Life in Rennes, capital of Brittany



Located in the heart of Brittany, Rennes is a regional capital and a centre of excellence in a land in which traditions and innovation meet.

Rennes is known for its efforts in developing new technologies, particularly in the area of telecommunications, and has acquired a reputation as a region where research and innovation are the driving forces behind its regional policies.


Rennes is the 10th largest city in France and it has the 6th largest student population.

With 70,000 students in higher education, it is a cosmopolitan, friendly city with an strong cultural life. Rennes is a major university centre and a city where life is enjoyable.


Located in the heart of Brittany, Rennes is 45 minutes from the coast (Saint-Malo, Mont Saint Michel) and only 2 hours from Paris.


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Rennes république


Rennes city