There are 6 ways to get from Nice to Nantes by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Nice to Nantes  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Nantes (NTE) NCE - NTE

$59 - $249

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Bus  •  19 h

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Toulouse
  2. Take the bus from Toulouse to Nantes

$59 - $106

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Train to Marseille, fly to Nantes  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Nantes (NTE) MRS - NTE

$84 - $300

Fly Nice to St-Nazaire, train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to St-Nazaire (SNR) NCE - SNR
  2. Take the train from Montoir-de-Bretagne to Nantes

$112 - $509

Train  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Nantes Tgv

$254 - $291

Drive  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Nantes 715.1 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Nantes. However, there are services departing from Nice and arriving at Nantes via Toulouse. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Nantes. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Nantes via Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 36 min.

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The distance between Nice and Nantes is 790 km. The road distance is 1144.1 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Nantes without a car is to train which takes 9 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Nice to Nantes, including transfers.

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Nice to Nantes bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Nice station.

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

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The best way to get from Nice to Nantes is to fly which takes 3 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 36 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 19 h.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Nantes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Nice to Nantes bus services, operated by Isilines, arrive at Nantes station.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Nantes.
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  • Distance: 494 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 20 min

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

Hop!, easyJet and Air France fly from Nice to Nantes every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to Nantes via Avignon TGV in around 9 h 36 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nice to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nice to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nice to Nantes via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Nice to St-Nazaire via Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Nice to St-Nazaire via Lyon, Nantes
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Nice to St-Nazaire via Paris Orly, Nantes
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nice to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nice to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Nice to Nantes via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
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 Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Montoir-de-Bretagne to Nantes
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Avignon TGV to Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$190 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $220
1st Class
$250 - $380
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nice to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Schedules at
isilines.com
Bus from Toulouse to Nantes
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Nice to Nantes train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Nantes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Nantes is 1144 km. It takes approximately 10 h 27 min to drive from Nice to Nantes.

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easyJet, Hop! and Air France offer flights from Nice Airport to Nantes Airport.

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There are 351+ hotels available in Nantes. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nice to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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