Travelling to Quimper

Quimper is easily accessible by air, by train, by road or by sea.

By road

By motorway N165 Brest – Nantes :

- Paris - Quimper : 570 km - 5 hrs 50;
- Rennes - Quimper : 215 km - 2 hrs 30 minutes;
- Nantes - Quimper : 232 km - 2 hrs 40 minutes;
- Brest - Quimper : 71.5 km - 54 minutes;
- Lorient - Quimper : 70.5 km - 53 minutes;
- Vannes - Quimper : 122 km - 1 hr 24 minutes.

Work out your itinerary on mappy.fr or viamichelin.fr

By train

Quimper station, served by a TGV (high-speed train) line, has an integrated platform combining several means of transport.

Several links are provided between Quimper and Paris Montparnasse daily. The average journey time is 3 hrs 30 minutes.

The station, located on place Louis Armand, is open :

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 04.45 until 00h00
  • Friday from 04.45 to 00h45
  • Saturday from 04h45 to 23.00
  • Sunday from 8h30 to 00h00

Prepare your trip, reserve your tickets and season tickets at oui.sncf
For your trips within Brittany consult Brittany TER website.

By sea

From Great Britain, access North Brittany via the port of Roscoff. There are numerous sailings towards England and Ireland that depart from Roscoff.

Consult Brittany Ferries website.

By plane

Quimper Cornouaille Airport

10 minutes from the town centre. 4 daily flights between Quimper and Paris Orly (1hr05min flight time). The airport hosts flights going to 10 European capitals accessible in under 2 hours.

Quimper Cornouaille Airport
29700 Pluguffan
Tel. 02 98 94 30 30
Fax 02 98 94 30 14
E-mail : comptoir@quimper-aeroport.com
Consult the website airport Quimper-Cornouaille and Air-France website.

Lorient airport
45 minutes from Quimper.
Lorient airport website.

Brest-Guipavas airport
45 minutes from Quimper
Brest airport website.