Nantes to Lisbon by train

  • First train
    07:06
  • Last train
    18:52
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    23hr 11m
  • Distance
    1,123 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    4
  • Avg. journey time
    51hr 3m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Nantes to Lisbon by train

Fast trains from Nantes to Lisbon take around 23 hours and 11 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,123 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nantes and Lisbon.

1. Are there direct trains from Nantes to Lisbon?

Journeys between Nantes and Lisbon usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 7 departures on the route from Nantes to Lisbon every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 5 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Nantes to Lisbon?

The Nantes to Lisbon train travel time is normally about 23 hours and 11 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Nantes to Lisbon train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Lisbon is usually scheduled to depart Nantes around 07:25 and the last train is around 18:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nantes around 06:40, and the last at 18:52.

When to book Nantes to Lisbon train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Nantes to Lisbon by train.

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Which train companies operate between Nantes and Lisbon?

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

  • Intercités
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional
  • Trenhotel

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 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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