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Nantes, France

Nantes is a large place in the region of Pays de la Loire in France with a population of approximately 277,269 people and is one of the largest places in France. Find all facts and information about Nantes.

Facts and figures on Nantes at a glance

Name: Nantes (Nantes)
Status: Large place and regional capital
Population: 277,269 people
Municipality name: Nantes
Region name (Level 3): Arrondissement de Nantes
Region name (Level 2): Departement de la Loire-Atlantique
Region name (Level 1): Pays de la Loire
Country: France
Continent: Europe

Nantes is located in the region of Pays de la Loire and is also the regional capital of this region. The distance from Nantes to France's capital Paris (Paris) is approximately 343 km / 213 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Nantes
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Nantes NantesLarge place / Regional capital277,269 peoplePays de la Loire Pays de la Loire

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Information on Nantes

Information on Nantes
Place nameMunicipality nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Nantes NantesNantes NantesArrondissement de Nantes Arrondissement de NantesDepartement de la Loire-Atlantique Département de la Loire-AtlantiquePays de la Loire Pays de la LoireFranceEurope

Time in Nantes

Time in Nantes
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 4:25amIn effect (+1 hour)Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 3:25amGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Paris

Geographic coordinates of Nantes

Latitude & Longitude of Nantes
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map47°13'02.1"N (47.2172500°)1°33'12.1"W (-1.5533600°)

Distances from Nantes

Distances from Nantes
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,238 km north of the equator118 km west of the prime meridianDistances from Nantes

Places around Nantes

8 places found within 5 km around Nantes. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Nantes
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Pont-Rousseau Pont-Rousseau-2.8 km 1.7 mishow
Saint-Jacques Saint-Jacques-2.9 km 1.8 mishow
Trentemoult Trentemoult-3.1 km 1.9 mishow
La Contrie La Contrie-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Saint-Sebastien-sur-Loire Saint-Sébastien-sur-Loire29,2383.9 km 2.4 mishow
Chantenay-sur-Loire Chantenay-sur-Loire-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Reze Rezé39,2484.0 km 2.5 mishow
Les Couets Les Couêts-4.6 km 2.8 mishow

Airports around Nantes

1 airport found within 15 km around Nantes. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Nantes
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Nantes Atlantique Airport Nantes Atlantique AirportLFRS, NTE8.4 km 5.2 mishow

External sources of information on Nantes

Nantes on Wikipedia