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2 h 30 m
20 h 41 m
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It's difficult to get from Madrid to Nantes without changing at least once.
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Train companies||Renfe SNCF or Renfe AVE|
Trains from Madrid to Nantes cover the 481 miles long journey taking on average 18 h 13 min with our travel partners like Renfe SNCF or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Gare de Nantes.
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Looking for a comfortable way to travel from Madrid to Nantes? Reserve your Renfe AVE train from Madrid to Nantes with Omio today! Renfe is Spain’s national train operator that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country as well as France and Portugal, including the Madrid to Nantes route. Omio shows you current AVE timetables and tickets to cover the 481 miles (775 km) distance. You can choose from ticket options like Promo, Promo + or Flexible for the best deals on this route. Renfe discount cards, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, can also be applied when purchasing your AVE ticket on Omio.
As the main high-speed train service in Spain, AVE provides amenities like a restaurant, WC, WiFi access, and onboard entertainment on its routes. AVE covers long distances and connects major cities in Spain in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These trains can reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, making AVE trains one of the fastest in the entire world. AVE offers all travellers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and on Omio you can book AVE tickets in a few steps!
AVE from Madrid to Nantes train information:
One of the best ways to travel between Madrid and Nantes is by taking a train with Renfe-SNCF. Omio helps you find the ideal Renfe-SNCF train from Madrid to Nantes by showing you Renfe-SNCF current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Madrid to Nantes route. You can expect to travel 481 miles (775 km) between Madrid and Nantes on a train with Renfe-SNCF. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Nantes from Madrid, you can check straight away if the Renfe-SNCF ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Renfe-SNCF train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Nantes from Madrid!
Train information from Madrid to Nantes with Renfe-SNCF:
Travel between Madrid, Spain and Nantes, France by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 07/08/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Nantes from Madrid before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Nantes to Madrid is: Fully open
Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 28/07/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Nantes to Madrid train here.
When departing from Madrid, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. When arriving in Nantes, you can end your trip in train stations like Gare de Nantes, Nantes Commerce and Nantes Pirmil.
Omio customers book a train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Gare de Nantes most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre to this train station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Gare de Nantes and need to travel approximately 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the train station to the city centre in Nantes.
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