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There are 9 ways to get from Utrecht to Quimper by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 27m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Quimper Tgv

198€ - 356€

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Bus via Antwerp  •  18h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Antwerp 817
  2. Take the bus from Antwerp to Lille 803 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Quimper

53€ - 72€

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Bus  •  19h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Brugge 141
  2. Take the bus from Bruges to Quimper N702

58€ - 75€

Drive  •  10h 2m

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Quimper 1032.1 km

130€ - 200€

Train, fly to Lorient  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Lorient (LRT) AMS - LRT
  3. Take the train from Lorient to Quimper

110€ - 341€

Train, fly to Rennes  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Rennes (RNS) AMS - RNS
  3. Take the train from Rennes to Quimper

122€ - 313€

Train, fly to Brest  •  10h 15m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brest (BES) AMS - BES
  3. Take the train from Brest to Quimper

101€ - 328€

Train, fly to Quimper  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Quimper (UIP) AMS - UIP

69€ - 309€

Train, fly to Nantes  •  8h 35m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Nantes (NTE) AMS - NTE
  3. Take the train from Nantes to Quimper

81€ - 246€

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Quimper is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Quimper is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Quimper is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Quimper is to bus via Antwerp which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 18h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Quimper is to train and fly which costs 65€ - 310€ and takes 7h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Utrecht to Quimper. However, there are services departing from Utrecht and arriving at Quimper via Antwerp and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Quimper. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Quimper via Rotterdam Centraal, Gare du Nord and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 27m.

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The distance between Utrecht and Quimper is 799 km. The road distance is 1032.1 km.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Quimper without a car is to train which takes 9h 27m and costs 190€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 9h 27m to get from Utrecht to Quimper, including transfers.

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Utrecht to Quimper bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Utrecht station.

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Utrecht to Quimper train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Quimper is to train which takes 9h 27m and costs 190€ - 360€. Alternatively, you can bus via Antwerp, which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 18h 20m.

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  • Distance: 799.4 km
  • Duration: 9h 27m

What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Quimper, France?

You can take a train from Utrecht to Quimper via Rotterdam Centraal, Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 in around 9h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Utrecht to Quimper via Antwerp and Lille in around 18h 20m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lorient via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 440€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 440€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brest via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brest via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brest via Nantes, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brest via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brest via Toulouse, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 2100€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brest via Bordeaux, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 2100€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 300€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Quimper via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
60€ - 290€
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 24€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 24€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
14€ - 19€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
95€ - 200€
Website
Thalys
Standard
95€ - 140€
Comfort
110€ - 150€
Premium
140€ - 200€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Quimper
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Train from Lorient to Quimper
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
21€ - 25€
Train from Rennes to Quimper
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Lorient to Quimper
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
Rail 1st Class
16€ - 24€
Train from Rennes to Quimper
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
29€ - 45€
Rail 1st Class
40€ - 60€
Train from Brest to Quimper
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
13€ - 20€
Rail 1st Class
21€ - 35€
Train from Nantes to Quimper
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 65€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
Rail 1st Class
40€ - 65€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Utrecht to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Antwerp to Lille
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Quimper
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bruges to Quimper
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines NL
Website
nl.eurolines.eu
Bus from Utrecht to Brugge
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Schedules at
nl.eurolines.eu

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There is no direct flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Lorient Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 50m and has one stopover.

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Utrecht to Quimper bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Quimper station.

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Utrecht to Quimper train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Quimper station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Utrecht to Quimper is 1032 km. It takes approximately 10h 2m to drive from Utrecht to Quimper.

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KLM and Air France offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Lorient Airport.

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