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Lyon to Rennes by bus

The journey from Lyon to Rennes by bus is 560.95 km and takes 12 hrs 49 mins. There are 44 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:15 am and the last at 11:50 pm. It is possible to travel from Lyon to Rennes by bus for as little as $36.56 or as much as $258.24. The best price for this journey is $36.56.

Lowest Price$36.56
Journey Duration12 hrs 49 mins
Connection per Day44
Lowest Price$36.56
Highest Price$258.24
First Departure12:15 am
Last Departure11:50 pm
Distance560.95 km
DepartureLyon
ArrivalRennes
CarriersFlixBus, BlaBlaCar BusMore

Lyon to Rennes Bus Times

Departure date
Monday, 22 Jul 2024

Traveling from Lyon to Rennes with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Lyon to Rennes. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How much does it cost to get from Lyon to Rennes by bus?

The cheapest bus tickets from Lyon to Rennes cost $36.56. On average, you can expect to spend around $98.07 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Lyon to Rennes.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $98.07 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Lyon to Rennes.

How long does the journey from Lyon to Rennes take by bus?

The distance between Lyon to Rennes is approximately 560.95 km. In general, it will take you about 12 hrs 49 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The distance between Lyon and Rennes is around 560.95 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 12 hrs 49 mins. However, the fastest routes between Lyon and Rennes take 6 hrs 35 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

How many journeys from Lyon to Rennes take place each day?

If you want to get from Lyon to Rennes, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 44 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 4 direct journeys between Lyon and Rennes. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 40 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Lyon to Rennes. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Rennes
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Lyon to Rennes.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Lyon to Rennes, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Lyon to Rennes.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $28.26 to $70.33 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 60% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Rennes

The cheapest Lyon - Rennes bus tickets can be found for as low as $36.78 if you’re lucky, or $49.03 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $65.63.

Find the best day to travel to Rennes by bus

When travelling to Rennes by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane is the owner of Trenitalia, which serves as the main train operator in Italy. The high-speed Frecciarossa trains link Milan, Rome, Naples, Florence, and Turin at speeds of up to 300 km/h (186 mph). Frecciargento and Frecciabianca are two other high-speed services that operate at slightly slower rates but provide connectivity to smaller cities and towns. Trenitalia operates regional and intercity train, and provides international connections to neighboring countries through EuroCity trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Lyon to Rennes

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TGV inOui when traveling from Lyon to Rennes.

Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
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First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
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Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
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With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
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Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
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On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
Services on board FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus and Trenitalia from Lyon to Rennes
Compare services on board when travelling from Lyon to Rennes by bus.
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Lyon to Rennes CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
39.27kg
Bus
42.07kg
Flight
112.19kg
Car
89.75kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Lyon to Rennes?
A bus ticket from Lyon to Rennes is $98.07. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $36.56.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Lyon to Rennes?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Lyon to Rennes is $36.56. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Lyon and Rennes by bus?
Lyon to Rennes is 560.95 km.
How long does the bus between Lyon and Rennes take?
Lyon to Rennes is on average 12 hrs 49 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hrs 35 mins.
Which companies operate from Lyon to Rennes?
The bus journey from Lyon to Rennes is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Trenitalia, TGV inOui and OUIGO.
How many bus connections per day go from Lyon to Rennes?
Lyon to Rennes has 44 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Lyon to Rennes leave?
The earliest bus from Lyon to Rennes departs at 12:15 am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Lyon to Rennes depart?
The latest bus from Lyon to Rennes departs at 11:50 pm. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Lyon to Rennes in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $36.56 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Lyon to Rennes?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from Lyon to go to Rennes.
What's the fastest journey time between Lyon to Rennes by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Lyon and Rennes is 6 hrs 35 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Lyon to Rennes?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Lyon and Rennes.
What are the CO2 emissions for Lyon to Rennes by bus?
The bus journey from Lyon to Rennes creates 42.07kg of CO2 emissions.