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from Madrid to Nantes

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

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Nantes on 18 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:40Madrid Barajas Airport1h40 17:20Nantes Atlantique Airport
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19:40Madrid Barajas Airport13h05 08:45Nantes Atlantique Airport
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18:20Madrid Barajas Airport14h25 08:45Nantes Atlantique Airport
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17:50Madrid Barajas Airport4h30 22:20Nantes Atlantique Airport
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06:00Madrid Barajas Airport5h20 11:20Nantes Atlantique Airport
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£100Air Nostrum
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£151Air Nostrum
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Travel Information to Nantes from Madrid

distanceDistance481 miles (775 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£47 - £135
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £47 • 15 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £135 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 481 miles (775 km) to Nantes from Madrid. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £47. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Air France or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Madrid to Nantes.

Travel Tips

Travel from Madrid to Nantes
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 Madrid to Nantes.
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Nantes, France from Madrid, Spain?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Nantes, France is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Spain enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Nantes from Madrid?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Nantes, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 16/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Madrid to Nantes.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Madrid, Spain from Nantes, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Madrid, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Madrid, Spain from Nantes, France?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Madrid from Nantes?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Madrid from Nantes here.

What are my travel options from Madrid to Nantes?

There are 2 ways to get from Madrid to Nantes: flight or coach.

What is the cheapest way to get from Madrid to Nantes?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Madrid to Nantes, which costs on average £47.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Nantes:

A coach is generally £88 less than a flight for the same route. A flight costs on average £135 from Madrid to Nantes.

What is the quickest way from Madrid to Nantes?

The fastest way from Madrid to Nantes is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Nantes from Madrid can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 15 h 45 min   on average.

How far is Nantes from Madrid?

Nantes is approximately 481 miles (775 km) away from Madrid.

How many services a day are there between Madrid and Nantes?

The average frequency per day from Madrid to Nantes is:

  • 1 coach per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Nantes from Madrid as scheduled services by flight or coach can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Madrid to Nantes?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Nantes Atlantique Airport.
  • Coaches most often depart from Madrid at Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and arrive in Nantes at Nantes, Haluchère-Batignolles.
Which travel operators can get me from Madrid to Nantes?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Madrid to Nantes:

  • You can travel from Madrid to Nantes by flight with Air France. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £135 with Air France from Madrid to Nantes.
  • You can travel by coach to Nantes from Madrid with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Madrid to Nantes tickets for £47 on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly between Madrid and Nantes?

Yes, there are direct routes from Madrid to Nantes with the following travel companies:

  • You can find direct flights per day to take to Nantes with.
  • You can check for a direct coach to Nantes with with 1 direct coach per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Nantes tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Madrid to Nantes?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Madrid to Nantes often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Lyon or Rennes. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Madrid and Nantes itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Nantes and any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket to Nantes from Madrid online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Madrid to Nantes, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £135 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing £47 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Nantes from Madrid online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.