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from Madrid to Nantes

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

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Nantes on Sep 18 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00AMMadrid Barajas Airport7h45 01:45PMNantes Atlantique Airport
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$2181One-way
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06:00AMMadrid Barajas Airport7h45 01:45PMNantes Atlantique Airport
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$2181One-way
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03:40PMMadrid Barajas Airport1h40 05:20PMNantes Atlantique Airport
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$3071One-way
12:20PMMadrid Barajas Airport5h50 06:10PMNantes Atlantique Airport
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$2751One-way
06:00AMMadrid Barajas Airport12h10 06:10PMNantes Atlantique Airport
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$2341One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sat
Sep 18
$69Flixbus
$218Air France
Sun
Sep 19
$102Flixbus
$277Air France
Mon
Sep 20
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$162Vueling
Tue
Sep 21
$44Flixbus
$190Air France
Wed
Sep 22
$47Flixbus
$190Air France
Thu
Sep 23
$44Flixbus
$190Air France
Fri
Sep 24
$54Flixbus
$224Air Europa
Sat
Sep 25
$44Flixbus
$190Air France
Sun
Sep 26
$59Flixbus
$202Air France
Mon
Sep 27
$61Flixbus
$135Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
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$36Air Nostrum
Wed
Sep 29
$46Flixbus
$84Vueling
Thu
Sep 30
$44Flixbus
$170Vueling
Fri
Oct 1
$47Flixbus
$183Air Europa
Sat
Oct 2
$44Flixbus
$120Air France
Sun
Oct 3
Find prices
$117Vueling
Mon
Oct 4
$56Flixbus
$97Vueling
Tue
Oct 5
$44Flixbus
$77Vueling
Wed
Oct 6
$47Flixbus
$102Vueling
Thu
Oct 7
$44Flixbus
$97Vueling

Travel Information between Madrid and Nantes

distanceDistance481 miles (775 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$66 - $191
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $66 (€53) • 15 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $191 (€153) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 481 miles (775 km) from Madrid to Nantes. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $66 (€53). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Air France or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Madrid to Nantes.

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FAQs
Does France have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Madrid to Nantes?

International travel from Madrid, 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 Madrid?

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 9/16/21; 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 Madrid.

Are there restrictions on reentering Spain from Nantes, France due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Madrid, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from France?

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

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from France?

Requirements for reentering 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Madrid, Spain was last verified on 9/15/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Madrid from Nantes.

How do I travel from Madrid to Nantes?

You can travel between Madrid and Nantes 2 different ways: flight or bus.

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

The cheapest way to go to Nantes from Madrid is by taking a bus, which costs on average $66 (€53).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Nantes:

Taking a bus is about $125 (€100) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $191 (€153) for this route.

What is the quickest way to get from Madrid to Nantes?

The fastest way from Madrid to Nantes is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 40 min.

There are alternative travel options to Nantes that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 15 h 45 min.

What is the distance from Madrid to Nantes?

The Madrid to Nantes distance is around 481 miles (775 km).

How many services a day are there to Nantes from Madrid?

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Nantes is:

  • 1 bus a day.

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

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Madrid to Nantes:

  • Most travelers who book a plane ticket from Madrid to Nantes depart from Madrid Barajas Airport to Nantes Atlantique Airport.
  • Most travelers take a bus from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 to Nantes, Haluchère-Batignolles.
Which travel companies can get me from Madrid to Nantes?

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

  • You can go to Nantes from Madrid by plane with Air France. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $191 (€153) with Air France from Madrid to Nantes on Omio.
  • You can travel between Madrid and Nantes by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $66 (€53) with Flixbus from Madrid to Nantes.
Is there a direct service to Nantes from Madrid?

Yes, there are direct routes from Madrid to Nantes with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct bus to Nantes with with 1 direct bus per day.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Madrid to Nantes?
Your trip from Madrid to Nantes doesn't have to end in Nantes. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Lyon or Rennes. If you’d like to add Paris, Lyon or Rennes to your Madrid to Nantes tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Nantes today!
How early should I book Madrid to Nantes tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Madrid to Nantes, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing $191 (€153) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing $66 (€53) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Madrid to Nantes online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Madrid
Nantes
Madrid America
Amenities
Madrid Est. Sur
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 6<br>Bus lines 8, 102, 113, 148, 152, 156, N11<br>Suburban train lines C1, C5, C7, C10
Madrid Chamartín
Amenities
Refreshments

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