Nantes airport (NTE)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


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Nantes Atlantique Airport, opened in 1951, serves the city of Nantes and is the largest in Western France. It operates with domestic and international flights to destinations in Europe, Northern Africa, Canada, the Caribbean and Israel.

Official Website:
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 5:00 am to 0:00 am.
Annual passenger traffic: 6.2 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +33 892 568 800. E-mail: Information counter next to the entrance to hall 1.


The airport is located in the city of Bouguenais, 8 km (5 miles) to the southwest of Nantes.

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What services does Nantes airport (NTE) facilities include

The airport has a currency exchange bureau (Monday to Friday from 8:15 am to 7:45 pm, Saturday from 10:15 am to 5:45 pm, Sunday from 8:15 am to 7:45 pm), ATMs, postbox and Wi-Fi access free of charge.

Food and Drinks- Restaurant, bars and coffee shops in Halls 1 and 3.
Shopping- Duty-free shop on the first floor of Hall 3, books, newspapers and magazines, accessories, regional goods, jewellery.
Baggage- Left luggage and lost and found services at the airport's information desk, from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm (Tel +33 892 568 800).
Other Services- Baby care rooms, gas station, infirmary, travel agencies.


Accommodation near Nantes airport (NTE)

In the immediate area from the enclosure are located the Hôtel Oceania Nantes, Escale Oceania Nantes and B&B Hôtel Nantes Aéroport. In the city centre you can find more options, among them:

Campanile Nantes - Rezé Aéroport (4.2 km/2.6 miles)
Première Classe Nantes Sud - Rezé Aéroport (4.2 km/2.6 miles)
La Suite de l'Abbaye (4.7 km/2.9 miles)
La Maison Bleue (4.8 km/3 miles)
Kyriad Nantes Sud - Bouaye Aéroport (5 km/3.1 miles)


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Public and private transportation

Bus - There is a service from TAN (Tel +33 240 444 444) that connects the enclosure with the city centre and the train station in only 20 minutes, with a fare of €9.00 (valid for a trip of 1 hour in any service from the TAN network and trains from TER). It leaves from in front of Hall 2 and operates every 20 min. Mondays through Saturdays between 6:15 am and 11:15 pm and every 30 min. on Sundays and holidays from 7:00 am to 11:15 pm. Schedules

Taxi - Cabs from Allo Taxis (Tel +33 240 692 222) and Hep Taxis (Tel +33 240 854 085) are available opposite Hall 1. The trip to downtown Nantes has a cost of €30.00-35.00 and takes around 20 minutes.


Car rental agencies

Car rental offices are located on the esplanade next to the car parks.

Avis (Tel +33 820 611 676 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 10:45 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Sunday from 9:30 am to 10:45 pm)
Budget (Tel +33 821 230 494 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 10:45 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Sunday from 9:30 am to 10:45 pm)
Enterprise (Tel +33 240 481 400 - weekdays from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm, Sunday from 9:00 am to 10:30 pm)
Europcar (Tel +33 240 840 139 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 10:30 pm, Saturday from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm, Sunday from 8:30 am to 10:30 pm)
Hertz (Tel +33 820 031 800 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 10:30 pm, Saturdays and Sundays from 7:30 am to 10:30 pm)
Rentscape (Tel +33 240 316 185 - 7:30 am a 9:30 pm)
Sixt (Tel +33 820 007 498 - weekdays from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm, Saturday from 7:00 am to 8:30 pm, Sunday from 8:00 am to 9:00 pm)


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Parking services at Nantes airport (NTE)

There are several parking options for short and long stays, with CCTV and security staff around the clock. There is also a drop-off zone where the first 10 minutes have no charge. Payment stations are located at the exit from each lot and in the Arrivals area of Halls 1 and 4. More information: Tel +33 892 568 800. Rates and reservations

P0 Ouest, P0 Est, P0 Nord, P1 Sud - For stays of more than 5 days.
P2, P2 Est, P3 Ouest, P3 Nord - Situated closer to the terminal, for periods of less than 5 days.
P4 - Covered area linked to the main building through a roofed walkway.


Facilities for passengers with special needs

Facilities include access ramps, elevators, adapted toilets and designated parking spaces. Inform your airline about your needs at the moment of your booking. Escort services for children travelling alone.

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Latest updates: February 27, 2019