The cheapest trains from Paris to Rennes

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Cheapest

$42

Average

$83

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Paris to Rennes will cost around $ 83 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 42.

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08:23PMGare Montparnasse2h13 10:36PMRennes
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$421One-way
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11:57AMGare Montparnasse1h28 01:25PMRennes
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$421One-way
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05:02PMGare Montparnasse2h06 07:08PMRennes
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$421One-way
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12:09PMGare Montparnasse1h58 02:07PMRennes
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$421One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:34AMGare Montparnasse2h41 12:15PMRennes
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$731One-way

Timetable Paris to Rennes

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07:00AMGare Montparnasse1h25 08:25AMRennes
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07:04AMGare Montparnasse2h01 09:05AMRennes
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07:33AMGare Montparnasse1h52 09:25AMRennes
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09:34AMGare Montparnasse2h41 12:15PMRennes
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10:57AMGare Montparnasse1h28 12:25PMRennes
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11:57AMGare Montparnasse1h28 01:25PMRennes
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12:09PMGare Montparnasse1h58 02:07PMRennes
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01:11PMGare Montparnasse2h14 03:25PMRennes
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02:44PMGare Montparnasse1h37 04:21PMRennes
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04:57PMGare Montparnasse1h28 06:25PMRennes
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05:02PMGare Montparnasse2h06 07:08PMRennes
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06:00PMGare Montparnasse1h25 07:25PMRennes
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06:06PMGare Montparnasse2h01 08:07PMRennes
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06:57PMGare Montparnasse1h28 08:25PMRennes
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08:23PMGare Montparnasse2h13 10:36PMRennes
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Wed
Sep 22
$37SNCF | TGV
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$265Air France
Thu
Sep 23
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$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$276Air France
Fri
Sep 24
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$263HOP!
Sat
Sep 25
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$263HOP!
Sun
Sep 26
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$166HOP!
Mon
Sep 27
$37SNCF | TGV
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$265Air France
Tue
Sep 28
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$166HOP!
Wed
Sep 29
$37SNCF | TGV
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$193HOP!
Thu
Sep 30
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$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$166HOP!
Fri
Oct 1
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$209HOP!
Sat
Oct 2
$37SNCF | TGV
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$145HOP!
Sun
Oct 3
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$145HOP!
Mon
Oct 4
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$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$145HOP!
Tue
Oct 5
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$145HOP!
Wed
Oct 6
$31SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$145HOP!
Thu
Oct 7
$31SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$145HOP!
Fri
Oct 8
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$145HOP!
Sat
Oct 9
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$145HOP!
Sun
Oct 10
$31SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$145HOP!
Mon
Oct 11
$25SNCF | TGV
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$145HOP!

The fastest trains from Paris to Rennes

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Fastest Journey

1 h 25 m

Average

1 h 49 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

308 km

Of the 15 trains that leave Paris for Rennes every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 308 km distance in an average of 1 h 49 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 25 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 41 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
06:00PMGare Montparnasse1h25 07:25PMRennes
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$1261One-way
Fastest
07:00AMGare Montparnasse1h25 08:25AMRennes
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$1261One-way
2nd Fastest
06:57PMGare Montparnasse1h28 08:25PMRennes
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$1261One-way
2nd Fastest
10:57AMGare Montparnasse1h28 12:25PMRennes
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$771One-way
2nd Fastest
11:57AMGare Montparnasse1h28 01:25PMRennes
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$421One-way

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Train Information to Rennes from Paris

distanceDistance190 miles (307 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$40 (€32)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER

Trains from Paris to Rennes cover the 190 miles (307 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 28 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $40 (€32), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $37 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Rennes.

Trains from Paris to Rennes

Train travel from Paris to Rennes is easy and effective, with over 20 trains plying this route per day. Commuting by a train from Paris to Rennes takes an average of one hour and 42 minutes. However, connections that require one or two changes along the way may take over two hours to complete the trip.

Paris to Rennes Train Time: Daily Departures

About 22 trains leave Paris for Rennes per day, covering the 191 mile (307 km) distance in an average of one hour and 42 minutes. The trips could be shorter on some occasions, as direct connections take about one hour and 28 minutes to commute between the two cities. However, the slowest trains require changes and may take just over two hours to complete the journey. The first train leaves Paris at around 7:00 a.m. while the last departure is shortly before 10:00 p.m. in the evening

How long is the journey by train from Paris to Rennes?

