Lyon to Nantes by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:29
  • Last train
    18:30
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 5m

Travelling from Lyon to Nantes by train

Fast trains from Lyon to Nantes take around 4 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 519 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Nantes.

Are there direct trains from Lyon to Nantes?

Direct trains from Lyon to Nantes have been found.

We usually find around 9 direct trains on the route from Lyon to Nantes every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 10 departures.

How long is the train journey from Lyon to Nantes?

The Lyon to Nantes train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Lyon to Nantes train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Nantes is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 06:29 and the last train is around 18:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 06:55, and the last at 18:30.

When to book Lyon to Nantes train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Lyon to Nantes by train.

Which train companies operate between Lyon and Nantes?

More than one train company operates on the route from Lyon to Nantes, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Corail
  • Intercités
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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