The cheapest trains from Nice to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for 27 Sep

Cheapest

£126

Average

£136

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 Nice to Barcelona will cost around £ 136 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 126.

Cheapest
09:53Nice Ville9h40 19:33Barcelona Sants
2 changes
£1261One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:23Nice Ville8h30 16:53Barcelona Sants
2 changes
£1411One-way
06:23Nice Ville10h30 16:53Barcelona Sants
2 changes
£1431One-way

Timetable Nice to Barcelona

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, 27 Sep
06:23Nice Ville10h30 16:53Barcelona Sants
0 changes
08:23Nice Ville8h30 16:53Barcelona Sants
0 changes
09:53Nice Ville9h40 19:33Barcelona Sants
0 changes

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Sun
26 Sep
£43Union Ivkoni International
£67Vueling
Mon
27 Sep
£26Flixbus
£48easyJet
Tue
28 Sep
£30Flixbus
£80Vueling
Wed
29 Sep
£36Flixbus
£49Vueling
Thu
30 Sep
£26Flixbus
£37easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£26Flixbus
£29Vueling
Sat
2 Oct
£18Flixbus
£47Vueling
Sun
3 Oct
£26Flixbus
£26Vueling
Mon
4 Oct
£18Flixbus
£25Vueling
Tue
5 Oct
£25Flixbus
£34Vueling
Wed
6 Oct
£32Flixbus
£67Vueling
Thu
7 Oct
£36Flixbus
£24easyJet
Fri
8 Oct
£18Flixbus
£29Vueling
Sat
9 Oct
£18Flixbus
£30Vueling
Sun
10 Oct
£21Flixbus
£24Vueling
Mon
11 Oct
£18Flixbus
£26Vueling
Tue
12 Oct
£30Flixbus
£58Vueling
Wed
13 Oct
£33Union Ivkoni International
£38Vueling
Thu
14 Oct
£32Flixbus
£22Vueling
Fri
15 Oct
£18Flixbus
£22Vueling
Sat
16 Oct
£18Flixbus
£38Vueling

The fastest trains from Nice to Barcelona

Showing times and prices for 27 Sep

Fastest Journey

8 h 30 m

Average

9 h 33 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

491 km

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

Fastest
08:23Nice Ville8h30 16:53Barcelona Sants
2 changes
£1411One-way
2nd Fastest
09:53Nice Ville9h40 19:33Barcelona Sants
2 changes
£1261One-way
06:23Nice Ville10h30 16:53Barcelona Sants
2 changes
£1431One-way

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Train Information from Nice to Barcelona

distanceDistance304 miles (491 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités or SNCF | TER

Trains from Nice to Barcelona cover the 304 miles (491 km) long journey taking on average 14 h 1 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Travel Tips

Trains from Nice to Barcelona
Travel by train to Barcelona 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 Nice to Barcelona.
FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Nice, France to Barcelona, Spain?

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

Is international entry 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?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 25/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Nice closer to your date of departure here.

What restrictions are there on reentering France from Barcelona, Spain?

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

Is my return train 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?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 24/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Nice from Barcelona closer to your date of departure here.

How many miles is it from Nice to Barcelona by train?
The Nice to Barcelona train distance is approximately 304 miles (491 km).
What is the average Nice to Barcelona train duration?
On average the train from Nice to Barcelona duration is 14 h 1 min  for the 304 miles (491 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Nice to Barcelona, which train station in Nice do I depart from and which train station in Barcelona do I arrive in?

When taking the train to Barcelona from Nice, you can choose to depart from train stations like Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. Your trip can end in train stations such as Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

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

Where is the train station in Nice? Where is the train station in Barcelona?

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

Which train providers can take me between Nice and Barcelona?
Take the Nice to Barcelona train with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités or SNCF | TER. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey from Nice to Barcelona as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there to Barcelona from Nice?
The average number of trains departing Nice for Barcelona is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nice
Barcelona
Nice Ville
Amenities