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Taking the train from Paris to Nevers in 1 hour 57 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Paris to Nevers? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 2 hours 54 minutes to travel the 216 km from Paris to Nevers by train, although you can get there in as little as 1 hour 57 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 17 trains per day running on this route. You won't need to worry about making any changes along the way either as direct trains are available. You're likely to be hopping on one of SNCF's TER or Intercités trains during your journey, both of which offer comfortable seating and space for luggage.

Train tickets from Paris to Nevers start from $17.10 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Keen to book your train tickets to Nevers? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train schedule below, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs, including first and last train times.

Paris to Nevers by train

It takes an average of 2h 54m to travel from Paris to Nevers by train, over a distance of around 134 miles (216 km). There are normally 17 trains per day traveling from Paris to Nevers and tickets for this journey start from $17.10 when you book in advance.

First train


Last train


Departure station


Arrival station


Journey time

1h 57m


216 miles (134 km)


17 trains per day


Direct trains available


From $17.10

Train and bus operators

SNCF, Flixbus

Paris to Nevers train times

Check out the next trains departing from Paris to Nevers for Tuesday Feb 7th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
08:00 09:57 1h 57m, direct
08:11 10:38 2h 27m, direct
09:03 13:28 4h 25m, 1 change
09:20 13:29 4h 9m, 1 change
12:00 13:57 1h 57m, direct
13:00 14:57 1h 57m, direct
13:11 15:37 2h 26m, direct
15:00 16:57 1h 57m, direct
15:57 17:57 2h 0m, direct
16:02 18:37 2h 35m, direct

Intercités, TER and SNCF trains from Paris to Nevers

You can travel from Paris to Nevers on Intercités, TER and SNCF trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

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Intercités is the classic service of SNCF. The Intercités lines are an important part of the French rail network. Trains make more stops and are cheaper than TGVs, and run at speeds of up to 100 mph (160 km/h). Two comfort classes are offered aboard Intercités – First Class and Second Class. Intercités by night allows you to travel at night on certain routes, in sleeper cars.

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TER (Transport Express Régional) trains are the regional service from SNCF that allow you to make trips to nearby towns and villages located within the same region. With 20 regions in France, TER trains are ideal for travelling to destinations not covered by high-speed services, although ticket prices vary between each region. TER trains have dedicated spaces for bicycles and allow animals on board. Not all TER trains include a First Class carriage.

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SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Nevers

The price of train tickets from Paris to Nevers starts at $17.10 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Paris to Nevers by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Paris to Nevers

Want to know more about your journey from Paris to Nevers? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Paris to Nevers take?

The average journey time by train between Paris and Nevers is 2 hours and 54 minutes, with around 17 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Paris and Nevers by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Paris to Nevers is 1 hour and 57 minutes.

How much does the train from Paris to Nevers cost?

Train tickets from Paris to Nevers can start from as little as $17.10 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Paris to Nevers?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris to Nevers without having to change trains. There are 12 direct trains from Paris to Nevers each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Paris to Nevers leave?

The first train from Paris to Nevers leaves at 07:00. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Paris to Nevers leave?

The last train from Paris to Nevers leaves at 23:13. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Paris and Nevers by train?

Trains travelling from Paris to Nevers cover a distance of around 134 miles (216 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Nevers to Paris.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Paris to Nevers for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/07/2023. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 03/07/2023 for travel on 03/07/2023 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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