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Overview: Train from Nantes to Manchester

distanceDistance433 miles (698 km)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day

Trains from Nantes to Manchester cover the 433 miles (698 km) long route taking on average 11 h 51 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Gare de Nantes and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Manchester, United Kingdom if I'm coming from Nantes, France by train?

Travel by train between Nantes, France and Manchester, United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Manchester from Nantes restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Nantes?

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 21/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Manchester from Nantes closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to France from Manchester, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Manchester to Nantes is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from United Kingdom?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Manchester?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • 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)
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Nantes, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last verified on 21/05/2022. 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 Manchester to Nantes train here.

How far is it from Nantes to Manchester by train?

You should expect to travel around 433 miles (698 km)  to Manchester from Nantes by train.

How long is the train to Manchester from Nantes?

On average the Nantes to Manchester train time is 11 h 51 min  covering the 433 miles (698 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

What is the departure train station in Nantes and arrival train station in Manchester?

When taking the train to Manchester from Nantes, you can choose to depart from train stations like Gare de Nantes, Nantes Commerce and Nantes Pirmil. Your trip can end in train stations such as Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Gare de Nantes   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Where do I find the Nantes train station to Manchester? Where is the Manchester train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Gare de Nantes, is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city centre of Nantes.

The most popular arrival train station, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre of Manchester.

How many trains are there from Nantes to Manchester a day?

On average, there are 4 trains a day from Nantes to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nantes
Manchester
Gare de Nantes is the most popular Nantes railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Nantes for your journey to Manchester.