Rouen to Rennes by train

  • First train
    05:26
  • Last train
    18:59
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 56m
  • Distance
    252 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    32
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 39m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Rouen to Rennes by train

Fast trains from Rouen to Rennes take around 3 hours and 56 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 252 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Rouen and Rennes.

1. Are there direct trains from Rouen to Rennes?

Journeys between Rouen and Rennes usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 38 departures on the route from Rouen to Rennes every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Rouen to Rennes?

The Rouen to Rennes train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 56 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Rouen to Rennes train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Rennes is usually scheduled to depart Rouen around 05:26 and the last train is around 18:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Rouen around 06:12, and the last at 18:59.

When to book Rouen to Rennes train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Rouen to Rennes by train.

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Which train companies operate between Rouen and Rennes?

More than one train company operates on the route from Rouen to Rennes, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Alleo
  • Corail
  • Intercités
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

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