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Bologna to Nantes by train

  • First train
    04:15
  • Last train
    23:18
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    11hr 21m
  • Distance
    1,042 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    41
  • Avg. journey time
    23hr 16m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bologna to Nantes by train

Fast trains from Bologna to Nantes take around 11 hours and 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,042 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bologna and Nantes.

1. Are there direct trains from Bologna to Nantes?

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

We usually find around 40 departures on the route from Bologna to Nantes every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 42 departures.

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

The Bologna to Nantes train travel time is normally about 11 hours and 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Nantes is usually scheduled to depart Bologna around 04:15 and the last train is around 23:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bologna around 04:15, and the last at 23:03.

When to book Bologna to Nantes 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 Bologna to Nantes by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bologna and Nantes?

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

  • EuroCity
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • Italo
  • Lyria
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Thello
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Nantes to Bologna by train

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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.