There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Nantes by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

What companies run services between Paris, France and Nantes, France?

TGV operates a train from Paris to Nantes hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $95 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Nantes 4 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min. FlixBus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes
Avg. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes via Toulouse
Avg. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Paris CDG to Nantes
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes
Avg. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes via Toulouse
Avg. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Nantes
Avg. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$80 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris Bercy to Nantes
Avg. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Nantes, Nantes Haluchère
Avg. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Nantes
Avg. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Nantes
Avg. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Paris to Nantes?

The distance between Paris and Nantes is 343 km. The road distance is 380 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Paris to Nantes?

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Nantes is to bus which costs 18€ and takes 5 h 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Paris to Nantes?

The quickest way to get from Paris to Nantes is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs 75€.

Is there a direct train between Paris and Nantes?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Montparnasse and arriving at Nantes. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

Is there a direct bus between Paris and Nantes?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris - Gallieni and arriving at Nantes. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Paris to Nantes?

The train from Paris Montparnasse to Nantes takes 1 h 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.