How to reach Nantes


By Train

  • Train station: Gare SNCF Nantes

  • 2 hours away from Paris Montparnasse

  • 21 TGV trains from Paris to Nantes every day

  • 3 hours from Paris Roissy CDG – 4 TGV trains per day

  • Direct TGV trains to: Lille, Lyon, Marseille, Strasbourg, Paris, etc. 


By Plane:

  • Airport: Nantes Atlantique

  • 1 Hour from Paris and London
  • 4 daily return flights to Roissy CDG

  • 4 daily return flights to Orly airport

  • All major European cities within a 2-hour flight

  • 75 National and International destinations with return flight


By Road (Expressway):

  • To the East: Paris – A1 Motorway

  • To the South: Bordeaux and Toulouse – A83 Motorway

  • To the West: Brest – N165/E60

  • To the North: Rennes – N137

How to reach Audencia Business School


If you are arriving at the Nantes Train Station (Gare SNCF Nantes)

  • Take the tram Line 1 just in front of the station, direction « François Mitterand / Jamet »
  • Get down at « Commerce »
  • Take the tram line 2, direction « Orvault Grand Val », from « Commerce »
  • Get off at « Ecole Centrale-Audencia » (9th tram stop from Commerce)

If you are arriving at the Nantes Atlantique Airport

  • Take the Navette aéroport (airport shuttle) to « Commerce »
  • Take the tram line 2, direction « Orvault Grand Val », from « Commerce »
  • Get off at « Ecole Centrale-Audencia » (9th tram stop from Commerce)
  • The main entrance is along Chemin de la Censive du Tertre 

Public Transportation

  • You can purchase your tickets before getting on the tram via ticket dispensers at the train station
  • One-way tickets valid for 1 hour cost 1.60 EUR, a booklet of 10 tickets costs 14.90 EUR
  • Note: make sure you validate by punching in your tickets upon getting on the tram

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