There are 7 ways to get from Nantes to Toulouse by plane, train, bus, rideshare 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  •  1h 44m

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Toulouse (TLS) NTE - TLS

54€ - 160€

Cheapest option

Bus via Nantes, Nantes Haluchère  •  10h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Nantes, Nantes Haluchère to Toulouse 741 / ...

20€ - 36€

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Train via Tours  •  7h 43m

  1. Take the train from Nantes to St Pierre Des Corps Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from St Pierre Des Corps to Bordeaux St Jean Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Toulouse Matabiau Tgv

110€ - 205€

Bus  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Nantes to Toulouse 3841/2019 / ...

30€ - 45€

Train  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville Ter
  2. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to Bordeaux St Jean Ter
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Toulouse Matabiau Tgv

92€ - 166€

Rideshare  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the rideshare from Nantes to Toulouse 585.4 km

37€

Drive  •  5h 24m

  1. Drive from Nantes to Toulouse 585.1 km

70€ - 110€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nantes to Toulouse is to bus via Nantes, Nantes Haluchère which costs 19€ - 40€ and takes 10h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Nantes to Toulouse is to fly which costs 50€ - 160€ and takes 1h 44m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nantes and arriving at Toulouse. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nantes to Toulouse. However, there are services departing from Nantes and arriving at Toulouse Matabiau via St Pierre Des Corps and Bordeaux St Jean. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 43m.

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The distance between Nantes and Toulouse is 465 km. The road distance is 585.1 km.

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The best way to get from Nantes to Toulouse without a car is to train via Tours which takes 7h 43m and costs 110€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from Nantes to Toulouse, including transfers.

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Nantes to Toulouse bus services, operated by Comuto Pro, depart from Nantes station.

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

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The best way to get from Nantes to Toulouse is to fly which takes 1h 44m and costs 50€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can train via Tours, which costs 110€ - 210€ and takes 7h 43m, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 8h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Nantes to Toulouse.
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  • Distance: 464.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 44m

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

Air France, easyJet and Volotea fly from Nantes to Toulouse 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nantes to Toulouse via St Pierre Des Corps and Bordeaux St Jean in around 7h 43m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 270€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
29€ - 34€
1st Class
46€ - 51€
Train from St Pierre Des Corps to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
75€ - 85€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
38€ - 44€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
Train from Nantes to La Rochelle Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
43€ - 47€
Train from La Rochelle Ville to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
29€ - 34€
1st Class
46€ - 51€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nantes to St Pierre Des Corps
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from St Pierre Des Corps to Bordeaux St Jean
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 75€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
60€ - 70€
1st Class
60€ - 75€
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
50€ - 60€
Bus operators
Comuto Pro
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
Comuto Pro
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nantes - Baco to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Eurolines FR
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).

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 Toulouse
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 35€
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 Toulouse
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 23€
Website
Blablabus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nantes to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
37€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Nantes Airport to Toulouse Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Nantes to Toulouse bus services, operated by Comuto Pro, arrive at Toulouse station.

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Nantes to Toulouse train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Toulouse Matabiau station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nantes to Toulouse is 585 km. It takes approximately 5h 24m to drive from Nantes to Toulouse.

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Volotea, Air France and easyJet offer flights from Nantes Airport to Toulouse Airport.

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There are 917+ hotels available in Toulouse. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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

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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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