La Cité des Congrès de Nantes


5 Rue de Valmy

44000 Nantes



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How to reach the venue

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I’m arriving by plane

Nantes Atlantique Airport is located about 12 km from the Cité des Congrès. From there you can reach the Congress venue by shuttle bus, by a combination of bus and tram, or by taxi. 


By shuttle bus

Duration: 25 minutes

The shuttle stop is situated on the pathway opposite the entrance to the airport check-in desks D. The shuttle runs every day between the airport and the Congress Center (stop ‘Lieu Unique’), taking about 25 minutes (depending on the traffic conditions).


It departs:

• Monday - Saturday: Every 20 minutes.

   From the airport: from 06:15 to 23:15

• Sunday and during public holidays: Every 30 minutes

   From the airport: from 07:00 to 23:15


Check the updated timetable and rates here.

A one-way ticket costs €10 (2023 fees).

Taxi from airport to congress

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By bus + tram

Duration: 40 minutes


Instructions: Take bus 38 (direction: Greneraie) to Greneraie, then transfer to tram 4 (direction: Foch – Cathédrale) until Cité des Congrès. The entire journey typically takes around 40 minutes and costs €1.80 (or €2.50 if purchased onboard - 2023 rates).

For real-time updates, detailed timetables, and fare information, access Nante's public transportation website, Naolib, here.

Additonally, to ensure a smooth journey, we recommend purchasing your ticket through by downloading the their app.

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By taxi

Duration: 20 minutes

Taxis are located just outside the exit of Hall 1.  

A trip to the Congress Center takes approximately 20 minutes and costs beween €30 to €35 (prices may vary).

Taxi from airport to congress

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I’m arriving by train

Duration: 11 minutes

The train station SNCF Nantes/Gare Sud is located about 1 km from the Cité des Congrès. You can walk for 11 minutes or take bus 54, C2 or C3 for €1,80 (or €2,50 if the ticket is purchased onboard - 2023 fees).

The airport shuttle bus is also connecting the train station with the Congress Center (stop ‘Lieu Unique’), however a one-way ticket will cost you €10 (2023 fees).