There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam to Nîmes by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Nimes Tgv

161€ - 532€

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Bus  •  18h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lyon, Lyon Perrache N760 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Nîmes BlaBlaBus / ...

37€ - 72€

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Drive  •  11h 1m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Nîmes 1170.2 km

160€ - 240€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Montpellier, train  •  5h 41m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Montpellier (MPL) AMS - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes

77€ - 325€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille, bus  •  6h 18m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Marseille (MRS) AMS - MRS
  2. Take the bus from Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport to Nîmes

59€ - 263€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon, train  •  6h 56m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Lyon (LYS) AMS - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nimes

58€ - 268€

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse, train  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Toulouse (TLS) AMS - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse Matabiau to Nimes

93€ - 275€

Train to Brussels, fly to Marseille, bus  •  8h

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Marseille (MRS) BRU - MRS
  3. Take the bus from Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport to Nîmes

112€ - 300€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Nîmes is to bus which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 18h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Nîmes is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 330€ and takes 5h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Nîmes. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Nîmes via Lyon - Perrache Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Nîmes. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Nimes via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 10m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Nîmes is 950 km. The road distance is 1170.2 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Nîmes without a car is to train which takes 8h 10m and costs 160€ - 550€.

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It takes approximately 8h 10m to get from Amsterdam to Nîmes, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Nîmes bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Nîmes train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Nîmes is to train which takes 8h 10m and costs 160€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 18h 5m.

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  • Distance: 950.4 km
  • Duration: 8h 10m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Nîmes, France?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Nîmes via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 8h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Nîmes via Lyon, Lyon Perrache and Lyon - Perrache Bus Station in around 18h 5m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 420€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 450€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 460€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 320€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 320€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 290€
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
180€ - 700€
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 420€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 450€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 460€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 950€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 500€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Lyon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 450€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 410€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Toulouse via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 410€
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 240€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 420€
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 410€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 490€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
50€ - 75€
1st Class
75€ - 100€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
40€ - 60€
1st Class
60€ - 85€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
21€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 340€
Standard
75€ - 95€
Standard Premier
120€ - 160€
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Nimes
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
140€ - 200€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
140€ - 170€
1st Class
170€ - 200€
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 30€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
25€ - 30€
1st Class
18€ - 22€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nimes
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
50€ - 65€
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Nimes
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 70€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nimes
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 17€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
1st Class
12€ - 17€
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nimes
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
60€ - 70€
Train from Toulouse Matabiau to Nimes
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 80€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
65€ - 80€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Montpellier Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Amsterdam to Nîmes bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Nîmes station.

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Amsterdam to Nîmes train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Nimes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Nîmes is 1170 km. It takes approximately 11h 1m to drive from Amsterdam to Nîmes.

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easyJet, KLM and Air France offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Montpellier Airport.

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There are 911+ hotels available in Nîmes. Prices start at 59€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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