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Route overview
Avg. journey time4h 09m
Trains per day3
Fare range€15.00 - €238.00
Distance178km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:21
Last train departs at18:07
Fastest journey
Fastest route3h 25m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationSaintes
Destination StationNantes

Saintes to Nantes train times

Check out the next trains departing from Saintes to Nantes for Wednesday 24th Oct 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:21
11:18
Saintes
Nantes
4h 57m
2 changes
09:05
12:32
Saintes
Nantes
3h 27m
Direct
10:58
17:05
Saintes
Nantes
6h 07m
2 changes
14:30
18:16
Saintes
Nantes
3h 46m
Direct
18:07
21:32
Saintes
Nantes
3h 25m
Direct

SNCF and Intercités trains from Saintes to Nantes

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

SNCF and Intercités trains from Saintes to Nantes

You can travel from Saintes to Nantes on SNCF and Intercités trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Saintes 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 TGV

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).

PhotoThierry80, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

Intercites Train

Intercités is the classic service of SNCF. The Intercités lines are an important part of the French rail network. Trains make more stops and are cheaper than TGVs, and run at speeds of up to 160 km/h. Two comfort classes are offered aboard Intercités – First Class and Second Class. Intercités by night allows you to travel at night on certain routes, in sleeper cars.

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

The average journey time between Saintes and Nantes is 4 hours and 9 minutes and the fastest journey time is 3 hours and 25 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 6 trains per day travelling from Saintes 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 Saintes to Nantes?

The first train from Saintes to Nantes departs at 06:21. The last train from Saintes to Nantes departs at 18:07. 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 Saintes and Nantes?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Saintes to Nantes without having to change trains. There are 3 direct trains from Saintes to Nantes. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Saintes?

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

  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Saintes to Nantes for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/10/2018. 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 24/07/2018 for travel on 27/07/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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