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Journey timeFrom 1h 00m
Price$12.84 - $145.03
Distance101km (63 miles)
Frequency8 trains per day
Departure stationMarseille St-Charles
Arrival stationNîmes
ChangesDirect trains available
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Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes train times

Check out the next trains departing from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes for Tuesday 17th Dec 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
06:0208:262h 24m, 2 changes
07:2408:321h 08m, direct
08:0209:021h 00m, direct
09:3010:341h 04m, direct
11:2512:331h 08m, direct
13:3114:341h 03m, direct
15:3016:321h 02m, direct
16:0218:032h 01m, 2 changes
16:0218:102h 08m, 1 change
17:2818:341h 06m, direct

TER, SNCF, Intercités and Renfe-SNCF trains from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes

You can travel from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes on TER, SNCF, Intercités and Renfe-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.

PhotoSmiley.toerist, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

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.

PhotoCtruongngoc, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

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).

PhotoThierry80, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

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 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.

Renfe-SNCF trains are the result of a collaboration between France and Spain to bring the two countries together via a network of high-speed trains. There are two comfort classes – Turista (or Second Class) and Preferente (or First Class). Both classes have power sockets and comfortable seating. Luggage security checks are in force at all Spanish stations before boarding. It's also advisable to travel with your identity card for border control.

Cheap train tickets from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes

Train tickets from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes start at €11 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €30.67.
lowest price found
from11
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price27.62
2 weeksin advance
avg. single price29.66
on the day
avg. single price30.67

Ahorra comprando tus billetes con la mayor antelación posible

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 Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes by booking early.§

Descubre cómo encontrar billetes de tren más baratos

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.

Consulta (¡y obtén!) los descuentos y ofertas de tren del momento

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!

Utiliza tu tarjeta de descuento al comprar tus billetes de tren

Take a look at Tarjetas de descuento Renfe to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes? 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 Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes take?

The average journey time by train between Marseille St-Charles and Nîmes is 1 hour and 22 minutes, with around 11 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 Marseille St-Charles and Nîmes by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes is 1 hour and 0 minutes.

How much does the train from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes cost?

Train tickets from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes can start from as little as €11 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 Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes without having to change trains. There are 8 direct trains from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes leave?

The first train from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes leaves at 06:02. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes leave?

The last train from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes leaves at 19:31. 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 Marseille St-Charles and Nîmes by train?

Trains travelling from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes cover a distance of around 101km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Nîmes to Marseille St-Charles. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes.
Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
 / Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Marseille St-Charles to Nîmes for a typical week day using timetable data for 17/12/2019. 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 01/04/2019 for travel on 01/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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