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Saint-Etienne to Nîmes by train

The journey from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes by train is 110.7 mi and takes 3 hr 30 min. There are 24 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:20 AM and the last at 7:20 PM. It is possible to travel from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes by train for as little as $54.40 or as much as $104.17. The best price for this journey is $54.40.

Lowest Price$54.40
Journey Duration3 hr 30 min
Connection per Day24
Lowest Price$54.40
Highest Price$104.17
First Departure5:20 AM
Last Departure7:20 PM
Distance110.7 mi
DepartureSaint-Etienne
ArrivalNîmes
CarriersOUIGO, BlaBlaCar BusMore

Saint-Etienne 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 Saint-Etienne to Nîmes?

When you're traveling from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $79.37. You might be able to find prices as low as $54.40, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $79.37 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 Saint-Etienne to Nîmes.

How long is the journey from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes by train?

The average journey time is 3 hr 30 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 110.7 mi from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes to take longer than 3 hr 30 min. The journey from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes covers a distance of 110.7 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 3 hr 30 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 2 hr 31 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes?

The first journey of the day departs from Saint-Etienne at 5:20 AM. If you prefer to travel later in the day, the last departure will leave at 7:20 PM. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Saint-Etienne and Nîmes. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes leaving at 5:20 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 7:20 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.

What are the stations on the Saint-Etienne to Nîmes route?

You will be able to leave Saint-Etienne by using stations such as St Etienne la Terrasse,Saint Etienne Chateaucreux. These connect you to stations including St-Césaire,Nîmes Parnasse,Nîmes Centre in Nîmes. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Saint-Etienne or in Nîmes, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do departures from Saint-Etienne leave for Nîmes?

You will be able to travel from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 24 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 Saint-Etienne 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 Saint-Etienne to Nîmes each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 24 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 Saint-Etienne to Nîmes. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Saint-Etienne 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 Saint-Etienne 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 Saint-Etienne - Nîmes train tickets can be found for as low as $23.61 if you’re lucky, or $43.80 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $85.19.

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.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

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.

TGV stands for Train à Grande Vitesse, which translates to a high-speed train. It is a type of high-speed train that operates in France and other parts of Europe. The TGV was first introduced in 1981 and has since become a popular mode of transportation for domestic and international travel. The TGV (Train à Grande Vitesse), now refers to a type of train that can reach a speed of 320km/h on high-speed lines in France. In France and Europe, there are two types of TGV operated by SNCF Voyageurs: the TGV INOUI, which offers a higher level of comfort, and the low-cost TGV OUIGO.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Ticket types and facilities from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by OUIGO, TER and TGV inOui when traveling from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes.

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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Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
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First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
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Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
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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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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.
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On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
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With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
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Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
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On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
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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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Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
Services on board OUIGO, BlaBlaCar Bus and TGV inOui from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes
Compare services on board when travelling from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes by train.
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Saint-Etienne to Nîmes CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
12.47kg
Bus
13.36kg
Flight
35.63kg
Car
28.5kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Saint-Etienne and Nîmes are 12.47kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Saint-Etienne and Nîmes? By taking the train between Saint-Etienne and Nîmes you will save 23.16kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.89kg compared to a bus and 16.03kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes?
A train ticket from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes is $79.37. 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 $54.40.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes is $54.40. 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 Saint-Etienne and Nîmes by train?
Saint-Etienne to Nîmes is 110.7 mi.
How long does the train between Saint-Etienne and Nîmes take?
Saint-Etienne to Nîmes is on average 3 hr 30 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 31 min.
Which companies operate from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes?
The train journey from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes is covered by 7 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: OUIGO, BlaBlaCar Bus, TGV inOui, TER, SNCF, TGV, FlixBus and Renfe.
How many train connections per day go from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes?
Saint-Etienne to Nîmes has 24 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes leave?
The earliest train from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes departs at 5:20 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 Saint-Etienne to Nîmes depart?
The latest train from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes departs at 7:20 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 Saint-Etienne 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 $54.40 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 Saint-Etienne to Nîmes by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Saint-Etienne and Nîmes is 2 hr 31 min.
Is there a direct train from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes?
Yes, there is a direct train between Saint-Etienne and Nîmes.
What are the CO2 emissions for Saint-Etienne to Nîmes by train?
The train journey from Saint-Etienne to Nîmes creates 12.47kg of CO2 emissions.

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