Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 13m
Trains per day9
Fare range€9-€53
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:46
Last train departs at20:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 05m
Origin StationCaen
Destination StationAlençon

Train times for Tue 27 Feb

1h 13mDirect
1h 05mDirect
1h 15mDirect
1h 09mDirect
1h 14mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Caen to Alençon start at €15.99 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Caen to Alençon?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Caen to Alençon is €9. To buy train tickets from Caen to Alençon for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Caen to Alençon by train?

The average journey time between Caen and Alençon is 1 hour and 13 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 5 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 9 trains per day travelling from Caen to Alençon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Caen to Alençon?

The first train from Caen to Alençon departs at 05:46. The last train from Caen to Alençon departs at 20:00. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Caen and Alençon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Caen to Alençon without having to change trains. There are 9 direct trains from Caen to Alençon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Caen?

By train, of course. See trains from Alençon to Caen.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Caen to Alençon for a typical week day using timetable data for 27/02/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 26/11/2017 for travel on 26/11/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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