The cheapest trains from Nice to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Cheapest

£242

Average

£252

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 Madrid will cost around £ 252 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 242.

Cheapest
09:53Nice Ville13h24 23:17Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
3 changes
£2421One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:23Nice Ville16h54 23:17Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
3 changes
£2571One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:23Nice Ville14h54 23:17Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
3 changes
£2571One-way

Timetable Nice to Madrid

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, 23 Sep
06:23Nice Ville16h54 23:17Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
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08:23Nice Ville14h54 23:17Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
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09:53Nice Ville13h24 23:17Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
0 changes

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£120Vueling
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£65Union Ivkoni International
£138Air Nostrum
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24 Sep
£45Flixbus
£111Vueling
Sat
25 Sep
£45Flixbus
£100Vueling
Sun
26 Sep
£54Flixbus
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27 Sep
£36Flixbus
£33Iberia Express
Tue
28 Sep
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£38Iberia Express
Wed
29 Sep
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£82Vueling
Thu
30 Sep
£54Flixbus
£89Air Nostrum
Fri
1 Oct
£36Flixbus
£89Iberia Express
Sat
2 Oct
£36Flixbus
£38Air Nostrum
Sun
3 Oct
£36Flixbus
£116Vueling
Mon
4 Oct
£36Flixbus
£38Iberia Express
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5 Oct
£49Flixbus
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6 Oct
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£87Vueling
Thu
7 Oct
£49Flixbus
£91Vueling
Fri
8 Oct
£27Flixbus
£38Iberia Express
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10 Oct
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£81Vueling
Mon
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The fastest trains from Nice to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Fastest Journey

13 h 24 m

Average

15 h 4 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

976 km

It's difficult to get from Nice to Madrid without changing at least 3 times.

Fastest
09:53Nice Ville13h24 23:17Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
3 changes
£2421One-way
2nd Fastest
08:23Nice Ville14h54 23:17Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
3 changes
£2571One-way
06:23Nice Ville16h54 23:17Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
3 changes
£2571One-way

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Train Information to Madrid from Nice

distanceDistance605 miles (975 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day

Trains from Nice to Madrid cover the 605 miles (975 km) long route taking on average 21 h 48 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

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Trains from Nice to Madrid
Travel by train to Madrid 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 Madrid.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Nice, France to Madrid, Spain?

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

Can I enter Spain from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 Madrid, Spain?

All travellers in Spain must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 22/09/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Nice and Madrid as this information can change.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Nice, France from Madrid, Spain?

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

Is my return train into Nice from Madrid 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 Madrid?

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 21/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Nice from Madrid closer to your date of departure here.

How far is it from Nice to Madrid by train?
You should expect to travel around 605 miles (975 km)  between Nice and Madrid by train.
What is the average Nice to Madrid train duration?
On average the Nice to Madrid train time is 21 h 48 min  covering the 605 miles (975 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Nice and arrival train station in Madrid?

Some of the Nice train stations to Madrid you can start your journey from include Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Madrid include Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Nice Ville   and arriving in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Where is the train station in Nice to go to Madrid? Where is the train station in Madrid located?

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 Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre.

How many train services are there from Nice to Madrid a day?
The average number of trains departing Nice for Madrid is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nice
Madrid
Nice Ville
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