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There are 8 ways to get from Brussels to Nantua by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nurieux Tgv

$177 - $215

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Bus  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Bourg-en-Bresse 779

$53 - $85

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Bus, train  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the train from Paris-Bercy to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Amberieu
  4. Take the bus from Ambérieu-en-Bugey to Nantua 137

$93 - $138

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Nantua 455.7 miles

$95 - $150

Fly Brussels to Geneva, train  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Geneva (GVA) BRU - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève to Nurieux

$71 - $235

Fly Brussels to Lyon, bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Lyon (LYS) BRU - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon-Part-Dieu-Gare-Rou to Gare de Brion-Montréal-La Cluse

$69 - $262

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Lyon, bus  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Lyon (LYS) LIL - LYS
  3. Take the bus from Lyon-Part-Dieu-Gare-Rou to Gare de Brion-Montréal-La Cluse

$127 - $386

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Geneva, train  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Brux./Brus.-Luxemb. to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Geneva (GVA) LUX - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève to Nurieux

$129 - $327

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Nantua is to bus which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 13 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Nantua is to train which costs 150€ - 190€ and takes 5 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Nantua. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Nantua via Paris, Paris, Bourg-En-Bresse-Gare-Ro and Brion. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 12 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Nantua is 530 km. The road distance is 729.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Nantua without a car is to train which takes 5 h 34 min and costs 150€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to get from Brussels to Nantua, including transfers.

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Brussels to Nantua bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Nantua is to train which takes 5 h 34 min and costs 150€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 13 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Brussels to Nantua bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bourg-en-Bresse station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Nantua.
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  • Distance: 331.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 34 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Nantua, France?

You can take a train from Brussels to Nantua via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Nurieux, and Nurieux-Volognat in around 5 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Nantua via Paris, Paris, Bourg-En-Bresse-Gare-Ro, and Brion in around 13 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Lyon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nurieux
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $95
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Genève to Nurieux
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $35
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris-Bercy to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $160
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Amberieu
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $27
Eurostar
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brux./Brus.-Luxemb. to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Bourg-en-Bresse
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Car Ain.fr
Phone
04 74 22 01 77
Website
ain.fr
Bus from Ambérieu-en-Bugey to Nantua
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ain.fr

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Nantua is 729 km. It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to drive from Brussels to Nantua.

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Swiss, easyJet, Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Geneva Airport.

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Book your Brussels to Nantua bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 77+ hotels available in Nantua. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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