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Traveling from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse by train

Looking to travel from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse by train? You've come to the right place!

On average, it takes around 3 hours 29 minutes to travel from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 2 hours 38 minutes though. You'll usually find 12 trains per day running along the 398 km route between these two destinations. Once you're onboard, you can sit back and relax, as you won't need to make any changes on your way to Paris Montparnasse. You'll be traveling with TGV, SNCF or OUIGO on your way to Paris Montparnasse, as these are the main rail operators on this route.

Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse start from $18.27 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 Paris Montparnasse by train, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times.

Vannes to Paris Montparnasse by train

It takes an average of 3h 29m to travel from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse by train, over a distance of around 247 miles (398 km). There are normally 12 trains per day traveling from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse and tickets for this journey start from $18.27 when you book in advance.

First train

05:50

Last train

21:14

Departure station

Vannes

Arrival station

Paris Montparnasse

Journey time

2h 38m

Distance

398 miles (247 km)

Frequency

12 trains per day

Changes

Direct trains available

Price

From $18.27

Train and bus operators

OUIGO, BlaBlaCar Bus, SNCF, Flixbus

Vannes to Paris Montparnasse train times

Check out the next trains departing from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse for Tuesday Feb 7th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
05:28 08:08 2h 40m, direct
06:27 09:05 2h 38m, direct
07:28 10:19 2h 51m, direct
11:28 14:06 2h 38m, direct
13:22 16:08 2h 46m, direct
15:27 18:06 2h 39m, direct
16:10 19:20 3h 10m, 1 change
17:03 20:08 3h 5m, 1 change
17:45 20:48 3h 3m, direct
19:22 22:08 2h 46m, direct

TGV, OUIGO and SNCF trains from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse

You can travel from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse on TGV, OUIGO and SNCF trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoErmell, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 200 mph (320 km/h). All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and fold-down tables. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with flexible fare options available and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

PhotoCramos, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

OUIGO is the low-cost, high-speed train service operated by the French national train company SNCF. Despite having only one class on board, OUIGO trains offer the same comfort as Second Class seats on TGV trains, although OUIGO tickets are only available to purchase online. To make your journey as smooth as possible, arrive at least 30 minutes before departure and bear in mind that there's an additional fee for bringing a suitcase with you, having a seat with power sockets and travelling with a stroller/buggy.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

Cheap train tickets from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse

The price of train tickets from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse starts at $18.27 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 Vannes to Paris Montparnasse 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 Vannes to Paris Montparnasse

Want to know more about your journey from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse? 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 Vannes to Paris Montparnasse take?

The average journey time by train between Vannes and Paris Montparnasse is 3 hours and 29 minutes, with around 12 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 Vannes and Paris Montparnasse by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse is 2 hours and 38 minutes.

How much does the train from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse cost?

Train tickets from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse can start from as little as $18.27 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 Vannes to Paris Montparnasse?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse without having to change trains. There are 9 direct trains from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse leave?

The first train from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse leaves at 05:50. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse leave?

The last train from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse leaves at 21:14. 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 Vannes and Paris Montparnasse by train?

Trains travelling from Vannes to Paris Montparnasse cover a distance of around 247 miles (398 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Paris Montparnasse to Vannes.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Vannes to Paris Montparnasse for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/07/2023. 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 09/03/2022 for travel on 09/03/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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