How to travel from Madrid to Nîmes

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from Madrid to Nîmes

How to get from Madrid to Nîmes by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Madrid to Nîmes is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
10:25AMNîmes, Parking relais Parnasse
0 transfers
Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
10:25AMNîmes, Parking relais Parnasse
0 transfers
Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83
08:20AMNîmes, Parking relais Parnasse
0 transfers
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04:45PMNîmes, Parking relais Parnasse
1 transfer
07:25AMNîmes, Parking relais Parnasse
2 transfers
05:10PMNîmes, Parking relais Parnasse
2 transfers

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Travel Information from Madrid to Nîmes

distanceDistance474 miles (764 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$83 - $41
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $41 (€35) • 13 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $126 (€109) • 6 h 58 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Renfe AVE INT

Travel 474 miles (764 km) by train, bus or flight between Madrid and Nîmes. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are FlixBus or Renfe AVE INT among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, ferry, flight or train from Madrid to Nîmes.

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You can travel by travel from Madrid to Nîmes with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Alsa. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Renfe-SNCF is a joint venture between Spain's Renfe and France's SNCF, offering high-speed rail services between the two countries. The trains run at speeds of up to 300 km/h, with departures every two hours. Renfe-SNCF offers three types of trains: the AVE, the TGV and the EuroMed. The AVE is the fastest, with a journey time of just over three hours between Madrid and Paris. The TGV is slightly slower, but still offers a comfortable journey. The EuroMed is the slowest, but is the most affordable option. Renfe-SNCF offers a range of ticket types, including single, return and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, power sockets and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for Renfe-SNCF are Madrid to Paris, Barcelona to Marseille and Madrid to Lyon.

    Alsa is the main travel company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK travel company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on travel journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal travel with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe travel like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.

      FAQs: Travel from Madrid to Nîmes

      FAQs: Travel to Nîmes easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Madrid to Nîmes.

      You can get between Madrid and Nîmes 3 different ways: train, bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to travel from Madrid to Nîmes is a bus with an average price of $41 (€35).

      This is compared to other travel options from Madrid to Nîmes:

      A bus is () less than a ferry for this route with tickets for a ferry from Madrid to Nîmes costing on average ().

      Taking a bus costs $43 (€37) less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of $83 (€72).

      Taking a bus costs $86 (€74) less than taking a train, which costs on average $126 (€109) for the same trip.

      The fastest way to get to Nîmes from Madrid is by train with an average travel time of 6 h 58 min.

      Other travel options to Nîmes take longer:

      Bus takes on average 13 h 5 min.

      Flight takes on average 9 h 5 min.

      The distance is approximately 474 miles (764 km) from Madrid to Nîmes.

      The average frequency per day from Madrid to Nîmes is:

      • 3 buses a day.
      • 1 train per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Madrid and Nîmes as scheduled services by train, bus or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Madrid to Nîmes:

      • Buses mostly depart from Madrid, Estación Sur de Autobuses and arrive in Nîmes, Avenue du Languedoc (Parking relais Nîmes Parnasse).
      • Flights mostly depart from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Nimes Garons Airport.
      • Trains from Madrid to Nîmes most often leave from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha-Almudena Grandes and arrive in Nîmes.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Madrid to Nîmes:

      • You can travel by bus to Nîmes from Madrid with FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Alsa, Ourbus, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland, and you can find Ourbus Madrid to Nîmes tickets for $32 (€28) on Omio.
      • You can go to Nîmes from Madrid by train with Renfe AVE INT, TGV INOUI, AVE, Renfe-SNCF or SNCF | TGV INOUI. You'll see cheap train tickets for $74 (€64) with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Madrid to Nîmes on Omio.

      Yes, there are direct routes from Madrid to Nîmes with the following travel companies:

      • You'll find 3 direct buses a day to Nîmes with FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus or Alsa.

      Direct services to Nîmes tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

      Omio customers who travel from Madrid to Nîmes often also extend their vacation to go to Arras, Paris, Barcelona, Montpellier or Marseille. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Nîmes and these popular destinations at a great price.

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