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Nantes to Barcelona by train

The journey from Nantes to Barcelona by train is 442.93 mi and takes 13 hr 50 min. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:50 AM and the last at 6:39 PM. It is possible to travel from Nantes to Barcelona by train for as little as $59.10 or as much as $301.75. The best price for this journey is $59.10.

Lowest Price$59.10
Journey Duration13 hr 50 min
Connection per Day5
Lowest Price$59.10
Highest Price$301.75
First Departure4:50 AM
Last Departure6:39 PM
Distance442.93 mi
DepartureNantes
ArrivalBarcelona
CarriersBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBusMore

Nantes to Barcelona Train Times

Departure date
Wednesday, Apr 24, 2024

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How much will I pay for train tickets from Nantes to Barcelona?

The prices for train tickets from Nantes to Barcelona vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Nantes to Barcelona will cost $59.10. The average train ticket price is approximately $185.90. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Nantes to Barcelona. On average, though, you'll pay about $185.90 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Nantes to Barcelona by train?

With a distance of 442.93 mi between Nantes and Barcelona, it will usually take 13 hr 50 min to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 13 hr 50 min. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The journey between Nantes and Barcelona by train usually takes 13 hr 50 min to cover a distance of 442.93 mi. The shortest journey from Nantes to Barcelona will take you 9 hr 55 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Barcelona quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

Which stations are used when traveling from Nantes to Barcelona?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Nantes from the following stations: Nantes, Haluchère-Batignolles,NANTES,Saint-Sébastien Pas Enchantés. Arriving at Barcelona, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Barcelona-Clot-Arago,Barcelona Placa de Catalunya,Barcelona Nord,BARCELONA SANTS,Barcelona Paseo de Gracia,Barcelona-Sant Andreu Comtal,Barcelona El Prat Airport T2,Barcelona Franca. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Barcelona.

How many daily journeys are there from Nantes to Barcelona?

The route from Nantes to Barcelona is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Nantes 5 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Nantes to Barcelona, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 5 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Nantes to Barcelona. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Nantes to Barcelona
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Nantes to Barcelona.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Nantes to Barcelona, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Nantes to Barcelona.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from Nantes to Barcelona

The cheapest Nantes - Barcelona train tickets can be found for as low as $80.56 if you’re lucky, or $128.97 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $189.86.

Find the best day to travel to Barcelona by train

When travelling to Barcelona by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Alsa, founded in 1923, is a prominent Spanish bus company that operates national and international routes. The company has grown to become one of the largest bus companies in Europe. Alsa provides a comprehensive range of services, including regular and express routes, luxury buses, and sleeper buses. Alsa, dedicated to sustainability, reduces its carbon footprint by using alternative fuels and energy-efficient technologies.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Français, or SNCF, is the name of the French National Railway Company. Explore the beauty of France with SNCF rail transport and choose between three major SNCF trains - TGV inOui, TER, and INTERCITÉS - for travel on national, regional, and local routes, including high-speed trains departing from Paris train stations. Also, SNCF aims to revolutionize sustainable travel by becoming the world's first carbon-neutral operator, offering this eco-friendly service at no additional cost to passengers.

SNCF, the French national railway company, offers TER, a comprehensive regional train service. TER (Transport Express Régional) trains connect cities, and villages within regions of France, offering local transportation for commuters and tourists as they explore the regional culture, landscape, and attractions through its vast network of regional routes. TER trains are slower than the high-speed trains but offer a more affordable and comfortable alternative for shorter journeys within the regions.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Ticket types and facilities from Nantes to Barcelona

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TER and TGV inOui when traveling from Nantes to Barcelona.

Standard

TER train tickets have a fixed "Tarif Normal" fare and are valid for a single journey until midnight the day after validation in platform stamp machines. Some regions may offer off-peak discounts.
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Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
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First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
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Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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TER trains are currently without WiFi services.
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Modern TER trains come equipped with power sockets.
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TER trains have no restrictions on the size of bags, as long as they are within your personal handling capability and can fit in designated luggage areas.
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Accès TER' offers specialized assistance for passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility, ensuring a seamless travel experience.
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TER trains do not provide onboard catering; consider bringing your refreshments.
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Traveling with a bike on TER trains is free, simply hang it or store it in designated areas on a first-come, first-served basis, booking not available.
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On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
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With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
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Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
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On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
Services on board BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Alsa from Nantes to Barcelona
Compare services on board when travelling from Nantes to Barcelona by train.
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Nantes to Barcelona CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
49.9kg
Bus
53.46kg
Flight
142.57kg
Car
114.05kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Nantes to Barcelona by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Nantes and Barcelona are 49.9kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Nantes and Barcelona? By taking the train between Nantes and Barcelona you will save 92.67kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.56kg compared to a bus and 64.15kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Nantes to Barcelona?
A train ticket from Nantes to Barcelona is $185.90. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $59.10.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Nantes to Barcelona?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Nantes to Barcelona is $59.10. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Nantes and Barcelona by train?
Nantes to Barcelona is 442.93 mi.
How long does the train between Nantes and Barcelona take?
Nantes to Barcelona is on average 13 hr 50 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 9 hr 55 min.
Which companies operate from Nantes to Barcelona?
The train journey from Nantes to Barcelona is covered by 7 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, Alsa, SNCF, TGV inOui, TER, Renfe and OUIGO.
How many train connections per day go from Nantes to Barcelona?
Nantes to Barcelona has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Nantes to Barcelona leave?
The earliest train from Nantes to Barcelona departs at 4:50 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Nantes to Barcelona depart?
The latest train from Nantes to Barcelona departs at 6:39 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Nantes to Barcelona in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $59.10 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Nantes to Barcelona by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Nantes and Barcelona is 9 hr 55 min.
Is there a direct train from Nantes to Barcelona?
Yes, there is a direct train between Nantes and Barcelona.
What are the CO2 emissions for Nantes to Barcelona by train?
The train journey from Nantes to Barcelona creates 49.9kg of CO2 emissions.

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