There are 5 ways to get from Genoa to Nîmes by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Marseille St Charles Ec
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Nimes Ter / ...

67€ - 96€

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Bus  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Nîmes 1922 / ...

26€ - 60€

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Genova Piazza della Vittoria to Avignon Gare Routière
  2. Take the train from Gare de Avignon-Centre to Gare de Nîmes Avignon-Port Bou

26€ - 36€

Drive  •  4h 43m

  1. Drive from Genoa to Nîmes 481.9 km

65€ - 95€

Fly, train  •  9h 18m

  1. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Marseille (MRS) GOA - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Nimes

79€ - 307€

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The cheapest way to get from Genoa to Nîmes is to bus and train which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 8h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Genoa to Nîmes is to drive which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 4h 43m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Genoa, Genoa and arriving at Nîmes. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Genoa to Nîmes. However, there are services departing from Genova P.Za Principe and arriving at Nimes via Marseille St Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 36m.

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The distance between Genoa and Nîmes is 371 km. The road distance is 481.9 km.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Nîmes without a car is to train which takes 7h 36m and costs 65€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 7h 36m to get from Genoa to Nîmes, including transfers.

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

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Genoa to Nîmes train services, operated by Thello, depart from Genova P.Za Principe station.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Nîmes is to train which takes 7h 36m and costs 65€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 60€ and takes 8h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Genoa to Nîmes.
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  • Distance: 371.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 36m

What companies run services between Genoa, Italy and Nîmes, France?

You can take a train from Genoa to Nîmes via Marseille St Charles in around 7h 36m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Genoa to Nîmes every 3 hours. Tickets cost 26€ - 35€ and the journey takes 8h 40m. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Genoa to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Genoa to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 350€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Genoa to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 490€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Genoa to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Train operators
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Thello
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nimes
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
20€ - 23€
1st Class
32€ - 33€
Train from Gare de Avignon-Centre to Gare de Nîmes
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 16€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
1st Class
12€ - 16€
Bus operators
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Genova Piazza della Vittoria to Avignon Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
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 Genoa, Genoa to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Genova, Piazza della Vittoria to Nîmes Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Genova to Nimes
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Genoa to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
alsa.com

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There is no direct flight from Genoa Airport to Marseille Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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

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Genoa to Nîmes train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Nimes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Genoa to Nîmes is 482 km. It takes approximately 4h 43m to drive from Genoa to Nîmes.

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KLM, Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and two other airlines offer flights from Genoa Airport to Marseille Airport.

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Book your Genoa to Nîmes bus tickets online with FlixBus and Busbud.

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There are 801+ hotels available in Nîmes. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Genoa Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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