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There are 6 ways to get from Nantes to London by train, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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Train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$155 - $328

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Fly to London Gatwick  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Gatwick (LGW) NTE - LGW

$54 - $197

4 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Nantes to Dieppe
  2. Take the car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to London

$88 - $188

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Nantes to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

$264 - $308

Fly to London Heathrow  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Heathrow (LHR) NTE - LHR

$100 - $553

Fly to London Stansted  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to London Stansted (STN) NTE - STN

$58 - $255

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The cheapest way to get from Nantes to London is to fly which costs 45€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nantes to London is to fly which costs 85€ - 490€ and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Nantes and London is 488 km.

The best way to get from Nantes to London without a car is to train which takes 5 h 53 min and costs 130€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Nantes to London, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nantes to London is to train which takes 5 h 53 min and costs 130€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 85€ - 490€ and takes 4 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Nantes Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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London is 1 h behind Nantes. It is currently 3:33 PM in Nantes and 2:33 PM in London.

British Airways and Air France offer flights from Nantes Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 9115+ hotels available in London. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nantes to London.
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  • Distance: 305.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Nantes, France and London, England?

You can take a train from Nantes to London via Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, and Paris Nord Eurostar in around 5 h 53 min. Alternatively, British Airways and Air France fly from Nantes to London once daily.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nantes to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nantes to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nantes to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nantes to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $85
1st Class
$100 - $150
Eurostar
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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The best way to get from Nantes to Nantes Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs .

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