There are 7 ways to get from Nantes to Alicante by plane, train, bus, night 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 Alicante  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Alicante (ALC) NTE - ALC

$68 - $257

6 alternative options

Fly to Valencia, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Valencia (VLC) NTE - VLC
  2. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal

$104 - $291

Train  •  16 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal Em / ...

$359 - $412

Train via Avignon TGV  •  16 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants Ave
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal Em / ...

$318 - $375

Bus  •  23 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Nantes to Alicante

$80 - $120

Night bus, bus  •  24 h 18 min

  1. Take the night bus from Nantes to Bordeaux City Center Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Alicante

$123 - $179

Drive  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Nantes to Alicante 825.7 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nantes to Alicante is to bus which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 23 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nantes to Alicante is to fly which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 4 h 48 min.

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The distance between Nantes and Alicante is 990 km. The road distance is 1321.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from Nantes to Alicante, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nantes and arriving at Alicante. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 23 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nantes to Alicante. However, there are services departing from Nantes and arriving at Alacant-Terminal via Avignon TGV and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Nantes, France and Alicante, Spain?

Vueling Airlines and Volotea fly from Nantes to Alicante 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nantes to Alicante via Paris Montparnasse, Gare Montparnasse, Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Barcelona Sants in around 16 h 4 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nantes to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Nantes to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nantes to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from Nantes to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nantes to Alicante
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$100 - $150
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Train from Nantes to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $220
1st Class
$250 - $380
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators

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