There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Challans by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Nantes Tgv
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Challans

$94 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to La Roche sur Yon 714

$29 - $47

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Nantes Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Nantes to Challans

$32 - $44

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Challans 272.7 miles

$55 - $85

Fly from Paris Orly, train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nantes (NTE) ORY - NTE
  2. Take the train from Reze Pont Rousseau to Challans

$77 - $305

Fly from Paris CDG, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Nantes (NTE) CDG - NTE
  2. Take the train from Reze Pont Rousseau to Challans

$79 - $297

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Challans is to bus and train which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 25 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Paris to Challans is to train which costs 80€ - 95€ and takes 3 h 52 min.

More details

The distance between Paris and Challans is 387 km. The road distance is 436.3 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Paris to Challans, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Challans. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Challans via La Roche-sur-Yon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 3 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Paris to Challans. However, there are services departing from Paris Montparnasse and arriving at Challans via Nantes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

More details

What companies run services between Paris, France and Challans, France?

You can take a train from Paris to Challans via Nantes in around 3 h 52 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Challans once daily. Tickets cost $24 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Paris CDG to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to Challans
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Train from Reze Pont Rousseau to Challans
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$19 - $30
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Nantes
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to La Roche sur Yon
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.