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Madrid to Rennes by train

The journey from Madrid to Rennes by train is 541.65 mi and takes 22 hr 49 min. There are 7 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:40 AM and the last at 6:38 PM. It is possible to travel from Madrid to Rennes by train for as little as $75.63 or as much as $267.56. The best price for this journey is $75.63.

Lowest Price$75.63
Journey Duration22 hr 49 min
Connection per Day7
Lowest Price$75.63
Highest Price$267.56
First Departure6:40 AM
Last Departure6:38 PM
Distance541.65 mi
DepartureMadrid
ArrivalRennes
CarriersFlixBus, AVEMore

Madrid to Rennes Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jul 16, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Madrid to Rennes by train?

Prices will vary when you travel from Madrid to Rennes. On average, though, you'll pay about $155.52 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $75.63, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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On average, a train ticket from Madrid to Rennes will cost you $155.52. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from Madrid to Rennes by train?

The distance between Madrid and Rennes is approximately 541.65 mi. In general, it will take you about 22 hr 49 min 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. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Madrid to Rennes covers a distance of 541.65 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 22 hr 49 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 13 hr 39 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Madrid to Rennes faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Madrid to Rennes?

The first daily departure from Madrid to Rennes leaves at 6:40 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 6:38 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Madrid and Rennes. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. The first journey of the night departs from Madrid at 6:40 AM. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 6:38 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Madrid and Rennes. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

Which stations can I use to travel from Madrid to Rennes?

You will be able to leave Madrid by using stations such as MADRID BARAJAS aeropuerto T1,Madrid Barajas Airport,Madrid Puente de la Cea,Madrid Chamartin,Madrid Méndez Alvaro,MADRID (E),Madrid - Avenida de America,Madrid-Atocha. These connect you to stations including St-Jacques-D-L-Lande,Gare SNCF VERN,Rennes (France) in Rennes. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Madrid or in Rennes, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Madrid to Rennes?

The route from Madrid to Rennes is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Madrid 7 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Madrid to Rennes, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 7 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Madrid to Rennes. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Madrid 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 Madrid to Rennes.

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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.

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The cheapest Madrid - Rennes train tickets can be found for as low as $75.63 if you’re lucky, or $365.74 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $750.59.

Find the best day to travel to Rennes by train

When travelling to Rennes by train, 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.

AVE stands for "Alta Velocidad Española", which means "Spanish High Speed". AVE is a high-speed train service operated by the Spanish national railway company Renfe. With the AVE trains you can travel to many major cities in Spain, including routes to Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Seville, Malaga, and Zaragoza.

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.

Iryo is a Spanish high-speed train operator, founded in 2019 and serving Spain's major cities such as Madrid, Barcelona, Malaga, Seville, Valencia and Zaragoza. iryo operates on the national rail network in Spain, using the latest AVE high-speed trains to transport passengers at speeds of up to 310 km/h.

Ticket types and facilities from Madrid to Rennes

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by AVE and Iryo when traveling from Madrid to Rennes.

Básico

The Basico are the most affordable tickets, but they come with certain restrictions, such as no changes or refunds. They also typically have limited availability and must be purchased well in advance.
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Elige Estándar

The Elige tickets provide enhanced flexibility for exchanging or canceling your reservation. Elige Estándar," provides travelers with the standard, regular seating arrangement known as the "Estándar seat." Additionally, you can choose your preferred seat by paying an extra fee, and upgrading to Premium is also possible.
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Elige Confort

If you go for "Elige Confort," you get the bigger and likely more comfortable XL Confort seat. The Elige tickets provide enhanced flexibility for exchanging or canceling your reservation. Additionally, you can choose your preferred seat by paying an extra fee, and upgrading to Premium is also possible.
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Prémium

Renfe AVE's Premium tickets are the priciest but also the most flexible, limited to Confort class only. They allow free train changes and provide the benefit of boarding the next train for free in case you miss your scheduled one.
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Singular

The "Singular fare" offers flexibility for entrepreneurs and companies with personalized customer service from iryo assistants.
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Inicial

iryo's Inicial fare provides affordable travel without compromising on comfort or service.
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Singular ONLY YOU

The "Singular Only YOU" fare is designed for entrepreneurs and companies, providing the best conditions for changes and cancellations in the ticket.
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Infinita

