There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Nîmes by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly to Marseille, train  •  6 h 55 min

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

$105 - $310

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Fly to Nimes  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Nimes (FNI) BUD - FNI

$69 - $289

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Fly to Montpellier, train  •  9 h 23 min

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

$160 - $456

Fly to Lyon, train  •  7 h 32 min

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

$122 - $354

Fly to Nice, train  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Nice (NCE) BUD - NCE
  2. Take the train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nîmes

$130 - $306

Train  •  18 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zürich HB Rj
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  4. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nîmes Tgv / ...

$321 - $535

Bus FlixBus  •  27 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Nîmes 1922

$96 - $171

Bus Slovak Lines  •  31 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Avignon Gare Routière
  2. Take the bus from Avignon Gare Routiere to Nimes Gare Routiere E51

$124

Drive  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Nîmes 967.5 miles

$200 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Nîmes is to bus which costs 34 190 Ft and takes 31 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Nîmes is to fly and train which costs 29 000 Ft - 90 000 Ft and takes 6 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Nîmes. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Nîmes via Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Nîmes. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Nîmes via Zürich HB, Genève and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 55 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Nîmes is 1209 km. The road distance is 1548 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Nîmes without a car is to train which takes 18 h 55 min and costs 85 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Budapest to Nîmes, including transfers.

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Budapest to Nîmes bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest to Nîmes train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Nîmes is to fly which takes 13 h 7 min and costs 19 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 85 000 Ft - 150 000 Ft and takes 18 h 55 min, you could also bus, which costs 26 000 Ft - 48 000 Ft and takes 27 h 43 min.

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  • Distance: 755.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 55 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Nîmes, France?

Ryanair and Wizz Air fly from Budapest to Nîmes twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Nîmes via Zürich HB, Genève, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 18 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Budapest to Nimes via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Budapest to Nimes via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
15 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Budapest to Nimes via London Luton
Ave. Duration
15 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Basel
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Train operators
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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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
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $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
Train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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 - $33
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
Train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $33
1st Class
$35 - $60
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Antibes to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $270
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
26 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Avignon Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
28 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$118
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk
Edgard
Phone
+33 810 33 42 73
Website
edgard-transport.fr
Bus from Avignon Gare Routiere to Nimes Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
edgard-transport.fr

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Nîmes is 1548 km. It takes approximately 14 h 33 min to drive from Budapest to Nîmes.

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Ryanair, Brussels Airlines, Alitalia and three other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 714+ hotels available in Nîmes. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs 350 Ft.

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