There are 6 ways to get from Nîmes to Genoa by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Nîmes to Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec

$84 - $123

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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Nîmes to Genoa, Genoa 728 / ...

$18 - $50

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Bus Eurolines FR  •  10 h 48 min

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

$75 - $115

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Nîmes to Genoa 299.1 miles

$70 - $110

Train to Marseille, fly  •  8 h 43 min

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

$106 - $491

Train to Montpellier, fly  •  9 h 20 min

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

$150 - $679

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nîmes and arriving at Genoa, Genoa. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nîmes to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Nîmes and arriving at Genova Piazza Principe via Marseille-Saint-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

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The distance between Nîmes and Genoa is 371 km. The road distance is 478.6 km.

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The best way to get from Nîmes to Genoa without a car is to train which takes 7 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 54 min to get from Nîmes to Genoa, including transfers.

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

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Nîmes to Genoa train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Nîmes station.

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The best way to get from Nîmes to Genoa is to train which takes 7 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Marseille Airport to Genoa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Nîmes to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 232.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 54 min

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

You can take a train from Nîmes to Genoa via Marseille-St-Charles and Marseille-Saint-Charles in around 7 h 54 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Nîmes to Genoa once daily. Tickets cost $29 - $50 and the journey takes 8 h 20 min. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Montpellier to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Montpellier to Genoa via Nantes, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Montpellier to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
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 Nîmes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Nîmes to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nîmes to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $20
1st Class
$27 - $32
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 Nîmes to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
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 Nîmes to Genoa
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
Ouibus
Edgard
Phone
+33 810 33 42 73
Website
edgard-transport.fr
Bus from Nimes Gare Routiere to Avignon Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
edgard-transport.fr
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Avignon Gare Routière to Genova
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Nîmes to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Genova Piazza Principe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nîmes to Genoa is 479 km. It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to drive from Nîmes to Genoa.

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Alitalia, KLM, Lufthansa and Air France offer flights from Marseille Airport to Genoa Airport.

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

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There are 1476+ hotels available in Genoa. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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