TGV to Le Mans, Nantes and Rennes
- Over 20 destinations in Normandy and Brittany
- Merely one change from Gare du Nord (Paris) to Gare Montparnasse
- Several connections a day
- Book up till 3 months in advance
With TGV to West France
A trip to the cities of Vitre, Sanit-Malo, Guingamp and Morlaix in the west of France comes highly recommended. But also Le Mans, Nantes, Rennes and Brest are definitely worth a visit. With the high-speed TGV train you will be in the heart of the city of your choice in no time at all. You can also resume your trip to other destinations in comfort. In short, comfort and ease are essential elements during your train trip to and through France.
Train schedule to Rennes and Brest
TGV can bring you to many destinations all over the west of France. For up-to-date train schedule information, please plan your trip using the international train planner.Find train tickets
Changing trains in Paris
from Gare du Nord to Gare Montparnasse
Travelling with the high-speed Thalys and TGV trains is a convenient way of reaching the west of France. With Thalys you can travel from Amsterdam Central, Schiphol airport or Rotterdam Central on the high-speed track to the Parisian train station Gare du Nord. From there you can take metro 4 in the direction of Porte d’Orleans till you reach Gare Montparnasse station where all TGV trains to the west of France depart. Time needed in Paris to catch your connecting train is approximately an hour; this time has been taken into account by our booking system.
For more information you can download and print the PDF with all relevant information on the layover in Paris from Gare du Nord to Gare Montparnasse stations. More information on layover in Paris (PDF)
Tickets for the Paris metro
The ride from the Parisian stations Gare de Nord to Gare Montparnasse is within the cities central metro zone. Tickets for the metro can be purchased onboard in Thalys, in the buffet car. This is convenient as you can avoid the queue at the ticket machine at the station. But, be quick, availability is limited.
TGV destinations in West France
There are two TGV trains that travel to the west of France: one goes to Rennes and the other to Nantes. Some destinations are reached by both lines. On the basis of your chosen departure and arrival times, the bookings system will indicate which TGV connection to take.
Take the TGV towards Rennes for the following destinations:
Take the TGV towards Nantes for the following destinations:
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Create the perfect itinerary for your trip by using the international train planner.
General information TGV
TGV is the high-speed train to all your favourite destination in France.