There are 3 ways to get from Lyon to Nimes Airport (FNI) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Nîmes Tgv / ...

$71 - $102

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Nîmes 748 / ...

$36 - $57

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Nimes Airport (FNI) 164 miles

$35 - $55

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The distance between Lyon and Nimes Airport (FNI) is 223 km. The road distance is 262.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Nimes Airport (FNI) without a car is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Lyon to Nimes Airport (FNI), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lyon to Nimes Airport (FNI) is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 14 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lyon to Nimes Airport (FNI) is 262 km. It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to drive from Lyon to Nimes Airport (FNI).

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There are 840+ hotels available in Nimes Airport (FNI). Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lyon to Nimes Airport (FNI).
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  • Distance: 139.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 32 min

What companies run services between Lyon, France and Nimes Airport (FNI), France?

inOui TGV operates a train from Lyon to Nimes Airport (FNI) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. SNCF also services this route once daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Lyon to Nimes Airport (FNI) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Ouibus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 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
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 Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Lyon Gare Perrache to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus

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