How to get to Nantes from Caen

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from Caen to Nantes

How to get to Nantes from Caen by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Caen to Nantes is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Caen, Place Courtonne
20:15Nantes, Route de Paris
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Caen, Place Courtonne
20:15Nantes, Route de Paris
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Gare de Caen
18:19Nantes station
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Gare de Caen
11:54Nantes station
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Gare de Caen
21:17Nantes station
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Gare de Caen
16:54Nantes station
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BlaBlaCar Bus
21:05Nantes, Route de Paris
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SNCF | Autocar
Gare de Caen
14:38Nantes station
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SNCF | Autocar
Gare de Caen
20:52Nantes station
1 change

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Travel Information between Caen and Nantes

distanceDistance146 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£9 - £30
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £9 • 4 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £30 • 3 h 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or SNCF TER

Travel 146 miles by train or coach from Caen to Nantes. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar or SNCF TER among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Caen to Nantes.

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All travel companies: Coach Companies from Caen to Nantes

Find the best route to Nantes from Caen with FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most popular trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    FAQs: Caen to Nantes

    FAQs: Travel 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 Caen to Nantes.

    There are 2 travel options from Caen to Nantes: train or coach.

    The cheapest way to travel from Caen to Nantes is a coach with an average price of £9.

    This is compared to other travel options from Caen to Nantes:

    A coach is £21 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Caen to Nantes costing on average £30.

    The quickest way to travel between Caen and Nantes is by train, which takes on average 3 h 31 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

    Coach takes on average 4 h 15 min.

    The Caen to Nantes distance is approximately 146 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Caen to Nantes is:

    • Around 1 coach per day.
    • 5 trains a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Caen and Nantes as scheduled services by train or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

    These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Caen to Nantes:

    • Coaches mostly leave from Caen, Gare routière and tend to arrive in Gare SNCF Sud.
    • Trains mostly depart from Gare de Caen and arrive in Nantes station.

    The following travel companies offer services from Caen to Nantes:

    • Travel with BlaBlaCar, FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | Autocar to go to Nantes by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixBus Caen to Nantes tickets on Omio for £9.
    • SNCF TER, TGV INOUI or SNCF (3) can take you to Nantes by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for SNCF TER from Caen to Nantes for £30.

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

    • Direct coach available with FlixBus 1 direct coach per day.

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

    Looking to extend your trip from Caen to Nantes? Many Omio customers who go from Caen to Nantes usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Barcelona, Lyon, Marseille or London. If you're looking to explore Paris, Barcelona, Lyon, Marseille or London from Nantes, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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