Infinita is iryo's all-inclusive fare that offers the best travel options with flexibility and comfort.
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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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Travel in comfort as all AVE trains are air-conditioned.
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Stay connected at high speeds with PlayRenfe, AVE's complimentary WiFi service, ensuring you remain online even at 300 km/h.
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The Silent Carriage is available exclusively for standard seats on AVE trains, excluding the AVE International route between Spain and France, as well as Euromed trains. Due to its popularity, early ticket purchase is advised.
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Every AVE seat is fitted with power sockets and at-seat radios for your convenience.
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AVE provides a complimentary care and assistance service for individuals with limited mobility. To utilize this service, please reach out to AVE directly.
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On AVE trains, you're welcome to bring along 3 bags, each not surpassing 85 x 55 x 35 cm and 25 kg (55 lbs) in weight. Moreover, instruments are considered hand luggage if they're within 30 x 120 x 38 cm and safely tucked in a case.
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Visit the onboard AVE bar carriage for a treat or wait for the food trolley that travels through the train. Prémium Ticket holders can enjoy in-seat dining featuring Chef Ramón Freixa's expertise. Please ensure you request special menus, from vegetarian to Halal, at least 12 hours before departure to enjoy a tailored meal experience.
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You can bring along your bike or scooter, just make sure it's folded and snug in a case. Don't forget to remove the pedals and give those handlebars a 90-degree turn. If your case's total dimensions are under 180cm, it counts as hand luggage. Anything larger falls into the special luggage category but keep it within 120 x 90 x 40 cm.
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Connect to free WiFi on iryo trains in any class. Enjoy movies, TV shows, live news, and Spotify for entertainment.
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Every seat on iryo trains comes with power sockets, and those in the Infinita and Singular Cafe class boast additional USB ports.
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On iryo trains, flexible baggage policy lets you travel comfortably with up to 3 pieces of luggage, including a piece of hand luggage. Maximum size for 2 larger pieces is 85x55x35cm, while hand luggage must be 36x27x15cm. Total weight limit is 25kg.
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iryo trains are designed for inclusivity, offering designated seats for passengers with reduced mobility and ensuring step-free access during both boarding and disembarking.
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iryo offers quality menus for all classes. Find the onboard restaurant/bar usually close to coach 2. For Infinita Class passengers, meals are served at your seat, but remember to book 24 hours in advance.
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Enjoy fresh and comfortable air on the ETR1000 train; its cutting-edge air-conditioning system refreshes the entire carriage's air in just 3 minutes, ensuring a generous 35 m3/h of fresh outside air for every passenger.
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On Iryo trains, you can bring along one disassembled bicycle or electric scooter per coach, as long as it's tucked into a bag and stays within 90x120x40cm. It's free to transport! Just keep in mind that you'll handle the loading, safekeeping, and unloading. Also, be considerate of other passengers' comfort and safety, and remember any damages caused are on you.
Services on board FlixBus, AVE and Iryo from Madrid to Rennes
Compare services on board when travelling from Madrid to Rennes by train.
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Madrid to Rennes CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
61.02kg
Bus
65.38kg
Flight
174.34kg
Car
139.47kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Madrid to Rennes by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Madrid and Rennes are 61.02kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Madrid and Rennes? By taking the train between Madrid and Rennes you will save 113.32kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 4.36kg compared to a bus and 78.45kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Madrid to Rennes?
A train ticket from Madrid to Rennes is $155.52. 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 $75.63.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Madrid to Rennes?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Madrid to Rennes is $75.63. 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 Madrid and Rennes by train?
Madrid to Rennes is 541.65 mi.
How long does the train between Madrid and Rennes take?
Madrid to Rennes is on average 22 hr 49 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 13 hr 39 min.
Which companies operate from Madrid to Rennes?
The train journey from Madrid to Rennes is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, AVE, Iryo, Renfe, BlaBlaCar Bus and TGV inOui.
How many train connections per day go from Madrid to Rennes?
Madrid to Rennes has 7 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Madrid to Rennes leave?
The earliest train from Madrid to Rennes departs at 6:40 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 train from Madrid to Rennes depart?
The latest train from Madrid to Rennes departs at 6:38 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 Madrid to Rennes in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $75.63 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.
What's the fastest journey time between Madrid to Rennes by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Madrid and Rennes is 13 hr 39 min.
Is there a direct train from Madrid to Rennes?
Yes, there is a direct train between Madrid and Rennes.
What are the CO2 emissions for Madrid to Rennes by train?
The train journey from Madrid to Rennes creates 61.02kg of CO2 emissions.

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