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from Barcelona to Nantes

You can get from Barcelona to Nantes by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Nantes on Sep 21 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:10AMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h35 08:45AMNantes Atlantique Airport
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04:40PMBarcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord22h35 03:15PMNantes
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06:05PMBarcelona El Prat Airport13h55 08:00AMNantes Atlantique Airport
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06:05PMBarcelona El Prat Airport4h15 10:20PMNantes Atlantique Airport
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12:45PMBarcelona El Prat Airport5h25 06:10PMNantes Atlantique Airport
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Sep 20
Sep 21
Sep 22
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Sep 23
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Sep 24
$36BlaBlaCar Bus
$202Air France
Sep 25
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Sep 26
Sep 27
$40BlaBlaCar Bus
Sep 28
$43BlaBlaCar Bus
Sep 29
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Sep 30
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 1
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 2
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 3
Oct 4
$52BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 5
$52BlaBlaCar Bus
$107Transavia Airlines
Oct 6
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 7
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 8
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 9
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 10

Travel Information to Nantes from Barcelona

distanceDistance441 miles (712 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$33 - $192
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $33 (€26) • 14 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $192 (€153) • 1 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Air France

Travel 441 miles (712 km) by bus or flight to Nantes from Barcelona. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $33 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Air France among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Barcelona to Nantes.

Travel Tips

Travel from Barcelona to Nantes
Travel 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 Barcelona to Nantes.
Is international travel between Barcelona, Spain and Nantes, France allowed?

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Nantes, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from Spain?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Nantes if traveling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What measures do I need to follow in Nantes, France due to the pandemic?

All travelers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/19/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Nantes from Barcelona.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Barcelona, Spain from Nantes, France?

The restriction level for your return to Barcelona, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Barcelona from Nantes restricted?

Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Barcelona from Nantes?

Conditions of reentry into Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 9/19/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Barcelona from Nantes closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Nantes from Barcelona?

There are 2 ways to travel between Barcelona and Nantes including taking a bus or flight.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Nantes from Barcelona?

The cheapest way to go to Nantes from Barcelona is by taking a bus, which costs on average $33 (€26).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Nantes:

A bus is $159 (€127) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Barcelona to Nantes costing on average $192 (€153).

What is the fastest way from Barcelona to Nantes?

The fastest way to get to Nantes from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 35 min.

Other travel options to Nantes can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 14 h 5 min   on average.

How far is it from Barcelona to Nantes?

The distance is approximately 441 miles (712 km) from Barcelona to Nantes.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Barcelona to Nantes?

The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Nantes is:

  • 1 bus a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Nantes from Barcelona as scheduled services by bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Barcelona to Nantes?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Barcelona to Nantes:

  • Buses mostly depart from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Nantes, Haluchère-Batignolles.
  • Flights most often depart from Barcelona at Barcelona El Prat Airport and arrive in Nantes at Nantes Atlantique Airport.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Barcelona to Nantes?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Barcelona to Nantes:

  • You can take a bus from Barcelona to Nantes with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for $33 (€26) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Barcelona to Nantes.
  • You can go to Nantes from Barcelona by plane with Air France. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $192 (€153) with Air France from Barcelona to Nantes on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Barcelona to Nantes?

Yes, there are direct services available from Barcelona to Nantes with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by bus with BlaBlaCar Bus with 1 direct bus per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Nantes as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Barcelona and Nantes.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Barcelona to Nantes?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Barcelona to Nantes often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Lyon or Rennes. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Barcelona and Nantes itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Nantes and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Barcelona to Nantes online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Barcelona to Nantes, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $33 (€26) one way.
  • A plane ticket costs $192 (€153) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Nantes tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
Barcelona Estació De França

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