Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE)
City Orientation and Maps
Nantes is a charming city, located in the Pays de la Loire region of France. Once the capital of Brittany, the city is now no longer considered to be a part of this province.
The Gare SNCF train station is located on the eastern side of the city centre and is served by numerous daily trains from Paris, which can be reached in just two hours. Nantes is also home to two bus stations and the busy Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE), which lies in the south-western region, next to Bouguenais.
Nantes Atlantique Airport (NTE) Maps: Important City Districts
The tourist information centre in Nantes is situated along the Cours Olivier Clisson and is a modern building, open from Monday to Saturday. Those visiting the tourist office should consider purchasing the Nantes City Card, which is valid for one, two or three days and provides unrestricted access to numerous attractions, museums and also the city's public transport.
Within the centre of Nantes, the Lorie River meanders past countless local landmarks and once divided many areas of the city. Nowadays, Nantes is split into a number of districts by major roads and dual carriageways, with the main areas including the medieval city, known for being home to its historic cathedral and the Château des Ducs, and the 19th-century town, to the west.