The cheapest trains from Paris to Nantes

Showing times and prices for 23 Oct

Cheapest

£78

Average

£96

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Paris to Nantes will cost around £ 96 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 78.

Cheapest
20:40Gare Montparnasse2h10 22:50Gare de Nantes
0 changes
£781One-way
2nd Cheapest
20:40Gare Montparnasse2h39 23:19Haluchère-Batignolles
1 changes
£791One-way
18:40Gare Montparnasse2h10 20:50Gare de Nantes
0 changes
£1121One-way
18:40Gare Montparnasse2h39 21:19Haluchère-Batignolles
1 changes
£1141One-way

Timetable Paris to Nantes

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sat, 23 Oct
18:40Gare Montparnasse2h10 20:50Gare de Nantes
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18:40Gare Montparnasse2h39 21:19Haluchère-Batignolles
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20:40Gare Montparnasse2h39 23:19Haluchère-Batignolles
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20:40Gare Montparnasse2h10 22:50Gare de Nantes
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Fri
22 Oct
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£62Flixbus
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Sat
23 Oct
£78SNCF | TGV
£31Flixbus
£142Air France
Sun
24 Oct
£65SNCF | TGV
£44Flixbus
£142Air France
Mon
25 Oct
£37SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11BlaBlaCar Bus
£160Air France
Tue
26 Oct
£31SNCF | TGV
£11BlaBlaCar Bus
£156Air France
Wed
27 Oct
£31SNCF | TGV
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£190Air France
Thu
28 Oct
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£22BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
29 Oct
£55SNCF | TGV INOUI
£27BlaBlaCar Bus
£165Air France
Sat
30 Oct
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£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£107Air France
Sun
31 Oct
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£22BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
1 Nov
£51SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31Flixbus
£153Air France
Tue
2 Nov
£31SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£142Air France
Wed
3 Nov
£27SNCF | TGV
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£142Air France
Thu
4 Nov
£27SNCF | TGV
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£153Air France
Fri
5 Nov
£37SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus
£153Air France
Sat
6 Nov
£48SNCF | TGV
£13Flixbus
£153Air France
Sun
7 Nov
£44SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13Flixbus
£107Air France
Mon
8 Nov
£27SNCF | TGV INOUI
£9Flixbus
£121Air France
Tue
9 Nov
£31SNCF | TGV INOUI
£11BlaBlaCar Bus
£121Air France
Wed
10 Nov
£44SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£107Air France
Thu
11 Nov
£41SNCF | TGV
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£107Air France

The fastest trains from Paris to Nantes

Showing times and prices for 23 Oct

Fastest Journey

2 h 10 m

Average

2 h 24 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

342 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Paris for Nantes every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 342 km distance in an average of 2 h 24 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 10 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 39 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
18:40Gare Montparnasse2h10 20:50Gare de Nantes
0 changes
£1121One-way
Fastest
20:40Gare Montparnasse2h10 22:50Gare de Nantes
0 changes
£781One-way
2nd Fastest
18:40Gare Montparnasse2h39 21:19Haluchère-Batignolles
1 changes
£1141One-way
2nd Fastest
20:40Gare Montparnasse2h39 23:19Haluchère-Batignolles
1 changes
£791One-way

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Train Information from Paris to Nantes

distanceDistance212 miles (342 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price£51 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER

Trains from Paris to Nantes cover the 212 miles (342 km) long route taking on average 2 h 3 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £31, but the average price of train tickets is £51. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Gare de Nantes.

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris to Nantes
Travel by train 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 Paris to Nantes.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train between Paris and Nantes?
You can find a cheap train from Paris to Nantes for some dates and times for as low as £31  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Paris to Nantes?
If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Paris to Nantes train prices are on average £51  one way.
What is the distance from Paris to Nantes via train?
The train distance from Paris to Nantes is around 212 miles (342 km).
How long does it take from Paris to Nantes by train?
While the time it takes to travel 212 miles (342 km) from Paris to Nantes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Paris to Nantes is on average 2 h 3 min.
What station does the Paris to Nantes train leave from? Which Nantes train station do I come into from Paris?

When taking a train from Paris, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When you arrive in Nantes, your train can arrive in train stations including Gare de Nantes, Nantes Commerce and Nantes Pirmil.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Gare de Nantes.

Where is the Paris train station located? Where is the Nantes train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1 mile (s) / 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 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Nantes.

Which train companies can take me to Nantes from Paris?
If you're looking for trains from Paris to Nantes, you can rely on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER to get you to Nantes. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Paris to Nantes journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Paris to Nantes direct train services?
Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day to Nantes from Paris. If you’re looking for a direct train from Paris to Nantes, consider travelling with SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many train services are there from Paris to Nantes a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Paris to Nantes. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Paris to Nantes? When does the last train depart from Paris to Nantes?
The earliest train for this route departs from Paris at 05: 27. The last train leaves from Paris at 20: 48. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Paris to Nantes and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy train tickets from Paris to Nantes to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Nantes from Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £51 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Nantes a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Nantes
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Nantes.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C