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There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Nîmes by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Paris Lyon Banlieue  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nîmes Tgv

$217 - $264

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Fly Charleroi to Nimes  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Nimes (FNI) CRL - FNI

$52 - $238

9 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe Thalys
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Nîmes Tgv

$196 - $241

Bus  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Nîmes N717

$57 - $99

Drive  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Nîmes 610.4 miles

$130 - $190

Fly Brussels to Marseille, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Marseille (MRS) BRU - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Nîmes

$79 - $289

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Marseille, train  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Marseille (MRS) LIL - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Nîmes

$105 - $419

Fly Charleroi to Marseille, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Marseille (MRS) CRL - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Nîmes

$66 - $268

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Montpellier, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Montpellier (MPL) ORY - MPL
  3. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nîmes

$162 - $442

Fly Brussels to Lyon, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Lyon (LYS) BRU - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nîmes

$91 - $303

Fly Charleroi to Montpellier, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Montpellier (MPL) CRL - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nîmes

$64 - $235

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Nîmes is to bus which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 14 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Nîmes is to train which costs 180€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Nîmes. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Nîmes via Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Nîmes. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Nîmes via Paris Nord RER and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Nîmes is 780 km. The road distance is 976.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Nîmes without a car is to train which takes 5 h 8 min and costs 180€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Brussels to Nîmes, including transfers.

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Brussels to Nîmes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Nîmes train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid/Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Nîmes is to train which takes 5 h 8 min and costs 180€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 14 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs 45€ - 210€ and takes 5 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Nîmes.
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  • Distance: 487.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 8 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Nîmes, France?

You can take a train from Brussels to Nîmes via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 5 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Nîmes via Paris, Paris in around 14 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Nimes
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $400
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Charleroi to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Flights from Charleroi to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Charleroi to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $260
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Train from Lille Europe to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $20
1st Class
$27 - $32
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $110
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Montpellier St. Roch Station to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Brussels to Nîmes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nîmes station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Nîmes is 977 km. It takes approximately 9 h 14 min to drive from Brussels to Nîmes.

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Brussels Airlines, Hop!, easyJet and four other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Marseille Airport.

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Book your Brussels to Nîmes bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 706+ hotels available in Nîmes. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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