Brussels to Nantes by train

  • First train
    05:12
  • Last train
    21:13
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 34m
  • Distance
    588 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    35
  • Avg. journey time
    5hr 59m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Brussels to Nantes by train

Fast trains from Brussels to Nantes take around 4 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 588 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brussels and Nantes.

1. Are there direct trains from Brussels to Nantes?

Journeys between Brussels and Nantes usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 35 departures on the route from Brussels to Nantes 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 32 departures.

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

The Brussels to Nantes train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Nantes is usually scheduled to depart Brussels around 05:12 and the last train is around 21:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brussels around 06:27, and the last at 22:16.

When to book Brussels to Nantes train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Brussels to Nantes by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brussels and Nantes?

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

  • Alleo
  • Intercités
  • TGV
  • Thalys

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.