Travel from London to Nantes

Train or fly from London to Nantes?

You can take a train from London to Nantes via Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse in around 5 h 40 min. Alternatively, British Airways, Brussels Airlines and Air France fly from London to Nantes 3 times a day.

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How to get from London to Nantes

ModeDurationPrice
From London St Pancras International Station train to Gare du Nord, line 4 subway to Montparnasse-Bienvenue, walk to Paris Montparnasse, then train to Nantes.5 h 40 min£247
From London Victoria bus and ferry to Lille, walk to Lille, bus to Rennes, then bus to Nantes.12 h 43 min£138
From London Waterloo train to Portsmouth, Victoria Park, bus to Stamshaw, International Port, walk to Portsmouth, car ferry to Saint-Malo, ferry to Dinard, walk to Dinard Le Gallic, bus to Rennes, then train to Nantes.20 h 26 min£130
From London drive to Portsmouth, car ferry to Cherbourg, then drive to Nantes.7 h 58 min£99
From London drive to Folkestone, Eurotunnel to Calais, then drive to Nantes.7 h 21 min£211
From London Paddington train to London Heathrow airport, fly to Nantes airport, then bus to Nantes.4 h 6 min£112
From London Victoria train to London Gatwick airport, fly to Nantes airport, then bus to Nantes.4 h 24 min£78
From London St Pancras International train to Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station, line 888 bus to London Luton airport, fly to Nantes airport, then bus to Nantes.4 h 32 min£117
From London Waterloo train to Southampton airport, fly to Nantes airport, then bus to Nantes.4 h 50 min£98

How long does it take to get from London to Nantes?

It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from London to Nantes, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between London and Nantes?

No, there is no direct bus from London to Nantes. However, there are services departing from London Victoria and arriving at Nantes via Lille and Rennes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 43 min.

Operators from London to Nantes

OperatorPhoneWebsite
EurostarEurostar
Paris Metro3424Paris Metro
TGV0033 892 353535TGV
Eurolines FR+ 33 1 41 86 24 21Eurolines FR
South Western Railway0345 6000 650South Western Railway
First+44 (0)1224 650100First
Brittany Ferries0330 159 7000Brittany Ferries
Corsaire Ferry0825 138 100Corsaire Ferry
Illenoo0 810 35 10 35Illenoo
French Railways (SNCF)+33 9 70 60 99 70French Railways (SNCF)
Eurotunnel+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35Eurotunnel
Heathrow ExpressHeathrow Express
British AirwaysBritish Airways
Brussels AirlinesBrussels Airlines
Air FranceAir France
TAN Nantes Transit02 40 444 444TAN Nantes Transit
Gatwick Express+44 345 850 1530Gatwick Express
easyJeteasyJet
East Midlands Trains03457 125 678East Midlands Trains
London General0343 222 1234London General
FlybeFlybe