The train from Paris to Rennes varies in duration depending on the connection. On average, the journey from the French capital to the medieval northwestern city lasts one hour and 42 minutes, although some direct connections arrive about 15 minutes earlier. However, some trains involve transfers in Angers, Mans or Laval, and may complete the trip in over two hours. The duration could be longer when traveling on weekends and holidays.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Paris to Rennes?

Departure train station: All trains from Paris to Rennes depart from Montparnasse Train Station which lies about three miles (five km) from the city center. The easiest way to access the station is via a Metro which takes about 16 minutes. The station has ticketing offices, luggage lockers, lounges, cafes, and car parks.

Arrival train station: A train from Paris to Rennes stops at the Rennes railway station located in the town center and is easily accessible on foot. Facilities at this station include ATMs, phone booths, waiting areas, restaurants and a ticket office.

Which train companies travel from Paris to Rennes?

TGV provides most of the train connections from Paris to Rennes. It has a fleet of high-speed trains that commute from Paris to Rennes daily and is famous for its comfortable seats and a restaurant car. TGV trains are traditionally blue. SNCF, the company that runs TGV trains has also rolled out new high-speed InOui trains.

TGV Paris to Rennes

TGV trains offer both direct and transfer connections, and ticket costs vary depending on the service. On average, a TGV train from Paris to Rennes covers the distance in approximately one hour and 42 minutes

InOui Paris to Rennes

InOui trains offer premium connections from Paris to Rennes, and most of its connections are direct. They take about 15 minutes less to complete the trip between the two cities, and their tickets more expensive. Also, their carriages are newer compared to TGV.

Paris to Rennes Trains: Services on Board

A first class ticket on a train from Paris to Rennes is an excellent choice as it comes with plenty of advantages. Passengers in this carriage are sure of top-notch services, and will not regret paying the extra. Amenities in the first class coach includes spacious seats with more legroom, a retractable table, a power socket, and priority boarding. The second class still provides comfortable seats with armrests and drop-down tables big enough for laptops. However, the seats do not have individual power sockets, and the legroom is smaller compared to the first class. Second class tickets tend to be cheaper and are great for travelers on a budget. All classes allow passengers to bring pets as long as they do not weigh more than 22 pounds, and remain closed cages. Cats, birds, and guide dogs can travel for free. A train from Paris to Rennes has one or two wheelchair spaces to ensure that passengers with disabilities enjoy their time onboard the service.

How to find cheap train tickets from Paris to Rennes?

There are several ways to secure cheap tickets on a train from Paris to Rennes. Firstly, passengers should make early bookings, preferably three months before the departure dates. Secondly, travelers should plan to travel via the slower trains which require numerous changes along the route since they have cheaper tickets. Lastly, traveling during off-peak times is a sure way of saving money.

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Trains from Paris to Rennes
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Paris to Rennes?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Rennes from Paris for the next 7 days starting from $37 (€30)  one way.
What is the price of a train ticket to Rennes from Paris?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $40 (€32)  for a train ticket between Paris and Rennes.
How far is Paris to Rennes by train?
You should expect to travel around 190 miles (307 km)  to Rennes from Paris by train.
What is the Paris to Rennes train travel time?
While the time it takes to travel 190 miles (307 km) from Paris to Rennes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Paris to Rennes train journey time is on average 1 h 28 min.
What station does the train from Paris to Rennes depart from? Which Rennes train station do I come into from Paris?

There are a few train stations in Paris to start your trip from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. In Rennes you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Rennes and Rennes Beaulieu Tourne.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Rennes.

Where is the departure train station in Paris located? Where is the arrival train station in Rennes located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Paris.

The most popular arrival train station, Rennes, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Rennes.

What train companies offer a service between Paris and Rennes?
When taking a train from Paris to Rennes, you can count on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER for the best way to get you to Rennes. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Paris to Rennes and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains are there from Paris to Rennes a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Paris to Rennes. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Paris to Rennes? What time is the last train from Paris to Rennes?
You can take the earliest train from Paris to Rennes at 4: 53 AM   or take the last train from Paris to Rennes leaving at 6: 23 PM. Look for the latest Paris to Rennes train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How far in advance should I book train tickets to Rennes from Paris for the best deals?
If you book the Paris to Rennes train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $40 (€32). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Paris and Rennes. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Rennes
Gare Saint-Lazare
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Paris Gare Montparnasse
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Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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Paris Gare de Lyon
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
Paris Gare de l'Est
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Paris Gare du Nord
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.