Flight time: 1 hour*
Avg. temperatures: 5 to 19°C
Currency: Euro (€)
Time: GMT +1 hour
Bienvenue to Rennes, Brittany’s radiant capital city. Festive, lively and elegant, Rennes is a great destination for discovering the beauties of Brittany. When you breeze through the terminal at Southampton airport you’ll fly to Rennes in super quick time, too. It only takes 48 minutes. So with the chateaux of the Loire and Brittany’s beaches all within easy reach, it’s never been easier to get to the continent for a weekend jolly or longer holiday.
Rennes is great for exploring. Hire a bike or simply wander. There’s the Thabor Botanical Gardens, Brittany's Parliament Building, the Brittany Theatre and great museums to the amazing new Science Centre. Visit Rennes and find something for everyone.
And when you’re done exploring, settle into Rennes lively gastro scene. Bar hop downtown, rest awhile in pavement cafes and buzzing brasseries. If you’re visiting on a weekend, make sure you get up in time to catch one of France’s biggest outdoor markets – Marché des Lices - held every Saturday.
Breeze through the terminal at Southampton airport and fly to Rennes in just 48 minutes with Flybe. The ideal gateway to explore the west of France, Rennes airport is situated only 10 minutes away from the city centre.
Transport from Rennes Airport
If you don’t need to pick up a hire car, taxis will take you on to your destination. Or pick up the number 57 bus. It takes 20 minutes from the AireLibre/Aéroport stopin Saint-Jacques de la Lande and goes to the République stop near the central Place de la Mairie.
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