There are 5 ways to get from Nantes to Carnac by train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Redon
  2. Take the train from Redon to Auray Tgv

$66 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus, line 1 bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Nantes to Vannes Ouibus
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Auray to Carnac 1

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Bus Isilines, line 1 bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Nantes to Vannes
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Auray to Carnac 1

$12 - $16

Train, bus, line 1 bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Redon
  2. Take the train from Redon to Vannes Tgv
  3. Take the bus from Vannes to Auray 5
  4. Take the line 1 bus from Le Loch to Carnac 1

$38 - $54

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Nantes to Carnac 88.7 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nantes to Carnac is to bus and line 1 bus which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nantes to Carnac is to drive which takes 1 h 37 min and costs 16€ - 24€.

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The distance between Nantes and Carnac is 122 km. The road distance is 142 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Nantes to Carnac, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nantes to Carnac. However, there are services departing from Nantes and arriving at Carnac via Vannes and Auray. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between Nantes, France and Carnac, Bretagne, France?

You can take a train from Nantes to Carnac via Redon and Auray in around 2 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nantes to Carnac via Vannes and Auray in around 4 h 37 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to Redon
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Redon to Auray
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Redon to Vannes
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $29
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Redon to Auray
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Redon to Vannes
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $21
1st Class
$29 - $34
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nantes to Vannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
isilines.com
CG Morbihan / TIM
Phone
+33 2 97 54 80 00
Email
contact@morbihan.fr
Website
morbihan.fr
Bus from Auray to Carnac
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
morbihan.fr
Bus from Vannes to Auray
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
morbihan.fr
Bus from Le Loch to Carnac
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
morbihan.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Vannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Communauté De Communes Auray Quiberon Terre Atlantique
Phone
02 97 29 18 69
Website
auray.fr
Bus from Vannes to Auray
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
auray-quiberon.fr

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