By Air

  •  Nantes Atlantique Airport
  •  Taxis available
  •  Car hire Allow 20 to 30 mins wait depending on the traffic
  •  A shuttle service is available from the Airport to the Train Station, and in the opposite direction
  •  The airport shuttle links Nantes International Airport to the Train Station in just 20 minutes, and the city centre in 30 minutes.
  •  Monday to Saturday: 5.30a.m. to 11.15 p.m. and Sundays from 1.15p.m. to 7.15p.m.
  •  Shuttle departures from the Airport every 30 minutes (in front of Hall 1), and from the City Centre (Bus-stop Commerce)
  •  Sundays and Bank Holidays: from 6.15a.m. to 1.15 p.m. and from 7.15p.m. to 11.15 p.m., one very hour


  •  Lines 11, 12, 21, 22, 23 – Stop: Foch Cathédrale

By Car

From Paris

  • Take the A10 motorway direction Bordeaux, Palaiseau, Etampes, Nantes, Longjumeau.
  • Next take the A11 motorway direction Ablis, Chartres, Le Mans, Rennes.
  • Take exit 22, direction A811 motorway, Bordeaux, Ste Luce sur Loire, Thouaré sur Loire, Nantes Centre, Carquefou.
  • Then follow signs for Nantes Centre Ville, Château (Castle), and Cathédrale (Cathedral)

From Bordeaux

  • Take the A10 motorway, direction Saintes, Royan, Nantes, Paris, A83 Angers Nantes, then head for Nantes Centre Ville, Château, Cathédrale


  •  Line 4 – Stop: Duchesse Anne/Château des ducs de Bretagne

By Train

  • Nantes Train Station – Exit North
  • Follow the tramway line direction town centre (on your left),
  • Turn right at the street corner after “LA LOCO” restaurant, go along the street (with the Dukes of Brittany Castle behind you), as far as the foot of the St Pierre Square steps.
  • L’hotel is on your right


  •  Line 1 – Stop: Duchesse Anne/Château des ducs de Bretagne