Caen to Brest route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time5h 59m
Fare range€35-€201
Train operatorsidbus
First & last trains
First train departs at05:46
Last train departs at17:46
Fastest journey
Fastest route5h 35m
Changes1 change
Origin StationCaen
Destination StationBrest

Train times for Tue 21 Nov

5h 52m1 change
6h 11m2 changes
6h 42m2 changes
5h 35m2 changes
5h 48m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Caen to Brest start at €65.88 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Caen to Brest is €35. To buy train tickets from Caen to Brest 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 Brest by train?

The average journey time between Caen and Brest is 5 hours and 59 minutes and the fastest journey time is 5 hours and 35 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 6 trains per day travelling from Caen to Brest. 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 Brest?

The first train from Caen to Brest departs at 05:46. The last train from Caen to Brest departs at 17:46. 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 Brest?

No, it is not possible to travel from Caen to Brest without having to change trains. To travel from Caen to Brest will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Caen?

By train, of course. See trains from Brest 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 Brest for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/11/2017. 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 26/08/2017 for travel on 28/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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