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There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saint-Nazaire by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly to Nantes, train  •  5h 3m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nantes (NTE) FRA - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to St-Nazaire

$119 - $267

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus, train  •  20h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Strasbourg 108
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Nantes, Nantes Haluchère
  3. Take the train from Nantes to St-Nazaire Tgv

$93 - $148

5 alternative options

Fly to Rennes, train  •  7h 24m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Rennes (RNS) FRA - RNS
  2. Take the train from Gare de Rennes to Gare de Redon
  3. Take the train from Redon to Savenay

$140 - $446

Fly to Lorient, train  •  8h 15m

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lorient (LRT) FRA - LRT
  2. Take the train from Lorient to Redon
  3. Take the train from Redon to Savenay

$200 - $828

Train  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Nazaire Tgv

$220 - $294

Bus Eurolines FR, train  •  26h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Angers
  2. Take the train from Angers St Laud to Ancenis(Nantes)
  3. Take the train from Nantes to Penhoet

$154 - $229

Drive  •  9h 3m

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saint-Nazaire 618.4 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saint-Nazaire is to bus and train which costs 80€ - 130€ and takes 20h.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saint-Nazaire is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 240€ and takes 5h 3m.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Saint-Nazaire is 848 km. The road distance is 989.4 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saint-Nazaire without a car is to train which takes 8h 43m and costs 190€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saint-Nazaire, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Frankfurt Airport to Nantes Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saint-Nazaire is 989 km. It takes approximately 9h 3m to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saint-Nazaire.

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British Airways, Brussels Airlines, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Nantes Airport.

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There are 574+ hotels available in Saint-Nazaire. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saint-Nazaire.
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  • Distance: 529.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 3m

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Saint-Nazaire, France?

You can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Saint-Nazaire via Mannheim Hbf, Paris Est, Gare de l'Est, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 8h 43m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Lorient via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Lorient via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Lorient via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Rennes via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Stuttgart, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Frankfurt to Rennes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Rennes via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Lorient via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Train operators
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to St-Nazaire
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Gare de Rennes to Gare de Redon
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Redon to Savenay
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $26
Train from Lorient to Redon
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Angers St Laud to Ancenis(Nantes)
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $29
Train from Nantes to Penhoet
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nantes to St-Nazaire
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$31 - $35
Train from Rennes to Redon
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $24
1st Class
$34 - $37
Train from Lorient to Redon
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Paris Montparnasse to St-Nazaire
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Strasbourg to Nantes, Nantes Haluchère
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Angers
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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