Route overview
Avg. journey time3h 17m
Fare range€11.00 - €202.00
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:24
Last train departs at19:55
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 36m
Changes1 change
Origin StationPoitiers
Destination StationNantes

Poitiers to Nantes train times

Check out the next trains departing from Poitiers to Nantes for Tuesday 16th Oct 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
2h 28m
1 change
2h 50m
1 change
3h 16m
1 change
2h 35m
1 change
2h 37m
1 change

SNCF trains from Poitiers to Nantes

You can travel from Poitiers to Nantes on SNCF trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Poitiers to Nantes, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

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SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

Poitiers to Nantes train prices

Train tickets from Poitiers to Nantes start at €10.90 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Poitiers to Nantes start at €41.24 when you book at least 28 days in advance.* Tickets usually go on sale 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.

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How long does it take to travel from Poitiers to Nantes by train?

The average journey time between Poitiers and Nantes is 3 hours and 17 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 36 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 8 trains per day travelling from Poitiers 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 Poitiers to Nantes?

The first train from Poitiers to Nantes departs at 06:24. The last train from Poitiers to Nantes departs at 19:55. 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 Poitiers and Nantes?

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

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

  • *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 Poitiers to Nantes for a typical week day using timetable data for 16/10/2018. 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 18/07/2018 for travel on 19/07/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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