Paris to Nantes train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Nantes

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

35

Average

69

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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09:39AMGare Montparnasse2h15 11:54AMGare de Nantes
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351One-way
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12:52PMGare Montparnasse2h02 02:54PMGare de Nantes
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351One-way
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02:48PMGare Montparnasse2h02 04:50PMGare de Nantes
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351One-way
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12:23PMGare Montparnasse1h56 02:19PMGare de Nantes
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351One-way
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01:35PMGare Montparnasse2h19 03:54PMGare de Nantes
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461One-way

Train schedule from Paris to Nantes

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06:32AMGare Montparnasse2h22 08:54AMGare de Nantes
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07:44AMGare Montparnasse2h06 09:50AMGare de Nantes
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09:39AMGare Montparnasse2h15 11:54AMGare de Nantes
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09:39AMGare Montparnasse2h15 11:54AMGare de Nantes
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10:39AMGare Montparnasse2h15 12:54PMGare de Nantes
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10:56AMGare Montparnasse2h58 01:54PMGare de Nantes
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12:23PMGare Montparnasse1h56 02:19PMGare de Nantes
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12:52PMGare Montparnasse2h02 02:54PMGare de Nantes
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01:35PMGare Montparnasse2h19 03:54PMGare de Nantes
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02:48PMGare Montparnasse2h02 04:50PMGare de Nantes
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03:35PMGare Montparnasse2h15 05:50PMGare de Nantes
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04:35PMGare Montparnasse2h19 06:54PMGare de Nantes
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05:23PMGare Montparnasse1h58 07:21PMGare de Nantes
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05:51PMGare Montparnasse2h03 07:54PMGare de Nantes
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06:23PMGare Montparnasse1h56 08:19PMGare de Nantes
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06:43PMGare Montparnasse2h07 08:50PMGare de Nantes
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06:43PMGare Montparnasse2h07 08:50PMGare de Nantes
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07:35PMGare Montparnasse2h15 09:50PMGare de Nantes
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09:07PMGare Montparnasse2h07 11:14PMGare de Nantes
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Fastest train times from Paris to Nantes

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

1 h 56 m

Average

2 h 11 m

Trains per day

19

Distance

342 km

Of the 19 trains that leave Paris for Nantes every day 18 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
06:23PMGare Montparnasse1h56 08:19PMGare de Nantes
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881One-way
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12:23PMGare Montparnasse1h56 02:19PMGare de Nantes
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351One-way
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05:23PMGare Montparnasse1h58 07:21PMGare de Nantes
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881One-way
12:52PMGare Montparnasse2h02 02:54PMGare de Nantes
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351One-way
02:48PMGare Montparnasse2h02 04:50PMGare de Nantes
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351One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Nantes

distanceDistance212 miles (342 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price$43 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency14 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 14 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Autocar, SNCF | TER or SNCF

Trains from Paris to Nantes cover the 212 miles (342 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 2 min with our travel partners like SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Autocar, SNCF | TER or SNCF. Normally, there are 14 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $36 (€35), but the average price of train tickets is $43 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Gare de Nantes.

Train providers: SNCF (3) from Paris to Nantes trains

For as little as $36 (€35) you can travel by train between Paris and Nantes with SNCF (3). Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

SNCF (3)

Make traveling in France as relaxing and convenient as possible with SNCF, the country’s national train company. SNCF trains take you on a multitude of national, regional and local routes as well as international routes to Spain and Germany. There are many ticket types available on SNCF trains, including the cheap Prem tickets, standard Loisir tickets and Pro tickets for greater flexibility. There are also discount cards like the Youth Card and Senior Card, which you can use on Omio when purchasing SNCF tickets.

The trains in the SNCF network include the high-speed TGV trains, classic Intercité trains and regional TER trains. The SNCF TGV trains serve the main long-distance routes and the Chunnel routes to the UK. On these high-speed trains, there is air conditioning, free WiFi, a bar and restaurant as well as some onsite services.

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SNCF (3) tickets from Paris to Nantes are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with SNCF (3) to Nantes from Paris all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current SNCF (3) train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 212 miles (342 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the SNCF (3) train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Paris to Nantes routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best SNCF (3) Paris to Nantes train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the SNCF (3) train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Nantes with SNCF (3)!

Train information from Paris to Nantes with SNCF (3):

  • Average Duration: 2 h 20 min
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 2 a day

Trains from Paris to Nantes

Passengers wishing to travel from Paris to Nantes by train have many options. Trains travel between these two cities as early as 6:00 a.m. until the evening. Direct service is available or passengers can opt for a trip requiring one or more changes. A direct train will arrive in Nantes within a little over two hours. Train service requiring a change can take anywhere from two hours and 30 minutes to over 15 hours. The difference in travel length depends on the number of changes on the route as well as the duration of each stopover involved.

Which train companies travel from Paris to Nantes?

The Paris to Nantes route is served by two French TGV high-speed trains. These include inOui and high-speed SNCF trains.

How long is the train from Paris to Nantes?

Direct trains between Paris and Nantes take around two hours and 7 minutes on average. The fastest train requiring a change will get passengers to the final destination in a little under three hours. However, trains with changes can sometimes take up to 15 hours to reach Nantes depending on the route and stopovers involved.

How many trains are there from Paris to Nantes?

Passengers have a selection of trains traveling between these two cities every day. Between 8 to 14 trains with direct service travel this route daily, and depart at various times. If direct service is not available at the desired travel time, passengers can book trips with changes. In this case, they usually have over 100 trips to choose from which depart from the early morning until the later evening throughout the week.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Paris to Nantes?

Departure train station: Trains depart Paris from Gare Montparnasse, which is one of the city's six large train terminals. Gare Montparnasse is located in the 14th and 15th arrondissements of Paris and can be easily reached by public transportation. The train station has several cafes onsite where passengers can pick up a coffee or a snack to go.

Arrival train station: Trains arrive at the Gare de Nantes train station, and passengers can easily reach the city center with the tramway line 1. The train station has several cafes and a number of restaurants are also within walking distance.

Train tickets from Paris to Nantes: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 41 €
2 weeks earlier 32 €28.%
3 weeks earlier 29 €41%
1 month before 27 €52%
2 months earlier 25 €64%
3 months earlier 25 €64%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Paris - Nantes. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Paris - Nantes 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 41% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Paris - Nantes with 2 months in advance you save up to about 64% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 64%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Nantes

Travel by train to Nantes easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Paris to Nantes.
FAQs
Train tickets from Paris to Nantes for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $36 (€35)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Paris to Nantes train to cost on average $43 (€42)  one way.
The distance to Nantes from Paris by train is approximately 212 miles (342 km).
The train time to Nantes from Paris is on average 2 h 2 min  for the 212 miles (342 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Paris to Nantes by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Paris to start your trip from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. In Nantes you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Gare de Nantes, Nantes Commerce and Nantes Pirmil.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Gare de Nantes.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Nantes most often arrive at Gare de Nantes and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from this train station to the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Paris to Nantes, you can rely on SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Autocar, SNCF | TER or SNCF to get you to Nantes. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Paris to Nantes journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 14 direct trains per day from Paris to Nantes. You can look to travel with SNCF | TGV INOUI  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
The average number of trains departing Paris for Nantes is 14 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Paris to Nantes at 4: 32 AM. The last train from Paris to Nantes that you can take departs at 7: 52 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Nantes schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
If you purchase a train ticket from Paris to Nantes within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $43 (€42) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Paris to Nantes are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Nantes
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your trip to Nantes.
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Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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Public transit options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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