There are 6 ways to get from Nantes to Brest 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 Warsaw Chopin, train  •  10h 26m

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) NTE - WAW
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Brest C

$162 - $369

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Bus  •  37h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Nantes to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine 704 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
  3. Take the bus from Berlin ZOB to Brest

$70 - $139

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Fly to Warsaw Modlin, train  •  11h 49m

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Warsaw Modlin (WMI) NTE - WMI
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Brest C

$130 - $405

Train  •  28h 4m

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Brest C 323/453/024Й

$236 - $343

Train, bus, night bus  •  37h 16m

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Warszawa
  3. Take the night bus from Warsaw, Warsaw West to Brest

$166 - $221

Drive  •  20h 42m

  1. Drive from Nantes to Brest 2165.6 km

$290 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from Nantes to Brest is to bus which costs 60€ - 130€ and takes 37h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Nantes to Brest is to fly and train which costs 140€ - 340€ and takes 10h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nantes to Brest. However, there are services departing from St-Pierre and arriving at Brest via Nantes, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and Berlin ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nantes to Brest. However, there are services departing from Nantes and arriving at Brest C via Montparnasse-Bienvenue and Paris l'Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 4m.

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The distance between Nantes and Brest is 1885 km. The road distance is 2165.6 km.

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The best way to get from Nantes to Brest without a car is to train which takes 28h 4m and costs 210€ - 320€.

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It takes approximately 10h 26m to get from Nantes to Brest, including transfers.

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Nantes to Brest bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Nantes station.

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Nantes to Brest train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Nantes station.

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The best way to get from Nantes to Brest is to train which takes 28h 4m and costs 210€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60€ - 130€ and takes 37h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Nantes to Brest.
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  • Distance: 1885.3 km
  • Duration: 10h 26m

What companies run services between Nantes, France and Brest, Belarus?

You can take a train from Nantes to Brest via Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare de l'Est, and Paris l'Est in around 28h 4m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nantes to Brest via Haluchère - Batignolles, Nantes, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Berlin, Berlin central bus station, and Berlin ZOB in around 37h 58m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nantes to Warsaw Chopin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nantes to Warsaw Chopin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nantes to Warsaw Modlin via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Nantes to Warsaw Modlin via Naples
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Nantes to Warsaw Chopin via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to Warsaw Chopin via Basel
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nantes to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Nantes to Warsaw Chopin via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Train operators
Russian Railways (РЖД)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Brest C
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Paris l'Est to Brest C
Ave. Duration
24h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
pass.rzd.ru
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Wschodnia to Brest C
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
$11 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $20
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
$70 - $85
1st Class
$75 - $95
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
26h 28m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
ecolines.net
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Warsaw, Warsaw West to Brest
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Nantes to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Berlin
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Blablabus
Minsktrans
Phone
(+375 17) 219-86-01
Email
info@minsktrans.by
Website
minsktrans.by
Bus from Berlin ZOB to Brest
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Book at
https://ticketbus.by/
Website
http://www.minsktrans.by

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There is no direct flight from Nantes Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 15m and has one stopover.

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Nantes to Brest bus services, operated by Minsktrans, arrive at Brest station.

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Brest is 1h ahead of Nantes. It is currently 11:44 AM in Nantes and 12:44 PM in Brest.

Nantes to Brest train services, operated by Russian Railways (РЖД), arrive at Brest C station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nantes to Brest is 2166 km. It takes approximately 20h 42m to drive from Nantes to Brest.

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Luxair, LOT, easyJet and four other airlines offer flights from Nantes Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport.

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There are 456+ hotels available in Brest. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nantes to Nantes Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs 23€ - 28€.

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