Caen to St-Nazaire route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time5h 17m
Fare range€38-€120
Distance251km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at07:23
Last train departs at17:46
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 43m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationCaen
Destination StationSt-Nazaire

Train times for Tue 21 Nov

07:23
09:14
Caen
St-Nazaire
6h 00m2 changes
09:00
10:41
Caen
St-Nazaire
4h 43m2 changes
10:46
12:41
Caen
St-Nazaire
4h 45m2 changes
12:46
15:47
Caen
St-Nazaire
5h 57m1 change
17:46
19:41
Caen
St-Nazaire
5h 02m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Caen to St-Nazaire start at €68.43 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

7 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€68.43
1 day
in advance
€73.59
Avg. single price
On the day
€77.79
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Caen to St-Nazaire?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Caen to St-Nazaire is €38.4. To buy train tickets from Caen to St-Nazaire for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Caen to St-Nazaire by train?

The average journey time between Caen and St-Nazaire is 5 hours and 17 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 43 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 5 trains per day travelling from Caen to St-Nazaire. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Caen to St-Nazaire?

The first train from Caen to St-Nazaire departs at 07:23. The last train from Caen to St-Nazaire departs at 17:46. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Caen and St-Nazaire?

No, it is not possible to travel from Caen to St-Nazaire without having to change trains. To travel from Caen to St-Nazaire will require a minimum of 1 change. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

How do I get back to Caen?

By train, of course. See trains from St-Nazaire to Caen.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Caen to St-Nazaire for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/11/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 23/08/2017 for travel on 23/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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