There are 5 ways to get from Tours to Nantes by 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Nantes Ic / ...

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Tours to Nantes, Nantes Haluchère N724 / ...

$14 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Tours to Angers
  2. Take the train from Angers St Laud to Nantes Tgv

$29 - $40

Rideshare  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Tours to Nantes 134 miles

$16

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Tours to Nantes 134.5 miles

$28 - $45

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

SNCF operates a train from Tours to Nantes 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. TGV also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Tours to Nantes twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Angers St Laud to Nantes
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Angers St Laud to Nantes
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Tours to Angers
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
isilines.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Tours to Nantes, Nantes Haluchère
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Tours to Nantes
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Tours and Nantes is 171 km. The road distance is 215 km.

The cheapest way to get from Tours to Nantes is to rideshare which costs 13€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Tours to Nantes is to train which takes 1 h 49 min and costs 28€ - 45€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from St-Pierre-des-Corps and arriving at Nantes. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Tours to Nantes. However, there are services departing from Tours and arriving at Hôtel de Ville via Haluchère-Batignolles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

The train from St-Pierre-des-Corps to Nantes takes 1 h 49 min including transfers and departs every four hours.