information in English - mère-enfant hospital (the maternity unit)

    Publié le 28 avril 2009 Mis à jour le 10 septembre 2009

    hôpital mère-enfant


    Located in the same area as the hôtel-Dieu hospital in the centre of Nantes, the maternity unit has 300 beds and includes the obstetrics & gynecology service and the infant care service.



    To reach the maternity unit via public transport:


    • Tram - line 2 or 3, Aimé Delrue station.
    • Bus - all lines serving the Hôtel-Dieu or Commerce stops.
    • Train - SNCF railway station northern exit, then take tram line 1.


    For any further information, please contact the service Allo Tan on 00.33(0)240.444.444 or consult the web site


    • Plane - the Nantes-Atlantique airport is situated in the town of Bouguenais, next to the Nantes ring road at the Porte de Grand-Lieu exit, around 10 km from Nantes downtown where the maternity unit is located. It has flights to most major French cities and some European capitals. From the airport, you can take a taxi (the cost of the journey between the airport and city centre is between 25 and 35 euros - prices given for guidance only) or the shuttle bus run by TAN (Nantes city public transport) to the Commerce tram station. You can buy your travel ticket on the shuttle bus.


    Click here for more information on the Nantes-Atlantique airport


    To reach the maternity unit by car:

    • from the east, leave the ring road at exit No. 43, Porte d'Anjou and follow signs to Nantes Centre;
    • from the west, leave the ring road at exit No. 30, Porte Estuaire.


    Click here for a map of the maternity unit