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Journey timeFrom 1h 32m
Price$2.93 - $54.66
Distance132km (82 miles)
Frequency15 trains per day
Departure stationLorient
Arrival stationRennes
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operators

Lorient to Rennes train times

Check out the next trains departing from Lorient to Rennes for Tuesday 29th Oct 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:5908:311h 32m, direct
07:1909:212h 02m, 1 change
07:5309:291h 36m, direct
09:4811:291h 41m, direct
11:5913:311h 32m, direct
12:3714:251h 48m, direct
13:4815:291h 41m, direct
15:5317:291h 36m, direct
16:3018:201h 50m, direct
17:5419:311h 37m, direct

TGV, TER and SNCF trains from Lorient to Rennes

You can travel from Lorient to Rennes on TGV, TER 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 320 km/h. All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and removable shelves. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with more flexible train tickets and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

PhotoSmiley.toerist, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

TER (Transport Express Régional) trains are the regional service from SNCF that allow you to make trips to nearby towns and villages located within the same region. With 20 regions in France, TER trains are ideal for travelling to destinations not covered by high-speed services, although ticket prices vary between each region. TER trains have dedicated spaces for bicycles and allow animals on board. Not all TER trains include a First Class carriage.

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 Lorient to Rennes

Train tickets from Lorient to Rennes start at €2.50 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €29.70.
lowest price found
from2.50
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price26.39
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price27.93
on the day
avg. single price29.70

Biglietti e offerte Trenitalia e Frecciarossa

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 Lorient to Rennes by booking early.§

Biglietti e offerte Italo treno

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.

Risparmia prenotando in anticipo

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!

Biglietti e offerte treni internazionali

Take a look at treni in Europa Low Cost to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Lorient to Rennes? 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 Lorient to Rennes take?

The average journey time by train between Lorient and Rennes is 1 hour and 41 minutes, with around 16 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 Lorient and Rennes by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Lorient to Rennes is 1 hour and 32 minutes.

How much does the train from Lorient to Rennes cost?

Train tickets from Lorient to Rennes can start from as little as €2.50 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 Lorient to Rennes?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Lorient to Rennes without having to change trains. There are 15 direct trains from Lorient to Rennes. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Lorient to Rennes leaves at 05:18. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Lorient to Rennes leaves at 20:45. 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 Lorient and Rennes by train?

Trains travelling from Lorient to Rennes cover a distance of around 132km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Rennes to Lorient. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Lorient to Rennes.
*Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / 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 Lorient to Rennes for a typical week day using timetable data for 29/10/2019. 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 01/04/2019 for travel on 01/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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