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There are 8 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 57 min

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

$105 - $309

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Fly to Nimes  •  11 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 54 min

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

$159 - $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 - $353

Train  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Stuttgart Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Nîmes Tgv

$353 - $466

Bus FlixBus  •  27 h 39 min

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

$96 - $161

Bus Slovak Lines  •  31 h 43 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

$121

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 33 940 Ft - 33 970 Ft and takes 31 h 43 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 57 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 Stuttgart Hbf and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 6 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 17 h 6 min and costs 95 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Budapest to Nîmes, including transfers.

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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 11 h 7 min and costs 19 000 Ft - 85 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 95 000 Ft - 140 000 Ft and takes 17 h 6 min, you could also bus, which costs 26 000 Ft - 46 000 Ft and takes 27 h 39 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Nîmes.
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  • Distance: 755.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

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

Ryanair and Wizz Air fly from Budapest to Nîmes once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Nîmes via Stuttgart Hbf and Strasbourg in around 17 h 6 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
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 Montpellier via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Budapest to Nimes via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Budapest to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Basel
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Budapest to Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Budapest to Montpellier via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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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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
Hourly
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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Strasbourg to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
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
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 Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
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 - $160
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
$115
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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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, KLM, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 689+ hotels available in Nîmes. Prices start at $64 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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