Bologna to Rennes by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    11hr 46m
  • Distance
    1,076 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    21hr 39m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bologna to Rennes by train

Fast trains from Bologna to Rennes take around 11 hours and 46 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,076 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bologna and Rennes.

1. Are there direct trains from Bologna to Rennes?

Journeys between Bologna and Rennes usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 32 departures on the route from Bologna to Rennes every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 35 departures.

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

The Bologna to Rennes train travel time is normally about 11 hours and 46 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Rennes is usually scheduled to depart Bologna around 04:15 and the last train is around 23:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bologna around 04:15, and the last at 23:08.

When to book Bologna to Rennes train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 and a half 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 Bologna to Rennes by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bologna and Rennes?

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

  • Alleo
  • EuroCity
  • EuroNight
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • Italo
  • Lyria
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • SFM 3
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Thello
  • 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.