Route overview
Avg. journey time3h 53m
Fare range€19-€224
Distance154km
Train operatorsflixbus, idbus,
First & last trains
First train departs at05:36
Last train departs at16:52
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 34m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationRennes
Destination StationCaen

Train times for Tue 16 Jan

10:56
15:33
Rennes
Caen
4h 37m2 changes
13:30
17:14
Rennes
Caen
3h 44m1 change
15:39
19:31
Rennes
Caen
3h 52m1 change
16:52
20:26
Rennes
Caen
3h 34m1 change
05:36
09:16
Rennes
Caen
3h 40m1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Rennes to Caen start at €59.67 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€59.67
14 days
in advance
€72.49
Avg. single price
On the day
€80.90
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Rennes to Caen is €19.2. To buy train tickets from Rennes to Caen 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 Rennes to Caen by train?

The average journey time between Rennes and Caen is 3 hours and 53 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 34 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 5 trains per day travelling from Rennes to Caen. 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 Rennes to Caen?

The first train from Rennes to Caen departs at 05:36. The last train from Rennes to Caen departs at 16:52. 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 Rennes and Caen?

No, it is not possible to travel from Rennes to Caen without having to change trains. To travel from Rennes to Caen 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 Rennes?

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

  • *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 Rennes to Caen for a typical week day using timetable data for 16/01/2018. 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 17/10/2017 for travel on 18/10/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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