Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Rennes to Lyon start at €101.58 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*
The minimum price of a train ticket from Rennes to Lyon is €20. To buy train tickets from Rennes to Lyon for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 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.
The average journey time between Rennes and Lyon is 4 hours and 37 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 51 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 14 trains per day travelling from Rennes to Lyon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from Rennes to Lyon departs at 05:36. The last train from Rennes to Lyon departs at 18:40. 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Rennes to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Rennes to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Rennes.