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There are 6 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Nantes by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Nantes Tgv

$232 - $280

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Bus FlixBus  •  16 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Brussels, Brussels-North station 081
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Nantes, Nantes Haluchère 712

$59 - $133

4 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Angers
  2. Take the bus from Angers to Nantes

$103 - $146

Drive  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Nantes 547.2 miles

$110 - $170

Fly from Dusseldorf  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Nantes (NTE) DUS - NTE

$73 - $230

Train to Brussels, fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Nantes (NTE) BRU - NTE

$150 - $342

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The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Nantes is to bus which costs 50€ - 120€ and takes 16 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Nantes is to fly which costs 60€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Nantes. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Hôtel de Ville via Brussels, Brussels-North station and Haluchère - Batignolles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 22 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Nantes is 750 km. The road distance is 875.5 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Nantes without a car is to train which takes 7 h 3 min and costs 200€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Düsseldorf to Nantes, including transfers.

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Düsseldorf to Nantes bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Düsseldorf station.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Nantes is to train which takes 7 h 3 min and costs 200€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 120€ and takes 16 h 22 min, you could also fly, which costs 60€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 21 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Nantes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Düsseldorf to Nantes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nantes, Nantes Haluchère station.

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Map of how to get from Düsseldorf to Nantes.
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  • Distance: 469 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 3 min

What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Nantes, France?

You can take a train from Düsseldorf to Nantes via Paris-Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 7 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Düsseldorf to Nantes via Brussels, Brussels-North station, Nantes, Nantes Haluchère, and Haluchère - Batignolles in around 16 h 22 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Flights from Brussels to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nantes via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Brussels to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nantes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $200
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$150 - $200
1st Class
$200 - $280
Train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Nantes
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
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 Düsseldorf to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Nantes, Nantes Haluchère
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Düsseldorf to Angers
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Angers to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Nantes is 876 km. It takes approximately 8 h 17 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Nantes.

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KLM, Hop!, Lufthansa and Air France offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Nantes Airport.

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There are 439+ hotels available in Nantes. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Dusseldorf Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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