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

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 18 min

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

$76 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus Isilines  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Tours to Paris - Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris - Gallieni to Rouen

$18 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Tours to Paris, Paris 733 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rouen, Rouen 742 / ...

$21 - $35

Rideshare  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Tours to Rouen 193 miles

$22

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Tours to Rouen 192.8 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Tours to Rouen is to rideshare which costs 19€ and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tours to Rouen is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tours to Rouen. However, there are services departing from Tours and arriving at Rouen, Rouen via Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Tours and Rouen is 230 km. The road distance is 308.5 km.

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The best way to get from Tours to Rouen without a car is to train which takes 3 h 18 min and costs 65€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to get from Tours to Rouen, including transfers.

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Tours to Rouen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Tours station.

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The best way to get from Tours to Rouen is to train which takes 3 h 18 min and costs 65€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 30€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Tours to Rouen.
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  • Distance: 143.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Tours to Rouen via Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Saint-Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 3 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tours to Rouen via Paris, Paris in around 6 h 30 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Rouen-Rive-Droite
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
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 Tours to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rouen, Rouen
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Tours to Paris - Gallieni
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Schedules at
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Rouen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $13
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 Tours to Rouen
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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