There are 6 ways to get from Nîmes to Geneva by train, bus, rideshare, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Tgv / ...
  2. Tgv / ...

$65 - $103

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. 788 / ...
  2. 106 / ...

$14 - $79

4 alternative options

Bus Isilines  •  8 h 28 min

$32 - $51

Rideshare  •  4 h 39 min

  1. 232.8 miles

$31

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. 233.2 miles

$50 - $75

Train, fly  •  7 h 39 min

  1. MPL - GVA

$129 - $843

What companies run services between Nîmes, France and Geneva, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Nîmes to Geneva via Lyon Part Dieu in around 4 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nîmes to Geneva via Lyon, Lyon Perrache in around 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Montpellier to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Montpellier to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Montpellier to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Nîmes to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $65
1st Class
$80 - $110
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $33
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Nîmes to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $20
1st Class
$27 - $33
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nîmes to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nîmes to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nîmes to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Geneva
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nîmes to Lyon Gare Perrache
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Genève Gare
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon Gare de Perrache to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lyon to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $22
Book at
eurolines.ch
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lyon, de Perrache - Galerie C to Ženeva, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Lyon Gare de Perrache to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nimes to Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Geneva Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $70
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nîmes to Genève
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$31
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nîmes and Geneva is 298 km. The road distance is 373 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nîmes to Geneva is to bus which costs 12€ - 70€ and takes 6 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Nîmes to Geneva is to drive which takes 3 h 42 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

No, there is no direct train from Nîmes to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Nîmes and arriving at Geneve via Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Nîmes to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Nîmes and arriving at Geneva via Lyon, Lyon Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Nîmes to Geneva, including transfers.