The cheapest trains from Barcelona to Nice

Showing times and prices for 17 Oct

Cheapest

£120

Average

£122

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Barcelona to Nice will cost around £ 122 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 120.

Cheapest
10:05Barcelona Sants10h05 20:10Nice Ville
2 changes
£1201One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:15Barcelona Sants9h23 17:38Nice Ville
2 changes
£1231One-way

Timetable Barcelona to Nice

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sun, 17 Oct
08:15Barcelona Sants9h23 17:38Nice Ville
0 changes
10:05Barcelona Sants10h05 20:10Nice Ville
0 changes

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Sat
16 Oct
£26Flixbus
£150Vueling
Sun
17 Oct
£35Flixbus
£92easyJet
Mon
18 Oct
£32Flixbus
£35Vueling
Tue
19 Oct
£35Flixbus
£40Vueling
Wed
20 Oct
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
21 Oct
£26Flixbus
£46easyJet
Fri
22 Oct
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£27Vueling
Sat
23 Oct
£26Flixbus
£24easyJet
Sun
24 Oct
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
25 Oct
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£29Vueling
Tue
26 Oct
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£44Vueling
Wed
27 Oct
£26Flixbus
£40Vueling
Thu
28 Oct
£26Flixbus
£50easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£35BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
30 Oct
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£49easyJet
Sun
31 Oct
£26Flixbus
£27Vueling
Tue
2 Nov
£25Flixbus
£54easyJet
Wed
3 Nov
£21Flixbus
£44Vueling
Thu
4 Nov
£18Flixbus
£57Vueling
Fri
5 Nov
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£35Vueling

The fastest trains from Barcelona to Nice

Showing times and prices for 17 Oct

Fastest Journey

9 h 23 m

Average

9 h 44 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

491 km

It's difficult to get from Barcelona to Nice without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
08:15Barcelona Sants9h23 17:38Nice Ville
2 changes
£1231One-way
2nd Fastest
10:05Barcelona Sants10h05 20:10Nice Ville
2 changes
£1201One-way

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Train Information from Barcelona to Nice

distanceDistance304 miles (491 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TER

Trains from Barcelona to Nice cover the 304 miles (491 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 20 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Nice Ville.

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Trains from Barcelona to Nice
Travel by train to Nice 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 Barcelona to Nice.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Nice from Barcelona?

Travel by train between Barcelona, Spain and Nice, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Nice from Barcelona restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Barcelona?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Nice, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Nice from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Barcelona, Spain from Nice, France?

The restriction level for your return train to Barcelona, Spain from Nice is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Barcelona from Nice restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Nice?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Nice closer to your date of departure here.

How many miles is it from Barcelona to Nice by train?
The distance to Nice from Barcelona by train is approximately 304 miles (491 km).
How long does it take from Barcelona to Nice by train?
The train time to Nice from Barcelona is on average 9 h 20 min  for the 304 miles (491 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Barcelona and Nice by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Barcelona goes to Nice? Which train station do I come into Nice from Barcelona?

There are a few train stations in Barcelona to start your trip from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. In Nice you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Nice Ville.

Where is the departure train station in Barcelona located? Where is the arrival train station in Nice located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Nice Ville, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which train providers can take me to Nice from Barcelona?
When taking a train from Barcelona to Nice, you can count on SNCF | TER for the best way to get you to Nice. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Nice from Barcelona and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains are there from Barcelona to Nice a day?
The average number of trains departing Barcelona for Nice is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Nice
Barcelona Sants is the most popular Barcelona railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Barcelona for your journey to Nice.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 00 - 22: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: A1, A2
Metro lines: L3, L5
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17