There are 4 ways to get from Limoges to Nantes by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Limoges to Nantes, Nantes Haluchère 741

$20 - $31

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Limoges-Benedictins to Poitiers
  2. Take the train from Poitiers to St-Pierre-des-Corps Tgv
  3. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Nantes Ic / ...

$81 - $117

Rideshare  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Limoges to Nantes 195 miles

$23

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Limoges to Nantes 194.7 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Limoges to Nantes is to rideshare which costs 19€ and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Limoges to Nantes is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Limoges to Nantes. However, there are services departing from Limoges and arriving at Hôtel de Ville via Haluchère-Batignolles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Limoges to Nantes. However, there are services departing from Limoges-Benedictins and arriving at Nantes via Poitiers and St-Pierre-des-Corps. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 13 min.

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The distance between Limoges and Nantes is 265 km. The road distance is 311.5 km.

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The best way to get from Limoges to Nantes without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 47 min and costs 17€ - 27€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Limoges to Nantes, including transfers.

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

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Limoges to Nantes train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Limoges-Benedictins station.

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The best way to get from Limoges to Nantes is to bus which takes 5 h 47 min and costs 17€ - 27€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 6 h 13 min.

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  • Distance: 165.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 47 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Limoges to Nantes 4 times a week. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Limoges to Nantes via Poitiers and St-Pierre-des-Corps in around 6 h 13 min.

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 Limoges-Benedictins to Poitiers
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Poitiers to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
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
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 Limoges to Nantes, Nantes Haluchère
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Limoges to Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Limoges to Nantes is 312 km. It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to drive from Limoges to Nantes.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Limoges and Nantes. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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