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Rennes to Lyon by train

Prices explained

Prices explained

At Rail Europe we believe in price transparency. We use real data from Rail Europe searches to estimate the cheapest fares you should be able to find for your journey.

The cheapest price is the lowest fare we've ever found for this journey. These prices can usually be found by searching when booking opens but they vary due to availability, which depends on factors like the day of the week or time of year.

More popular journeys include 30 day advance and 7 day advance prices. These are updated every two weeks using prices we've found by searching exactly 7 or 30 days from the most recent Thursday (we picked Thursday because this is when average prices are usually found).

30 day and 7 day prices fluctuate based on demand and availability at the time of search. For example, the 7-day price in summer is likely to be more expensive than the same journey in winter.

Prices are sourced in GBP and converted to other currencies using the daily market exchange rate.

We're always seeking to improve how price-checking works, and we welcome feedback on how we can make it better.

More advice about how to find the cheapest tickets can be found in our infographic.

  1. Cheapest Price $58.91
  2. 30 day advance $78.97
  3. 7 day advance $95.15
  • First train
    05:40
  • Last train
    19:39
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 44m
  • Distance
    564 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    18
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 1m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Rennes to Lyon by train

Fast trains from Rennes to Lyon take around 3 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 564 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Rennes and Lyon.

1. Are there direct trains from Rennes to Lyon?

Direct trains from Rennes to Lyon have been found.

We usually find around 16 direct trains on the route from Rennes to Lyon every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

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

The Rennes to Lyon train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Lyon is usually scheduled to depart Rennes around 05:40 and the last train is around 19:39. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Rennes around 07:08, and the last at 19:39.

What's the Rennes to Lyon train price?

The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Rennes to Lyon are $58.91.

Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $78 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $95. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.

When to book Rennes to Lyon 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 Lyon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Rennes and Lyon?

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

  • TGV

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

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