There are 9 ways to get from Valencia to Nîmes by bus, rideshare, car, plane or train

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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Bus ALSA  •  11 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Barcelona
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Nimes

$59 - $95

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Rideshare  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Valence to Nîmes 458.1 miles

$10 - $12

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Bus Starbus  •  16 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Perpignan
  2. Take the bus from Perpignan to Nimes - Gare Routière

$15 - $21

Bus  •  2 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Nimes

$90 - $140

Drive  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Nîmes 458 miles

$95 - $150

Fly Valencia to Montpellier, train  •  8 h 51 min

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

$160 - $348

Fly Valencia to Marseille, train  •  5 h 58 min

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

$100 - $292

Train to Alicante, fly to Marseille, train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Marseille (MRS) ALC - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Nîmes

$116 - $296

Train to Barcelona, fly to Marseille, train  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Marseille (MRS) BCN - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Nîmes

$95 - $271

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Nîmes is to rideshare which costs 9€ - 10€ and takes 8 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Nîmes is to fly and train which costs 85€ - 250€ and takes 5 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valencia and arriving at Nimes. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 days 13 h.

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The distance between Valencia and Nîmes is 625 km. The road distance is 732.7 km.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Nîmes without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 35 min and costs 50€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 11 h 35 min to get from Valencia to Nîmes, including transfers.

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Valencia to Nîmes bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Valencia station.

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There is no direct flight from Valencia Airport to Montpellier Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Nîmes.
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  • Distance: 390.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 35 min

What companies run services between Valencia, Spain and Nîmes, France?

You can take a bus from Valencia to Nîmes via Barcelona in around 11 h 35 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Valencia to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Valencia to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $470
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Alicante to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Barcelona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Valencia to Montpellier via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Valencia to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Valencia to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Alicante to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Barcelona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$28 - $460
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $20
1st Class
$27 - $33
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 Montpellier Saint-Roch to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Alacant-Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Estacio del Nord to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona to Nimes
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Valencia to Nimes
Ave. Duration
2 days 13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
alsa.com
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Valencia to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
starbus.es
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Perpignan to Nimes - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar.es
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Valence to Nîmes
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Book at
blablacar.es

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