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Nice to Nîmes by train

The journey from Nice to Nîmes by train is 145.93 mi and takes 5 hr 13 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 6:04 AM and the last at 4:58 PM. It is possible to travel from Nice to Nîmes by train for as little as $42.08 or as much as $183.72. The best price for this journey is $42.08.

Lowest Price$42.08
Journey Duration5 hr 13 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$42.08
Highest Price$183.72
First Departure6:04 AM
Last Departure4:58 PM
Distance145.93 mi
DepartureNice
ArrivalNîmes
CarriersTER, INTERCITÉSMore

Nice to Nîmes Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, Jul 13, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Nice to Nîmes?

The prices for train tickets from Nice to Nîmes vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Nice to Nîmes will cost $42.08. The average train ticket price is approximately $89.73. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $89.73 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Nice to Nîmes.

How long does it take to get from Nice to Nîmes by train?

Traveling from Nice to Nîmes by train will usually take 5 hr 13 min. This journey covers a distance of 145.93 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 5 hr 13 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Nice and Nîmes by train usually takes 5 hr 13 min to cover a distance of 145.93 mi. The shortest journey from Nice to Nîmes will take you 3 hr 52 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Nîmes quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the first and last departures from Nice to Nîmes?

If you prefer to travel early, you will usually find the first departure from Nice to Nîmes leaving at 6:04 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last daily departure leaves at 4:58 PM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Nice at 6:04 AM, and the last departure will leave at 4:58 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Nice to Nîmes can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

Which stations can I use on the Nice to Nîmes route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Nice from the following stations: Nice - Riquier,Gare SNCF NICE PONT MICHEL,Place Massena,Nice Port,Nice-Ville,Nice Airport (Terminal 1),Nice Center Bus Station. Arriving at Nîmes, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Nîmes Centre,Nîmes Parnasse,St-Césaire. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Nîmes.

How many daily journeys are there from Nice to Nîmes?

You will be able to travel from Nice to Nîmes using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 6 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Nice to Nîmes using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Nice to Nîmes each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 6 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Nice to Nîmes. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Nice to Nîmes
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Nice to Nîmes.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Nice to Nîmes, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Nice to Nîmes.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Nice - Nîmes train tickets can be found for as low as $34.79 if you’re lucky, or $56.68 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $109.22.

Find the best day to travel to Nîmes by train

When travelling to Nîmes by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Intercités is a train service offered by SNCF. Intercités trains operate on regional, national, and international routes, connecting cities and towns within France as well as with neighboring countries. Unlike the high-speed TGV trains, Intercités trains have a more traditional feel and offer a scenic way to travel and explore the country. Sleep on board an Intercités train is possible through the "Intercités de nuit" offer, which includes the option to reserve a reclining seat or berth.

In 2013, the French national railway company SNCF introduced OUIGO to offer budget-friendly TGV travel options. Choose between the lightning-fast OUIGO Grande Vitesse, reaching speeds of 300 km/h, or the more leisurely OUIGO Classique, which offers a nostalgic train ride experience.

Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Français, or SNCF, is the name of the French National Railway Company. Explore the beauty of France with SNCF rail transport and choose between three major SNCF trains - TGV inOui, TER, and INTERCITÉS - for travel on national, regional, and local routes, including high-speed trains departing from Paris train stations. Also, SNCF aims to revolutionize sustainable travel by becoming the world's first carbon-neutral operator, offering this eco-friendly service at no additional cost to passengers.

SNCF, the French national railway company, offers TER, a comprehensive regional train service. TER (Transport Express Régional) trains connect cities, and villages within regions of France, offering local transportation for commuters and tourists as they explore the regional culture, landscape, and attractions through its vast network of regional routes. TER trains are slower than the high-speed trains but offer a more affordable and comfortable alternative for shorter journeys within the regions.

Ticket types and facilities from Nice to Nîmes

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by INTERCITÉS, OUIGO and TER when traveling from Nice to Nîmes.

Second Class - The Essential

The Essential is a second class ticket, offers a cost-effective solution for those seeking basic comfort during their journey. Moreover, this ticket is exchangeable and refundable under conditions until the departure of the train.
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First Class-The Comfort

The Comfort is a first class ticket, offers a premium level of comfort and amenities. This ticket is also exchangeable and refundable under conditions until the departure of the train.
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INTERCITÉS Pro

If you opt for the INTERCITÉS Pro option, you will have access to full flexibility and the Grand Voyageur service for select destinations. This ticket is also exchangeable and refundable under conditions until the departure of the train, and up to 2 hours post-departure, given specific conditions
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Standard Class / TGV

OUIGO Grande Vitesse offers a single class, akin to second-class travel, which accounts for its affordable ticket prices. Adult fares start at €10, depending on the destination, while children can travel for €5. Tickets for OUIGO can only be purchased online.
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Standard Class / Classical

