|Distance||154 miles (248 km)|
|Train frequency||5 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 5 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Thello, Trenitalia, Intercity, Regionale Veloce or Frecciabianca|
Trains from Milan to Nice cover the 154 miles (248 km) long journey with our travel partners like Thello, Trenitalia, Intercity, Regionale Veloce or Frecciabianca. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Nice Ville.
With at least three direct services per day, travellers can find themselves transported from Milan to Nice in as little as 4 hours 50 minutes. Service continues throughout the weekend with an early morning, mid morning and afternoon depature for traveller convenience.
Currently Trenitalia Thello are the only rail provider offering a direct train from Milan to Nice. While they are a relatively young company, they pride themselves on providing direct connections between Italy and France at affordable prices. Services onboard include comfortable seating and dining options.
Passengers can expect a journey time of 4 hours 50 minutes to cover the route. Unlike other services, Thello's trains maintain their speed, even over the weekend.
On average, 3 trains travel from Milan to Nice every day. These services are all direct and offered exclusively by Thello. The trains are also scheduled to depart from Milan at the same time whether it’s a weekday or weekend, with an early morning, mid morning and afternoon departure.
Departure train station: Milano Centrale station is a major railway station in Italy. Located on the Northeastern region of the city, it is served by high-speed lines to other popular cities like Rome, Venice, Napoli and Bologna. The nearest airport to Milano Centrale is the Milan-Malpensa Airport which is accessible through express train services. Getting to the Central Metro station is easy because it’s witin the same building as Milano Centrale. Outside the train station are several tram lines and city buses.
Arrival train station: Nice Ville station is the main terminus for both national and regional train connections. It is a 20-minute walk from Promenade des Anglais and the beach. Buses and taxis are available to transport passengers to Nice Côte d’Azur Airport. It remains in its original condition with decorated balconies and a grand clock, while the modern city continues to populate around it.
Travel between Milan, Italy and Nice, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 03/12/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Milan to Nice before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Nice to Milan is: Partially open
Reentry to Italy is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 02/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Nice to Milan train here.
Some of the Milan train stations to Nice you can start your journey from include Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Nice include Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Milano Centrale and arriving in Nice Ville.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Milano Centrale, is located 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city centre of Milan.
The most popular arrival train station, Nice Ville, is located 0.2 miles (378 m) away from the city centre of Nice.
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