Comment venir-sur l'île
Come to Noirmoutier Island

By coach

Ligne 13 Aleop - Transdev STAO - Kisio Services ©RPDL Ouest Media


The regional coach : Aleop n°13  Nantes – Fromentine - Noirmoutier  

All year, at the departure of the train station SNCF in the city of Nantes (you can take the coach just after a journey in SNCF train, as for example, Paris-Nantes).

  • 1h45 journey : You can go to the cities of Noirmoutier island : L'Epine (no stop during the summer), Barbâtre, La Guérinière and the coach station in Noirmoutier-en-île 
  • 1h20 journey : You can go to the ferry terminal of Yeu island in Fromentine 

In the summer, there are 25 coaches per day !



see the winter 2022 / spring 2023 coach timetable 


See the map of the coach lines



in the bus, be aware with the coronavirus and protect yourself !


free SERVICES on board :

  • Areas for your bicycle**,
  • Free WIFI,
  • Electrical outlet and USB connexion/port,
  • French newspapers online at your disposal,
  • Geo-tracking of the coaches with the smartphone app Zenbus,
  • Toilets and sink.

Precision : The coaches had built for disable people who are in wheelchair. Please book in advance** 


more informations : 

how to buy tickets ? 

** Free service gratuit. You must call and book (+33 (0)9 69 39 14 14)

- For a journey between the tuesday and the saturday, you must call and book 1 day before your journey before 5 pm.

- For a journey on the saturday and on the sunday, you must call and book on the friday 5 pm. l


Autocar Aleop Ligne 13-Noirmoutier Nantes ©RPDLOuest-Média


DOWNLOAD THE COACH TIMETABLE - LINE 571 - Automn Winter 2022 / spring 2023


From Challans, there are coaches of the line 571 every days from Challans to the cities of Noirmoutier island (ALEOP company)  :

  • Barbâtre,
  • La Guérinière, 
  • L’Epine, 
  • Noirmoutier en l’île.


more informations : 





how to buy tickets ?

  • On board 
  • At the coach stations  




La roche sur yon - Noirmoutier by bus 

It is possible to going to Noirmoutier from La Roche sur Yon. There are 2 options ;

- Trains + bus : you must take the train La Roche sur Yon - Challans before to take the bus line 571 Challans-Noirmoutier


- Bus + bus : line Vendexpress : You must take the bus line Vendexpress La Roche sur Yon - Challans before to take the bus line 571 Challans Noirmoutier.

See the timetable

Pictures of the bus ligne 13 

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