Manchester to Nice train

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Avanti West Coast
08:15Manchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26Nice Ville
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Train schedule Manchester to Nice

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Avanti West Coast
08:15Manchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26Nice Ville
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Nice

Showing times and prices for 28 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 11 m

Average

2 h 11 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

1290 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Nice without changing at least 5 times.

Avanti West Coast
08:15Manchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26Nice Ville
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Overview: Train from Manchester to Nice

distanceDistance800 miles (1290 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester to Nice cover the 800 miles (1290 km) long journey taking on average 19 h 29 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Nice Ville.

Train providers: SNCF (3) trains Manchester to Nice

Travel on SNCF (3) trains between Manchester and Nice at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

SNCF (3)

Make travelling in France as relaxing and convenient as possible with SNCF, the country’s national train company. SNCF trains take you on a multitude of national, regional and local routes as well as international routes to Spain and Germany. There are many ticket types available on SNCF trains, including the cheap Prem tickets, standard Loisir tickets and Pro tickets for greater flexibility. There are also discount cards like the Youth Card and Senior Card, which you can use on Omio when purchasing SNCF tickets.

The trains in the SNCF network include the high-speed TGV trains, classic Intercité trains and regional TER trains. The SNCF TGV trains serve the main long-distance routes and the Chunnel routes to the UK. On these high-speed trains, there is air conditioning, free WiFi, a bar and restaurant as well as some onsite services.

For the 800 miles (1290 km) long trip to Nice from Manchester, ticket prices start as low as {{ cheapest_price }} on Omio. Easily in just a few steps, you can check the latest SNCF train times and tickets available for the route, then book your cheap Manchester to Nice train with us.

Save time and money by searching for and booking your SNCF (3) train to Nice from Manchester online with Omio! If you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest SNCF (3) train to Nice from Manchester, Omio can help you out every step of the way. Check current SNCF (3) train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best connections for the 800 miles (1290 km) trip between Manchester and Nice as well as ticket information for the train (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard), and then book a cheap train ticket – all in one convenient place. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Manchester to Nice, you can check straight away if the SNCF (3) ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Buy your official SNCF (3) Manchester to Nice train tickets online on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy the travel experience!

SNCF (3) from Manchester to Nice train information:

  • Average Duration: 16 h 18 min
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester 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 Manchester to Nice.
FAQs

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Nice, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

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

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 26/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Manchester and Nice before travelling.

The restriction level for your return train to Manchester, United Kingdom from Nice is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Manchester from Nice restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Nice?

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 26/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Manchester from Nice closer to your date of departure here.

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Nice from Manchester via train to be approximately 800 miles (1290 km).
While the time it takes to travel 800 miles (1290 km) between Manchester and Nice can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Manchester to Nice is on average 19 h 29 min.

There are a few train stations in Manchester to start your journey from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. 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 Manchester Piccadilly   and arrive in Nice Ville.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.6 miles (954 m) from the city centre of Manchester.

The most popular arrival train station, Nice Ville, is located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre of Nice.

For the trip from Manchester to Nice you can take a train with Avanti West Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Manchester and Nice on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Nice is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Manchester to Nice leaves at 08: 15. The last train departing from Manchester to Nice leaves at 21: 15. You can find the latest Manchester to Nice train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Nice
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Nice.
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+44 3457114141
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Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Public transport options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transport options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transport options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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