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Train Information to Rennes from Manchester

distanceDistance371 miles (598 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Manchester to Rennes cover the 371 miles (598 km) long journey taking on average 16 h 49 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Rennes.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Manchester, United Kingdom to Rennes, France?

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Rennes, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Rennes, France?

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 06/12/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Manchester to Rennes before travelling.

Are there restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from France by train?

Return travel from France to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Manchester from Rennes?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Rennes?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 06/12/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Manchester from Rennes.

What is the distance by train from Manchester to Rennes?
You should expect to travel around 371 miles (598 km)  to Rennes from Manchester by train.
What is the average Manchester to Rennes train duration?
While the time it takes to travel 371 miles (598 km) between Manchester and Rennes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Manchester to Rennes is on average 16 h 49 min.
Which train station in Manchester goes to Rennes? Which train station do I come into Rennes from Manchester?

There are a few train stations in Manchester to start your trip from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. In Rennes you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Rennes and Rennes Beaulieu Tourne.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Rennes.

Where do I find the Manchester train station to Rennes? Where is the Rennes train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0.4 miles (587 m) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Rennes and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (995 m) from the train station to the city centre in Rennes.

How many train services per day are there to Rennes from Manchester?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Manchester to Rennes. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Manchester for your journey to Rennes.
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