Cheap Flights from London to Nantes
Flight information London to Nantes
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Average flight time, total distance 313 miles
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This information is correct as of March 2016
Airlines flying from London to Nantes
Direct flights from London to Nantes are operated by Easyjet, and CityJet. Easyjet flights depart from London Gatwick Airport, and CityJet flights depart from London City Airport.
London Gatwick Airport
London Gatwick Airport has two terminals, the North and South. Easyjet flights to Nantes depart from the North Terminal. When travelling on flights to Nantes you should arrive at Gatwick around 2-3 hours before the flight is scheduled to depart.
Easyjet offer online and mobile check-in options, available from 30 days to 2 hours before your flight. When you arrive at Gatwick you will just need to drop off any hold luggage at the bag drop desks, these close 40 minutes before the flight. If you're carrying hand luggage only you can head straight to the security lanes and into the departure lounge.
The North Terminal at Gatwick Airport offers an enjoyable shopping and dining experience for passengers who are waiting to board their flights. Shops in the lounge include Boots, Hugo Boss, Aspinal of London, Mango, WHSmith, World Duty Free, Zara, Harrods and more. Food and drink options are varied with Apostrophe, Caviar House and Prunier Seafood Bar, Costa Coffee, Giraffe, two Wetherspoon pubs and Nandos available here.
Whilst you're at Gatwick Airport you can enjoy the complimentary 90 minutes of Wi-Fi, with upgrades available beyond this. Mobile phone and laptop charging points are available in the departure lounge.
London City Airport
London City Airport is a compact airport with just one terminal. Check-in desks for CityJet open 2 hours before the flight to Nantes is scheduled to depart, however, due to the compact size of the airport you can check in up to 15 minutes before your flight, or 30 minutes if you have hold luggage to check-in.
The departure lounge at London City Airport has WH Smith, The London News Company, Aelia Duty Free, Links of London and Boots. Places you can grab a bite to eat or drink are located throughout the terminal and include Caffe Nero, Pilots Bar & Kitchen, Espressamente Illy, Panopolis and The City Bar.
There is unlimited Wi-Fi access available at London City Airport but you need to register for this in advance.
Nantes Airport, also known as Nantes Atlantique Airport serves Nantes and the Pays-de-la-Loire region in the West of France. There is one terminal at the airport, and the arrivals hall is located on the ground floor.
Car hire companies operating at Nantes Airport include Avis, Europcar, Sixt, Citer, Budget and Enterprise. These can be found in the arrivals hall. From the airport you have easy access to the main motorway connecting to Nantes.
A taxi from Nantes Airport to Nantes will cost around €25-30.
Public transport from Nantes Airport to Nantes is limited to the NTA shuttle bus service, this runs to the main train station in the city with a journey time of around 20 minutes. Services depart every 20 minutes and every 30 minutes on Sunday. A single ticket costs €8 and can be purchased from the Relay shop in the Arrivals Hall, the mobile app or from the driver.
What to expect in Nantes
Nantes has a vibrant arts scene and is full of architectural works and pieces of art, despite this it's still relatively undiscovered as a city break destination. You can enjoy a trip to Nantes on a budget as the city is around 40% cheaper than London especially when it comes to eating out and visiting the attractions.
Nantes, France is one hour ahead of London, UK.
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