The cheapest trains from Nice to Paris

Showing times and prices for 30 Sep

Cheapest

£50

Average

£76

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 Paris will cost around £ 76 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 50.

Cheapest
16:51Nice Ville6h03 22:54Paris Gare de Lyon
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£501One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:53Nice Ville5h44 13:37Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
£701One-way
2nd Cheapest
15:53Nice Ville6h02 21:55Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
£701One-way
11:53Nice Ville6h08 18:01Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
£751One-way
09:53Nice Ville6h08 16:01Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
£801One-way

Timetable Nice to Paris

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07:53Nice Ville5h44 13:37Paris Gare de Lyon
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09:53Nice Ville6h08 16:01Paris Gare de Lyon
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11:53Nice Ville6h08 18:01Paris Gare de Lyon
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13:23Nice Ville7h07 20:30Paris Gare de Lyon
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15:53Nice Ville6h02 21:55Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
16:51Nice Ville6h03 22:54Paris Gare de Lyon
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Wed
29 Sep
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£49Flixbus
£135easyJet
Thu
30 Sep
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£29Flixbus
£107easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£75SNCF | TGV INOUI
£35Flixbus
£111easyJet
Sat
2 Oct
£70SNCF | TGV INOUI
£23BlaBlaCar Bus
£100easyJet
Sun
3 Oct
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£51BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
4 Oct
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£24Flixbus
£87easyJet
Tue
5 Oct
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£36Flixbus
£61easyJet
Wed
6 Oct
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£41Flixbus
£41easyJet
Thu
7 Oct
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£21Flixbus
£38easyJet
Fri
8 Oct
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£68easyJet
Sat
9 Oct
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£68easyJet
Sun
10 Oct
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£21BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
11 Oct
£44SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£27Flixbus
£62easyJet
Tue
12 Oct
£35SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£31Flixbus
£34easyJet
Wed
13 Oct
£35SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£40Flixbus
£30easyJet
Thu
14 Oct
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£30easyJet
Fri
15 Oct
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£49easyJet
Sat
16 Oct
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£42easyJet
Sun
17 Oct
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£33easyJet
Mon
18 Oct
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
£23Flixbus
£34easyJet
Tue
19 Oct
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31Flixbus
£31easyJet

The fastest trains from Nice to Paris

Showing times and prices for 30 Sep

Fastest Journey

5 h 44 m

Average

6 h 12 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

686 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Nice for Paris every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 686 km distance in an average of 6 h 12 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 44 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 7 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
07:53Nice Ville5h44 13:37Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
£701One-way
2nd Fastest
15:53Nice Ville6h02 21:55Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
£701One-way
16:51Nice Ville6h03 22:54Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
£501One-way
09:53Nice Ville6h08 16:01Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
£801One-way
11:53Nice Ville6h08 18:01Paris Gare de Lyon
0 changes
£751One-way

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Train Information from Nice to Paris

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 2 min
priceAverage train ticket price£68 (€76)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER

Trains from Nice to Paris cover the 425 miles (685 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 2 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £68, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £50. Travellers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Trains from Nice to Paris: Journey Details

Direct trains from Nice to Paris take approximately 5.5 hours whilst a number of indirect services with changes at Lyon, Marseilles or Valence take up to 6.5 hours. The first direct weekday train departs Nice early morning arriving in Paris around lunchtime with further services approximately every hour. The first train on a Sunday departs Nice a little later. The final train of each day departs from Nice late afternoon, arriving in Paris before midnight.

Taking the Train from Nice

Trains for Paris depart from Nice Railway Station, located in the city centre, a short walk from the main shopping areas and hotels along the beaches. Passengers further afield in the city can easily reach the train station via tram or bus. After midnight a night bus service takes over which also serves the station.

Getting into Paris by Train

One of the most recognizable cities on Earth, Paris is famed for its Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe and it's beautiful, tree-lined boulevards. Paris is also a European centre for the arts, housing some of the most famous masterpieces in the world including the Mona Lisa, the Venus du Milo and The Thinker. Trains from Nice arrive at Paris Gare du Lyon, located in the southeast of the city. From Gare du Lyon, passengers can board a Metro service on Lines 1 or 14 to reach central Paris in under ten minutes. The Parisian Metro operates from 5:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m and passengers traveling outside of those times will need to get a taxi to the station.

Travel Tips

Trains from Nice to Paris
Travel by train to Paris 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 Paris.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains to Paris from Nice?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from Nice to Paris for as little as £50  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Nice to Paris?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Nice to Paris train price to come in at an average of £68  one way.
What is the distance to Paris from Nice by train?
The distance between Nice and Paris by train is approximately 425 miles (685 km).
How long is the train journey from Nice to Paris?
The Nice to Paris train duration is on average 6 h 2 min, which is to be expected when travelling 425 miles (685 km) to Paris from Nice. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Nice and arrival train station in Paris?

There are a few train stations in Nice to start your trip from including Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. In Paris you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Nice Ville   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Nice Ville, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Nice.

The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of Paris.

Which train providers can take me from Nice to Paris?
If you're looking for trains from Nice to Paris, you can rely on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER to get you to Paris. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Nice to Paris route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I purchase a direct train from Nice to Paris?
Yes, there are 10 direct trains per day from Nice to Paris, and you can find a direct train for this journey with SNCF | TGV INOUI  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many trains per day are there between Nice and Paris?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from Nice to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Nice to Paris? When is the last train from Nice to Paris?
If you prefer early morning trains from Nice to Paris, the first train leaves at 05: 53. If you prefer late night trains from Nice to Paris, the last train of the day leaves at 17: 16. Omio shows you the latest train from Nice to Paris times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I purchase Nice to Paris train tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a train to Paris from Nice to cost on average £68 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Nice to Paris train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.