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Zurich to Nîmes by train

  • First train
    05:19
  • Last train
    00:02
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 57m
  • Distance
    511 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    23
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 52m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Zurich to Nîmes by train

Fast trains from Zurich to Nîmes take around 5 hours and 57 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 511 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Nîmes.

1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Nîmes?

Journeys between Zurich and Nîmes usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Zurich to Nîmes every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 25 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Nîmes?

The Zurich to Nîmes train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 57 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Zurich to Nîmes train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Nîmes is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 05:19 and the last train is around 00:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Zurich around 05:36, and the last at 23:32.

When to book Zurich to Nîmes train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Zurich to Nîmes by train.

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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Nîmes?

More than one train company operates on the route from Zurich to Nîmes, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • Autocar
  • ICE
  • Inter City
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Lyria
  • Renfe-SNCF
  • TER
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.