OUIGO Train Classique only have one class, which is equivalent to second class travel, which is why ticket prices are cheap. Tickets are available from €10 for adults (depending on destination) and €5 for children, and OUIGO train tickets are only available online.
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Standard

TER train tickets have a fixed "Tarif Normal" fare and are valid for a single journey until midnight the day after validation in platform stamp machines. Some regions may offer off-peak discounts.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Complimentary WiFi service is provided for you on select INTERCITÉS routes, notably Paris-Clermont-Ferrand, Paris-Limoges-Toulouse, Marseille-Bordeaux, and Paris-Briançon. For those travelling overnight, WiFi connectivity is assured on the Paris-Nice and Paris-Briançon routes.
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INTERCITÉS trains come equipped with standard E.U. two-point plug sockets. Plug in and power up!
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On INTERCITÉS trains, you have the freedom to bring along any luggage you wish, be it a suitcase, overnight bag, or backpack. Just ensure each item doesn't exceed 130cm in height or 90cm in width. Remember to label all your belongings for easy identification. While you can bring as much as you can handle, ensure everything is securely stored, prioritizing the comfort and safety of everyone onboard. Keep smaller items nearby, like under your seat, and place bigger pieces in designated areas or along the aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, INTERCITÉS offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Hungry or thirsty? Enjoy our at-seat food and drink service. The 'Nos Territoires Gourmands' menu showcases quality local products. Look for this service on routes like Paris-Clermont-Ferrance and Bordeaux-Marseille, as well as select overnight journeys.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All INTERCITÉS trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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On Intercités trains, non-folding bikes require a €10 registration fee at the time of booking. Meanwhile, folding bikes in appropriate bags are welcome onboard at no extra cost, as long as its dimensions don't exceed 130 x 90 cm when folded. Bikes, whether folding or not, can be taken on some Intercités trains without a reservation for free. However, while most trains offer free bike storage, be aware that on the Nantes-Bordeaux and Nantes-Lyon lines, a €5 fee is charged.
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You have access WiFi (OUIFI) and delve into the OUIFUN entertainment portal for an added fee.
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On Ouigo trains, only top deck seats in select coaches come with power sockets. Note that these seats come at an additional charge, and the bottom deck lacks sockets altogether.
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OUIGO lets you bring two small hand luggage items or one piece measuring 36 x 27 x 15 cm for free, along with cabin baggage at 55x35x25cm with no weight restrictions. For larger items, a fee of €5 applies for online bookings made in advance, and it goes up to €20 if you pay in-person at the station.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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In France, OUIGO's Train classique services provide an at-seat snack service, though this isn't available on the high-speed trains. For those traveling in Spain, a visit to the OUIBAR in coach 4 serves up a variety of beverages and snacks.
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Travel in comfort with all coaches being air-conditioned.
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Planning to bring along bigger items like a bike, scooter, skis, or a musical instrument? If you book online in advance, it's just a €5 fee. But, if you decide to pay at the station, the fee goes up to €20.
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TER trains are currently without WiFi services.
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Modern TER trains come equipped with power sockets.
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TER trains have no restrictions on the size of bags, as long as they are within your personal handling capability and can fit in designated luggage areas.
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Accès TER' offers specialized assistance for passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility, ensuring a seamless travel experience.
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TER trains do not provide onboard catering; consider bringing your refreshments.
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Traveling with a bike on TER trains is free, simply hang it or store it in designated areas on a first-come, first-served basis, booking not available.
Services on board TER, INTERCITÉS and OUIGO from Nice to Nîmes
Compare services on board when travelling from Nice to Nîmes by train.
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Nice to Nîmes CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
16.44kg
Bus
17.61kg
Flight
46.97kg
Car
37.58kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Nice to Nîmes by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Nice and Nîmes are 16.44kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Nice and Nîmes? By taking the train between Nice and Nîmes you will save 30.53kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.17kg compared to a bus and 21.14kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Nice to Nîmes?
A train ticket from Nice to Nîmes is $89.73. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $42.08.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Nice to Nîmes?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Nice to Nîmes is $42.08. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Nice and Nîmes by train?
Nice to Nîmes is 145.93 mi.
How long does the train between Nice and Nîmes take?
Nice to Nîmes is on average 5 hr 13 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 52 min.
Which companies operate from Nice to Nîmes?
The train journey from Nice to Nîmes is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: TER, INTERCITÉS, OUIGO, SNCF and TGV inOui.
How many train connections per day go from Nice to Nîmes?
Nice to Nîmes has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Nice to Nîmes leave?
The earliest train from Nice to Nîmes departs at 6:04 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Nice to Nîmes depart?
The latest train from Nice to Nîmes departs at 4:58 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Nice to Nîmes in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $42.08 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Nice to Nîmes by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Nice and Nîmes is 3 hr 52 min.
Is there a direct train from Nice to Nîmes?
Yes, there is a direct train between Nice and Nîmes.
What are the CO2 emissions for Nice to Nîmes by train?
The train journey from Nice to Nîmes creates 16.44kg of CO2 emissions.

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