Transport: How to reach Nantes

Located in the city centre, opposite the TGV train station (south exit) and just 20 min away from the airport, La Cité is very easy to reach:
From the airport (public transport) - Line 38 or line 98 + tramway | airport shuttle

Airport is served by Airport Shuttle: a direct link between the Airport, the train station and the city centre. Ticket valid for one hour on the Tan network € 9,-*
• Every 20 mins Monday to Saturday
- From the railway station from 5:30am to 10:30pm.
- From the airport from 6:15am to 11:15pm.
• 7 days a week (no service on 1st may)
• Every 30 minutes on Sundays and public holidays
- From the railway station from 6:20am to 10:50pm.
- From the airport from 7:00am to 11:15pm.

Airport/city centre shuttle - Lieu Unique (few minutes from congress centre) stop, departure every 20 minutes. A ticket costs € 9,-. Tickets can be bought online, in
the bus with the driver, at the airport shuttle vending machine, in the Relay Shop in hall 2 at the airport. Do not forget to validate your ticket when entering the bus!
Tramway - line 1 - Duchesse Anne - Château des Ducs de Bretagne station, just one stop from the TGV train station (north exit).

Bus - line 4 - Cité Internationale des Congrès stop (Foche Cathédrale - Porte de Vertou). More info:

Self-service Bicloo bikes and Marguerite cars - Stations in front of La Cité. More info: and

By taxi - There is a Taxi rank pick-up and drop -off point at the entrance adjacent to the Auditorium. There are taxi ranks throughout the city. An average journey
from the city centre will cost around €12,-. The average price from the airport to the city centre is about € 40.-

Parking - A 420-space multi-storey car park at La Cité plus 2,000 spaces in nearby carparks. For exhibitors: temporary drop-off area with direct access to La Cité’s exhibition spaces. More info: