Calais to Nantes route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time5h 28m
Fare range€47-€211
Distance483km
First & last trains
First train departs at04:53
Last train departs at19:00
Fastest journey
Fastest route4h 50m
Changes1 change
Stations
Origin StationCalais
Destination StationNantes

Train times for Tue 24 Oct

08:15
10:14
Calais
Nantes
6h 04m2 changes
09:02
09:30
Calais
Nantes
5h 17m4 changes
10:32
12:14
Calais
Nantes
5h 18m2 changes
12:32
14:14
Calais
Nantes
5h 22m2 changes
13:37
15:14
Calais
Nantes
5h 17m2 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Calais to Nantes start at €78.11 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€78.11
14 days
in advance
€92.80
Avg. single price
On the day
€111.35
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Calais to Nantes?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Calais to Nantes is €47. To buy train tickets from Calais to Nantes 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 Calais to Nantes by train?

The average journey time between Calais and Nantes is 5 hours and 28 minutes and the fastest journey time is 4 hours and 50 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 12 trains per day travelling from Calais to Nantes. 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 Calais to Nantes?

The first train from Calais to Nantes departs at 04:53. The last train from Calais to Nantes departs at 19:00. 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 Calais and Nantes?

No, it is not possible to travel from Calais to Nantes without having to change trains. To travel from Calais to Nantes 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 Calais?

By train, of course. See trains from Nantes to Calais.

  • *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 Calais to Nantes for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/10/2017. 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 25/06/2017 for travel on 13/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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