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There are 4 ways to get from Nantes to Limoges by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Vierzon Ville Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Vierzon Ville to Limoges-Benedictins Ic / ...

$75 - $113

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère to Limoges 741

$19 - $31

2 alternative options

Rideshare  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nantes to Limoges 195.7 miles

$23

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Nantes to Limoges 195.2 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Nantes to Limoges is to rideshare which costs 20€ and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nantes to Limoges is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nantes to Limoges. However, there are services departing from Hôtel de Ville and arriving at Limoges via Nantes, Nantes Haluchère. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nantes to Limoges. However, there are services departing from Nantes and arriving at Limoges-Benedictins via Vierzon Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 26 min.

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The distance between Nantes and Limoges is 265 km. The road distance is 312.2 km.

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The best way to get from Nantes to Limoges without a car is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs 65€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Nantes to Limoges, including transfers.

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Nantes to Limoges bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère station.

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Nantes to Limoges train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Nantes station.

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The best way to get from Nantes to Limoges is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs 65€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16€ - 27€ and takes 6 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Nantes to Limoges.
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  • Distance: 165.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

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

You can take a train from Nantes to Limoges via Vierzon Ville in around 5 h 26 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Nantes to Limoges once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 5 h 25 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to Vierzon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Vierzon Ville to Limoges-Benedictins
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Sncf Ter
Website
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Train from Gare de Vierzon to Gare de Limoges-Bénédictins
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
bretagne.prod.navitia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère to Limoges
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nantes to Limoges
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Nantes to Limoges bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Limoges station.

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Nantes to Limoges train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Limoges-Benedictins station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nantes to Limoges is 312 km. It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to drive from Nantes to Limoges.

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There are 148+ hotels available in Limoges. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Nantes and Limoges. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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