Rennes to Caen by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 42m
  • Distance
    154 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 3m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Rennes to Caen by train

Fast trains from Rennes to Caen take around 2 hours and 42 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 154 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Rennes and Caen.

1. Are there direct trains from Rennes to Caen?

Direct trains from Rennes to Caen have been found.

We usually find around 21 direct trains on the route from Rennes to Caen every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 16 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Rennes to Caen?

The Rennes to Caen train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 42 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Rennes to Caen train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Caen is usually scheduled to depart Rennes around 05:45 and the last train is around 18:57. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Rennes around 08:25, and the last at 20:43.

When to book Rennes to Caen train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Rennes to Caen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Rennes and Caen?

More than one train company operates on the route from Rennes to Caen, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Autocar
  • TER
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.