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There are 8 ways to get from Nîmes to Paris 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.

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Train  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the train from Nîmes to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv

110€ - 130€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Nîmes to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus / ...

21€ - 60€

6 alternative options

Rideshare  •  8h 16m

  1. Take the rideshare from Nîmes to Paris 444.9 miles

46€

Drive  •  6h 38m

  1. Drive from Nîmes to Paris 445.5 miles

80€ - 120€

Train to Marseille, fly to Paris Orly  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the train from Nîmes to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Paris Orly (ORY) MRS - ORY

80€ - 258€

Train to Marseille, fly to Paris CDG  •  4h 34m

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

77€ - 280€

Train to Montpellier, fly to Paris Orly  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Nîmes to Gare de Montpellier-Saint-Roch
  2. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Paris Orly (ORY) MPL - ORY

73€ - 288€

Train to Montpellier, fly to Paris CDG  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Nîmes to Gare de Montpellier-Saint-Roch
  2. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Paris CDG (CDG) MPL - CDG

70€ - 290€

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The cheapest way to get from Nîmes to Paris is to bus which costs 21€ - 60€ and takes 10h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Nîmes to Paris is to train which costs 110€ - 130€ and takes 3h 2m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nîmes and arriving at Paris City Centre - Bercy. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nîmes and arriving at Paris Gare de Lyon. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 2m.

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The distance between Nîmes and Paris is 579 km. The road distance is 712.7 km.

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The best way to get from Nîmes to Paris without a car is to train which takes 3h 2m and costs 110€ - 130€.

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The train from Nîmes to Paris Gare de Lyon takes 3h 2m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Nîmes to Paris bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Nîmes station.

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Nîmes to Paris train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Nîmes station.

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The best way to get from Nîmes to Paris is to train which takes 3h 2m and costs 110€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 60€ and takes 10h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Nîmes to Paris.
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  • Distance: 362.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 2m

What companies run services between Nîmes, France and Paris, France?

inOui TGV operates a train from Nîmes to Paris hourly. Tickets cost 110€ - 130€ and the journey takes 3h 2m. Spanish Railways (RENFE) also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Nîmes to Paris 5 times a week. Tickets cost 21€ - 30€ and the journey takes 10h 55m. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 310€
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly via Bastia
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly via Calvi
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
Flights from Marseille to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 360€
Flights from Marseille to Paris CDG via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 600€
Flights from Marseille to Paris CDG via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 360€
Flights from Montpellier to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 350€
Flights from Montpellier to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 420€
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly via Bastia
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly via Calvi
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
Flights from Marseille to Paris Orly via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 800€
Air Madagascar
Website
airmadagascar.com
Flights from Marseille to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
290€ - 550€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Marseille to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
440€ - 950€
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nîmes to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
110€ - 130€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
150€ - 220€
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Nîmes to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65€ - 85€
Website
renfe.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nîmes to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
19€ - 28€
1st Class
26€ - 40€
Train from Gare de Nîmes to Gare de Montpellier-Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
1st Class
15€ - 24€
Bus operators
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Ouibus
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 Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nîmes to Paris
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
46€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Paris Orly Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Nîmes to Paris bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Paris City Centre - Bercy station.

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Nîmes to Paris train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nîmes to Paris is 713 km. It takes approximately 6h 38m to drive from Nîmes to Paris.

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Air Corsica and Air France offer flights from Marseille Airport to Paris Orly Airport.

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

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There are 4130+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 67€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Nîmes and Paris. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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