There are 7 ways to get from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 46 min

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

$97 - $114

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Bus Ouibus  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to La Roche-sur-Yon Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from La Roche-sur-Yon to Saint Jean de Monts - Gare 172

$21 - $29

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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to La Roche sur Yon 714
  2. Take the bus from La Roche-sur-Yon to Saint Jean de Monts - Gare 172

$30 - $49

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts 281.8 miles

$60 - $90

Fly Paris CDG to Nantes, train, line 170 bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Nantes (NTE) CDG - NTE
  2. Take the train from Reze Pont Rousseau to Challans
  3. Take the line 170 bus from Challans - Gare SNCF to Saint Jean de Monts

$81 - $301

Fly Paris Orly to Nantes, train, line 170 bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nantes (NTE) ORY - NTE
  2. Take the train from Reze Pont Rousseau to Challans
  3. Take the line 170 bus from Challans - Gare SNCF to Saint Jean de Monts

$79 - $309

Fly Paris Orly to La Rochelle, train, bus  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to La Rochelle (LRH) ORY - LRH
  2. Take the train from La Rochelle Ville to La Roche sur Yon
  3. Take the bus from La Roche-sur-Yon to Saint Jean de Monts - Gare

$158 - $1,000

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts is to bus which costs 17€ - 25€ and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy and arriving at Saint Jean de Monts - Gare via La Roche-sur-Yon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 40 min.

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The distance between Paris and Saint-Jean-de-Monts is 401 km. The road distance is 450.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts without a car is to train which takes 5 h 46 min and costs 80€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts, including transfers.

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Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts is to train which takes 5 h 46 min and costs 80€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 25€ and takes 8 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Nantes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts bus services, operated by Sovetours, arrive at Saint Jean de Monts - Gare station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts.
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  • Distance: 250.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 46 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Saint-Jean-de-Monts, France?

You can take a train from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts via Nantes, Challans, and Challans - Gare SNCF in around 5 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts via La Roche-sur-Yon in around 8 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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 Orly to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 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 Orly to La Rochelle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
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
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Nantes
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
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 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
$20 - $30
Train from La Rochelle Ville to La Roche sur Yon
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Paris City Centre - Bercy to La Roche-sur-Yon
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Sovetours
Phone
(0251) 623166
Website
sovetours.com
Bus from La Roche-sur-Yon to Saint Jean de Monts - Gare
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
sovetours.com
Bus from Challans - Gare SNCF to Saint Jean de Monts
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
sovetours.com
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 Paris, Paris to La Roche sur Yon
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts is 451 km. It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to drive from Paris to Saint-Jean-de-Monts.

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XL Airways France and Air France offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Nantes Airport.

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There are 702+ hotels available in Saint-Jean-de-Monts. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs 10€.

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