Coming to Brest

Coming to Brest

By Air

International Brest - Bretagne airport

Tél : +33 298 32 0100

Air France

Tél : 0 820 820 820

The international Brest - Bretagne airport is only 10 minutes

drive from the city centre. A shuttle to the city centre

(railway station) is available on arrivals and departures of regular flights.

Direct regular flights connect Brest to Paris Orly (6 flights daily), Paris

Roissy (3 flights daily), Lyon (3 flights daily), Nice, Marseille, Nantes,

Toulon ( week-end only). Air France operates most of them.

Details on flights are also available on the airport web site.

By Road

Motorways from Paris, Bordeaux, Rennes, Nantes, Toulouse...

  • Nationale 12 from Rennes to Brest
  • Brest-Paris 596 Km
  • Brest-Rennes 245 Km
  • Brest-St Brieuc 143 Km
  • Brest-Morlaix 60 Km
  • Nationale 165 from Nantes to Brest
  • Brest-Nantes 296 Km
  • Brest-Lorient 136 Km
  • Brest-Quimper 72 Km

By Train


The Brest railway station is only a 5 minute walk to the centre of Brest. The TGV High Speed Train links Paris (Montparnasse) to Brest in about 4 hours, with 10 departures daily. Connections to Charles de Gaulle airport and Northern France, Belgium and the Netherlands are available via Rennes.

By Sea

Ferry (Brittany Ferries)

Ferry crossings from Plymouth (GB) and Cork (Ireland) to Roscoff (1 hour drive from Brest).