Directions from Frankfurt am Main to Nantes

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

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Nantes Tgv

$193 - $257

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Tours
  2. Take the bus from Tours to Angers 724
  3. Take the bus from Angers to Nantes

$41 - $62

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  22 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Angers
  2. Take the train from Angers St Laud to Nantes Tgv / ...

$121 - $171

Drive  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Nantes 591.5 miles

$120 - $190

Fly from Frankfurt  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nantes (NTE) FRA - NTE

$113 - $268

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
  3. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Nantes (NTE) SXB - NTE

$124 - $399

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Nantes (NTE) DUS - NTE

$121 - $291

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Nantes, France?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Nantes via Paris Est, Gare de l'Est, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 6 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Nantes via Tours, Angers, Nantes, and Haluchère-Batignolles in around 15 h 21 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
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 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nantes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Montpellier
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nantes via Monastir
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Angers St Laud to Nantes
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$40 - $41
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Angers St Laud to Nantes
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Tours
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Tours to Angers
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Angers to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Tours to Angers
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
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
21 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Nantes is 817 km. The road distance is 946 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Nantes is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 15 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Nantes is to fly which takes 5 h 57 min and costs 95€ - 230€.

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Nantes. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Hôtel de Ville via Tours, Angers and Haluchère-Batignolles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 21 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Nantes, including transfers.