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Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 14m
Trains per day9
Fare range€9.00 - €92.00
Distance89km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:46
Last train departs at20:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 05m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationCaen
Destination StationAlençon

Caen to Alençon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Caen to Alençon for Saturday 22nd Sep 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
17:46
19:03
Caen
Alençon
1h 17m
Direct
09:01
10:06
Caen
Alençon
1h 05m
Direct
12:51
14:00
Caen
Alençon
1h 09m
Direct
16:48
18:02
Caen
Alençon
1h 14m
Direct
17:45
19:07
Caen
Alençon
1h 22m
Direct

SNCF and Intercités trains from Caen to Alençon

You can travel from Caen to Alençon on SNCF and Intercités trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Caen to Alençon, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

SNCF and Intercités trains from Caen to Alençon

You can travel from Caen to Alençon on SNCF and Intercités trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Caen to Alençon, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCF TGV

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).

PhotoThierry80, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

Intercites Train

Intercités is the classic service of SNCF. The Intercités lines are an important part of the French rail network. Trains make more stops and are cheaper than TGVs, and run at speeds of up to 160 km/h. Two comfort classes are offered aboard Intercités – First Class and Second Class. Intercités by night allows you to travel at night on certain routes, in sleeper cars.

Caen to Alençon train prices

Train tickets from Caen to Alençon start at €9.00 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Caen to Alençon start at €13.86 when you book at least 28 days in advance.* Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€13.86
14 days
in advance
€14.92
Avg. single price
On the day
€19.04
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from Caen to Alençon by train?

The average journey time between Caen and Alençon is 1 hour and 14 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 5 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 9 trains per day travelling from Caen to Alençon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Caen to Alençon?

The first train from Caen to Alençon departs at 05:46. The last train from Caen to Alençon departs at 20:00. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Caen and Alençon?

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

How do I get back to Caen?

By train, of course. See trains from Alençon to Caen.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Caen to Alençon for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/09/2018. 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 23/06/2018 for travel on 23/06/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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