de Caen and Dol de Bretagne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

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The distance between Rouen and Saint-Malo is 244 km. The road distance is 296.5 km.

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The best way to get from Rouen to Saint-Malo without a car is to train which takes 5 h 33 min and costs 55€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Rouen to Saint-Malo, including transfers.

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Rouen to Saint-Malo bus services, operated by SNCF Bus, depart from Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite station.

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Rouen to Saint-Malo train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite station.

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The best way to get from Rouen to Saint-Malo is to train which takes 5 h 33 min and costs 55€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 5 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Rouen to Saint-Malo.
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  • Distance: 152.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

What companies run services between Rouen, France and Saint-Malo, France?

You can take a train from Rouen to Saint-Malo via Gare de Caen, Gare de Dol, and Dol de Bretagne in around 5 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rouen to Saint-Malo via Gare de Caen and Caen in around 5 h 45 min.

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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Rouen-Rive-Droite to Gare de Caen
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Gare de Caen to Gare de Dol
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
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 Caen to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Rouen to Caen
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rouen to Saint-Malo
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Rouen to Saint-Malo bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Saint-Malo station.

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Rouen to Saint-Malo train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de Dol station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rouen to Saint-Malo is 296 km. It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to drive from Rouen to Saint-Malo.

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There are 1059+ hotels available in Saint-Malo. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Rouen and Saint-Malo. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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