Rennes to Lyon route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 52m
Trains per day3
Fare range€25-€235
First & last trains
First train departs at05:36
Last train departs at21:35
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 51m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationRennes
Destination StationLyon

Train times for Tue 26 Sep

09:52
14:56
Rennes
Lyon
5h 04m1 change
11:35
16:34
Rennes
Lyon
4h 59m1 change
13:30
17:30
Rennes
Lyon
4h 00mDirect
13:37
18:17
Rennes
Lyon
4h 40m1 change
14:35
18:56
Rennes
Lyon
4h 21m1 change

Everything you need to know about your train journey

Information included in this video is correct as of 10/12/16

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Rennes to Lyon start at €78.42 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€78.42
14 days
in advance
€96.46
Avg. single price
On the day
€110.27
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Rennes to Lyon is €25. To buy train tickets from Rennes to Lyon 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 Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Rennes and Lyon is 4 hours and 52 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 51 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 15 trains per day travelling from Rennes to Lyon. 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 Lyon?

The first train from Rennes to Lyon departs at 05:36. The last train from Rennes to Lyon departs at 21:35. 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 Lyon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Rennes to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Rennes to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Rennes?

By train, of course. See trains from Lyon 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 Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/09/2017. 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 28/07/2017 for travel on 13/10/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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