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There are 7 ways to get from Hendaye to Nantes by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus ALSA  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Irun to Nantes

$36 - $62

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Bayonne to Nantes Ouibus

$22 - $29

5 alternative options

Train via St-Pierre-des-Corps  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Hendaye-Plage to Bordeaux-St-Jean
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to St-Pierre-des-Corps Tgv
  3. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Nantes Ic / ...

$131 - $176

Train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hendaye-Plage to Bordeaux-St-Jean
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Nantes Ic

$86 - $126

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Hendaye to Nantes 355.1 miles

$75 - $110

Fly from Biarritz  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Nantes (NTE) BIQ - NTE

$94 - $311

Fly from San Sebastian  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from San Sebastian (EAS) to Nantes (NTE) EAS - NTE

$112 - $553

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The cheapest way to get from Hendaye to Nantes is to bus which costs 19€ - 26€ and takes 8 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hendaye to Nantes is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hendaye to Nantes. However, there are services departing from Itsasargi 3 and arriving at Nantes via Irun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Hendaye to Nantes. However, there are services departing from Hendaye-Plage and arriving at Nantes via Bordeaux-St-Jean and St-Pierre-des-Corps. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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The distance between Hendaye and Nantes is 428 km. The road distance is 568.2 km.

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The best way to get from Hendaye to Nantes without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 56 min and costs 30€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 56 min to get from Hendaye to Nantes, including transfers.

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Hendaye to Nantes bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Irun station.

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Hendaye to Nantes train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Hendaye-Plage station.

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The best way to get from Hendaye to Nantes is to bus which takes 7 h 56 min and costs 30€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 110€ - 160€ and takes 8 h 20 min, you could also fly, which costs 80€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 41 min.

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Map of how to get from Hendaye to Nantes.
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  • Distance: 267.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 56 min

What companies run services between Hendaye, France and Nantes, France?

ALSA operates a bus from Hendaye to Nantes twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hendaye to Nantes via Bordeaux-St-Jean and St-Pierre-des-Corps in around 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Biarritz to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Biarritz to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Biarritz to Nantes via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Biarritz to Nantes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from San Sebastian to Nantes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from San Sebastian to Nantes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from San Sebastian to Nantes via Madrid, Sevilla
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from San Sebastian to Nantes via Madrid, Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Biarritz to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Biarritz to Nantes via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Biarritz to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from San Sebastian to Nantes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 Hendaye-Plage to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $75
1st Class
$75 - $120
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Irun to Nantes
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
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 Bayonne to Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus

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There is no direct flight from Biarritz Airport to Nantes Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Hendaye to Nantes bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Nantes station.

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Hendaye to Nantes train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Nantes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hendaye to Nantes is 568 km. It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to drive from Hendaye to Nantes.

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Iberia, easyJet, Hop! and Air France offer flights from Biarritz Airport to Nantes Airport.

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There are 351+ hotels available in Nantes. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hendaye to San Sebastian Airport is to bus which takes 3 min and costs 1€.

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