Living in Nantes

Can I use foreign checks (from my country) in France?

No you cannot, you can however use your home country VISA bank card to pay at speed points.

Is it recommended to open a bank account in France?

Yes, you will need a local bank account (see the Essentials page).

Where can I open a bank account in France?

Look at the Essentials page. We recommend the bank partners of Centrale Nantes

What is the cost of living in Nantes? How much will I spend monthly?


How does public transport work in Nantes? What are the prices and subscriptions?

You will find all useful information with regards to Transportation in the Transport page.

Published on July 12, 2017 Updated on April 12, 2018