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There are 4 ways to get from Annecy to Nantua by bus or car

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Bus  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Gare Routiere to Bellegarde - Gare 22
  2. Take the bus from Bellegarde to Nantua, Nantua Sb1 / ...

€10 - €15

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Bus #2  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Gare Quai Nord to Bellgarde, gare routière L061
  2. Take the bus from Bellegarde to Nantua, Nantua Sb1 / ...

€10 - €15

Bus via St-Julien-en-Genevois, gare  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to St-Julien-en-Genevois, gare T72
  2. Take the bus from Bellegarde to Nantua, Nantua Sb1 / ...

€22 - €36

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Annecy to Nantua 84.5 km

€9 - €14

Annecy to Nantua by bus

The bus journey time between Annecy and Nantua is around 4h 23m and covers a distance of around 71 km. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 26m. Operated by Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie and Swiss PostAuto, the Annecy to Nantua bus service departs from Gare Routiere and arrives in Nantua, Nantua. Typically 22 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 23m
Fastest bus time:
2h 26m
Buses per week:
22
Cheapest price:
€10
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
09:30
Last bus departs at:
19:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Annecy to Nantua bus schedules

Annecy → Nantua
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nantua is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Nantua is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Nantua is 1 metre.

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The cost-effective way to get from Annecy to Nantua is to drive, which costs €9 - €14 and takes 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Nantua is to drive which costs €9 - €14 and takes 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Annecy to Nantua. However, there are services departing from Gare Routiere and arriving at Nantua, Nantua via Bellegarde. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 49m.

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The distance between Annecy and Nantua is 48 km. The road distance is 84.5 km.

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The best way to get from Annecy to Nantua without a car is to bus which takes 2h 49m and costs €10 - €15.

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It takes approximately 2h 49m to get from Annecy to Nantua, including transfers.

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Annecy to Nantua bus services, operated by Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie, depart from Gare Routiere station.

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Annecy to Nantua bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, arrive at Nantua, Nantua station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Annecy to Nantua is 85 km. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Annecy to Nantua.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Nantua. Prices start at €75 per night.

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  • Distance: 48.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 49m

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Nantua, France?

You can take a bus from Annecy to Nantua via Bellegarde - Gare and Bellegarde in around 2h 49m.

Bus operators
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Gare Routiere to Bellegarde - Gare
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Schedules at
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie
Bus from Annecy, Gare Quai Nord to Bellgarde, gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Schedules at
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes - cars Région Haute-Savoie
Swiss PostAuto
Transalis
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Email
commercial.crolard@transdev.com
Website
transalis.fr
Bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to St-Julien-en-Genevois, gare
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Transalis

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