How to Reach Quimper


  • By Air: Quimper - Cornouaille Airport, which is about 8kms away from the city has frequent flights to Paris and London. Another airport that operates flights to major international and national destinations is the Brest-Bretagne airport and can be reached within a 48 minute drive from the city.
  • By Train: Gare de Quimper has trains departing towards Paris, Rennes and other parts of France. There are both TGV and normal train lines connecting these Quimper to these cities.
  • By Car: Motorway N165 connects Quimper to Paris, Rennes, Nantes, Brest, Lorient and Vannes.


  • By Foot: The city is very compact and most of the places to visit can be easily covered on foot.
  • By Bus: The city is served by 7 urban and 16 suburban bus routes that help you get around the city.
Route Distance Time
Laz to Quimper 32.82 km 32 mins
Lignol to Quimper 92.02 km 1 hour 32 mins
Auray to Quimper 129.33 km 2 hours 9 mins
Ploërmel to Quimper 189.19 km 3 hours 9 mins
St helier to Quimper 257.63 km 4 hours 17 mins
Plymouth to Quimper 263.64 km 4 hours 23 mins
Exeter to Quimper 308.16 km 5 hours 8 mins
Swansea to Quimper 402.11 km 6 hours 42 mins
London to Quimper 588.69 km 9 hours 48 mins
Totteridge to Quimper 592.29 km 9 hours 52 mins