Getting to Nantes or Saint-Nazaire

An ultra-connected metropolitan area

Whether by plane, train or road, the city is connected to all major European cities. One of Nantes Saint-Nazaire’s major assets is its easy accessibility thanks to our excellent infrastructure.

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Getting to Nantes Saint-Nazaire

By plane
   Largest airport in Western France

  • 1 hour from Paris Charles de Gaulle
  • 100 regular national and international destinations
  • Low-cost hubs: Easyjet – Ryanair – Volotea
  • Airport shuttle to the city centre runs every 20 minutes, 7 days a week (More information )
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By train

  • 2 hours from Paris and 2 hours 40 minutes to Saint-Nazaire.
  • 3 hours from Paris-CDG airport, 4 hours from Lille and Bordeaux, 4 1/2 hours from Lyon

By car  

  • Paris: 4 hours

Public Transit

An intercity bus runs between Nantes and Saint-Nazaire in less than 30 minutes

  • Easy, sustainable transit with easy transfers thanks to an efficient network of trams, tram-trains and river buses connecting all the venues.
  • Finalist in the European Access City Award for accessible cities

To plan your travel and book your e-ticket, discover the public transit networks on mobile apps
   - for the Nantes network
   - for the Saint-Nazaire network
   - More than 50 Marguerite car-sharing stations 

Nantes is also Number 1 French city when it comes to accessibility for disabled people

 By bicycle
    Among the top 10 bicycle friendly cities worldwide
    355 kms of bicycle paths - 880 Bicloo bike-sharing bikes and 102 stations

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