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from Nantes to Paris

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

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To get from Nantes to Paris on Sep 26 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:06AMNantes2h06 09:12AMGare Montparnasse
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$671One-way
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07:06AMNantes2h06 09:12AMGare Montparnasse
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$671One-way
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09:13PMNantes2h42 11:55PMGare Montparnasse
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$881One-way
09:02AMNantes2h22 11:24AMGare Montparnasse
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$1091One-way
11:02AMNantes2h22 01:24PMGare Montparnasse
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$1091One-way

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Sat
Sep 25
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$25Flixbus
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Sun
Sep 26
$67SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$137Air France
Mon
Sep 27
$72SNCF | TGV
$12Flixbus
$205HOP!
Tue
Sep 28
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$205HOP!
Wed
Sep 29
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$15Flixbus
$205HOP!
Thu
Sep 30
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
$205HOP!
Fri
Oct 1
$52SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$205HOP!
Sat
Oct 2
$57SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$137Air France
Sun
Oct 3
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$137Air France
Mon
Oct 4
$43SNCF | TGV
$12Flixbus
$205HOP!
Tue
Oct 5
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$12BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
Oct 6
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$202Air France
Thu
Oct 7
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$202Air France
Fri
Oct 8
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$202Air France
Sat
Oct 9
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$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$137Air France
Sun
Oct 10
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$137Air France
Mon
Oct 11
$43SNCF | TGV
$12Flixbus
$157Air France
Tue
Oct 12
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$157Air France
Wed
Oct 13
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$175Air France
Thu
Oct 14
$43SNCF | TGV
$12Flixbus
$137Air France
Fri
Oct 15
$43SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$137Air France

Travel Information to Paris from Nantes

distanceDistance212 miles (342 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $151
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $14 (€11) • 4 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $151 (€121) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Air France or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 212 miles (342 km) to Paris from Nantes. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Air France or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Nantes to Paris.

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How to Travel from Nantes to Paris

The journey from Nantes to Paris is popular with travelers for both business and leisure. The trip between these two cities is convenient whether you choose to travel by bus, train or plane. Key arrival points in Paris include Gare Routière Galliéni, Porte Maillot, Gare Montparnasse, and both the Paris Charles De Gaulle (CDG) and Orly (ORY) airports.

Trains from Nantes to Paris | Buses from Nantes to Paris | Flights from Nantes to Paris

Nantes to Paris Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€30

5:15 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€78

2:16 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€147

1:10 h

2 Weeks Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Nantes to Paris?

Cheapest way to travel from Nantes to Paris


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Nantes to Paris. Buses traveling from Nantes to Paris depart from several stations in Nantes such as the airport, Route de Paris and Haluchère. It takes at least 4:30 h to arrive in Paris. Over 20 buses travel from Nantes to Paris every day with the first departing around 7:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Nantes to Paris include Eurolines, Flixbus, Ouibus, and Eurolines.


Fastest way to travel from Nantes to Paris


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Flying is the fastest way to travel from Nantes to Paris. Direct flights are offered from Nantes' airport and arrive at Paris' Charles De Gaulle and Orly airports. Non-stop flights are approximately 1:05 h and are offered by various airlines. The main airline for this route is operated by Air France.


Most popular way to travel from Nantes to Paris


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Nantes to Paris. Taking the train operated by SNCF is only 2 hours and is almost 1 hour and 30 minutes faster than taking the bus from Nantes to Paris. While flying from Nantes to Paris is on paper the quickest route, it can be quite expensive and time-consuming. Traveling from Nantes to Paris by train allows you to arrive in Paris' city center and immediately connect to public transportation.


How to get from Nantes to Paris

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Nantes to Paris, 76,60% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Nantes to Paris and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
How do I go from Nantes to Paris?

There are 3 ways to travel to Paris from Nantes including taking a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel between Nantes and Paris?

The cheapest way to go to Paris from Nantes is by taking a bus, which costs on average $14 (€11).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

Taking a bus is usually $137 (€110) less than taking a flight to Paris, which costs on average $151 (€121) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is usually $43 (€35) less than taking a train to Paris, which costs on average $57 (€46) for the same trip.

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

The fastest way from Nantes to Paris is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 55 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Paris by train can take on average 2 h 1 min.

How far is it from Nantes to Paris?

The distance is approximately 212 miles (342 km) from Nantes to Paris.

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

The average frequency per day from Nantes to Paris is:

  • 10 trains a day.

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

When traveling to Paris from Nantes, what are the departure and arrival points in Nantes and Paris?

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

  • Most travelers take a bus from Nantes, Haluchère-Batignolles to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Most travelers board their plane from Nantes Atlantique Airport and arrive in Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport.
  • Most travelers board their train from Gare de Nantes and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Which travel companies can get me from Nantes to Paris?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Nantes to Paris, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Paris by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Nantes to Paris for $14 (€11) on Omio.
  • Air France can take you to Paris by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Air France from Nantes to Paris for $151 (€121).
  • Travel with SNCF | TGV INOUI to go to Paris by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SNCF | TGV INOUI Nantes to Paris tickets on Omio for $57 (€46).
Is it possible to travel directly from Nantes to Paris?

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

  • You can take a direct train with SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI with 10 direct trains per day.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Nantes and Paris ends?
Your trip from Nantes to Paris doesn't have to end in Paris. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’d like to add London, Barcelona or Amsterdam to your Nantes to Paris tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Paris today!
How early should I purchase tickets from Nantes to Paris online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $14 (€11) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket costs $151 (€121) one way on average for this journey.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $57 (€46) one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nantes
Paris
Nantes
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