Fly direct from London Heathrow (LHR) to Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE) twice a week in summer. Just a short flight from London, under an hour and a half, a city break in Nantes awaits.
Visit like the seafarers before you. Their dockside tales inspired Jules Verne’s stories and the exotic plants that grow in the beautiful Jardin des Plantes. The fierce seafaring people of Brittany have not forgotten Nantes. It still has a strong Breton influence, yet holds a tamer title as one of the most liveable cities in Europe. You’ll love it instantly. Take kids to Les Machines de l'île for encounters with mechanised animals – straight out of Jules Verne’s imagination. Make sure you eat some lovely LU biscuits, too, to fuel a visit to the chateau. Later, have a glass of Muscadet. The local white wine is delicious with fish. Eat in the splendour of Art Nouveau brasserie La Cigale.
You can fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Nantes in an hour and a half and with two flights per week, getting away for a city break couldn’t be easier. Travel in Euro Traveller or Club Europe and take advantage of the award-winning British Airways service. Book a hand-baggage only fare which allows a laptop case or handbag as well as a cabin bag. Or choose a package holiday price that includes 23kg luggage allowance and two cabin bags.
Fly to Nantes with British Airways and combine regular flights with award-winning service and fantastic benefits. Let us take care of everything, from flights to accommodation and airport transfers. Our Euro Traveller fares include allocated seat selection. Check-in 24 hours in advance, online, on your mobile - or at the airport. Club Europe travellers can also enjoy lounge access and priority boarding. From 11 January 2017 you can also buy delicious food from British food favourite M&S on board all flights flying from/to London Heathrow and London Gatwick. That means you can sit back, relax and enjoy the food you love from the British high street while in the air. For your convenience we will only accept credit/debit cards on board.
Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE) lies 8km southwest of Nantes. The city is easy to reach by shuttle bus or taxi, and the centre easy to navigate by public transport. If you’re embarking on a French adventure, book car hire in partnership with Avis and receive great benefits – with all mandatory charges included and 24-hour customer support. Earn Avios on every rental or join Avis Preferred and beat the queues with faster pick up.
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