There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Nîmes 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  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Tgv

$130 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Ouibus

$25 - $70

7 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. N717

$41 - $72

Rideshare  •  8 h 16 min

  1. 444.6 miles

$54

Drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. 445.2 miles

$95 - $140

Fly Paris Orly to Montpellier, bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. ORY - MPL

$58 - $306

Fly Paris Orly to Marseille, bus  •  3 h 44 min

  1. ORY - MRS

$59 - $256

Fly Paris CDG to Montpellier, bus  •  3 h 49 min

  1. CDG - MPL

$65 - $308

Fly Paris CDG to Marseille, bus  •  4 h 9 min

  1. CDG - MRS

$66 - $288

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

TGV operates a train from Paris to Nîmes hourly. Tickets cost $130 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 58 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Nîmes once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 8 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris CDG to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $490
Flights from Paris CDG to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
ASL Airlines France
Website
aslairlines.fr
Flights from Paris CDG to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Air Madagascar
Website
airmadagascar.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $260
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Orly Sud to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Montpellier to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$54
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Paris and Nîmes is 579 km. The road distance is 712 km.

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Nîmes is to bus which costs 21€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Paris to Nîmes is to train which takes 2 h 58 min and costs 110€ - 130€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Nîmes. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 58 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Center - Bercy and arriving at Nîmes. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 40 min.

The train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nîmes takes 2 h 58 min including transfers and departs hourly.