There are 8 ways to get from Nantes to Avignon by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Avignon TGV Tgv

$200 - $220

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Nantes to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Avignon Ouibus / ...

$38 - $86

6 alternative options

Rideshare  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nantes to Avignon 571.1 miles

$70

Drive  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Nantes to Avignon 571.8 miles

$120 - $180

Fly to Marseille, train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Marseille (MRS) NTE - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$67 - $271

Fly to Montpellier, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Montpellier (MPL) NTE - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre

$62 - $256

Fly to Lyon, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Lyon (LYS) NTE - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre

$82 - $247

Fly to Nice, train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Nice (NCE) NTE - NCE
  2. Take the train from Cannes to Avignon TGV

$123 - $329

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

TGV operates a train from Nantes to Avignon once daily. Tickets cost $200 - $220 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nantes to Avignon via Lyon and Lyon Gare Perrache in around 15 h 15 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nantes to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Marseille via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $450
Flights from Nantes to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Nantes to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Nantes to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Lyon via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Lyon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Nantes to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Nantes to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nantes to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Marseille via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $450
Flights from Nantes to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Nantes to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Lyon via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Nantes to Lyon via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Nantes to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Nantes to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nantes to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nantes to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Nantes to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $220
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$36 - $39
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Cannes to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nantes to Lyon
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Avignon
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Avignon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nantes to Avignon
Ave. Duration
10 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nantes and Avignon is 614 km. The road distance is 915 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nantes to Avignon is to bus which costs 30€ - 75€ and takes 15 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Nantes to Avignon is to fly and train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs 55€ - 230€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nantes and arriving at Avignon TGV. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Nantes to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Nantes and arriving at Avignon via Lyon Gare Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 15 min.

The train from Nantes to Avignon TGV takes 5 h 35 min including transfers and departs once daily.