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Traveling from Rennes to Amsterdam by train

Looking to travel from Rennes to Amsterdam by train? You've come to the right place!

On average, it takes around 8 hours 30 minutes to travel from Rennes to Amsterdam by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 6 hours 9 minutes though. You'll usually find 10 trains per day running along the 666 km route between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change during the journey to Amsterdam, as there currently aren't any direct services on this route.

Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Rennes to Amsterdam start from $77.55 when you book in advance, so start a search in our Journey Planner to view the latest prices.

If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Amsterdam by train, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times.

Rennes to Amsterdam by train

It takes an average of 8h 30m to travel from Rennes to Amsterdam by train, over a distance of around 414 miles (666 km). There are normally 10 trains per day traveling from Rennes to Amsterdam and tickets for this journey start from $77.55 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 6h 9m
PriceFrom $77.55
Distance414 miles (666 km)
Frequency10 trains per day
First train06:35
Last train21:35
Departure stationRennes
Arrival stationAmsterdam
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsBlaBlaCar Bus

Rennes to Amsterdam train times

Check out the next trains departing from Rennes to Amsterdam for Tuesday Dec 20th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
05:35 11:44 6h 9m, 1 change
06:35 12:44 6h 9m, 1 change
08:35 14:44 6h 9m, 1 change
10:35 16:44 6h 9m, 1 change
12:35 18:44 6h 9m, 1 change
14:35 20:44 6h 9m, 1 change
15:35 21:44 6h 9m, 1 change
16:35 07:32 14h 57m, 4 changes
16:35 07:35 15h 0m, 2 changes
20:35 08:44 12h 9m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Rennes to Amsterdam

The price of train tickets from Rennes to Amsterdam starts at $77.55 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Rennes to Amsterdam by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Rennes to Amsterdam

Want to know more about your journey from Rennes to Amsterdam? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Rennes to Amsterdam take?

The average journey time by train between Rennes and Amsterdam is 8 hours and 30 minutes, with around 10 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Rennes and Amsterdam by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Rennes to Amsterdam is 6 hours and 9 minutes.

How much does the train from Rennes to Amsterdam cost?

Train tickets from Rennes to Amsterdam can start from as little as $77.55 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Rennes to Amsterdam?

No, there are no direct train services from Rennes to Amsterdam. Travelling from Rennes to Amsterdam by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Rennes to Amsterdam leave?

The first train from Rennes to Amsterdam leaves at 06:35. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Rennes to Amsterdam leave?

The last train from Rennes to Amsterdam leaves at 21:35. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Rennes and Amsterdam by train?

Trains travelling from Rennes to Amsterdam cover a distance of around 414 miles (666 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Amsterdam to Rennes.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Rennes to Amsterdam for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/20/2022. 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 03/17/2023 for travel on 03/17/2023 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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