Nice to Zurich train

Cheap train tickets from Nice to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

£108

Average

£227

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.

SNCF | TGV INOUI
04:52Nice9h34 14:26Zurich
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£1081One-way
SNCF | TGV INOUI
05:52Nice9h34 15:26Zurich
0 changes
£1231One-way
SNCF | Intercités de nuit
17:16Nice19h10 12:26Zurich
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£2001One-way
SNCF | TGV INOUI
10:53Nice10h52 21:45Zurich
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£3441One-way
SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:53Nice10h52 20:45Zurich
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£3601One-way

Train schedule Nice to Zurich

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 29 May
SNCF | TGV INOUI
04:52Nice9h34 14:26Zurich
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SNCF | TGV INOUI
05:52Nice9h34 15:26Zurich
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SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:53Nice10h52 20:45Zurich
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SNCF | TGV INOUI
10:53Nice10h52 21:45Zurich
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SNCF | Intercités de nuit
17:16Nice19h10 12:26Zurich
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Fastest train times from Nice to Zurich

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

9 h 34 m

Average

12 h

Trains per day

5

Distance

419 km

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

SNCF | TGV INOUI
05:52Nice9h34 15:26Zurich
0 changes
£1231One-way
SNCF | TGV INOUI
04:52Nice9h34 14:26Zurich
0 changes
£1081One-way
SNCF | TGV INOUI
10:53Nice10h52 21:45Zurich
0 changes
£3441One-way
SNCF | TGV INOUI
09:53Nice10h52 20:45Zurich
0 changes
£3601One-way
SNCF | Intercités de nuit
17:16Nice19h10 12:26Zurich
0 changes
£2001One-way

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Overview: Train from Nice to Zurich

distanceDistance260 miles (419 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price£210 (€236)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Trains from Nice to Zurich cover the 260 miles (419 km) long route taking on average 9 h 34 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £210, but the average price of train tickets is £210. Travellers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Zürich HB.

Travel Tips: Trains from Nice to Zurich

Travel by train to Zurich 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 Zurich.
FAQs

Travel by train between Nice, France and Zurich, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Zurich 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 Switzerland from Nice?

Entry Requirements:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

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

  • Physical distance required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

The above information was last checked on 23/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Nice and Zurich closer to your date of departure here.

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

Is my return train into Nice from Zurich restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Zurich?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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?

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 26/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Nice from Zurich closer to your date of departure here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Nice to Zurich to cost as little as £210  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Nice to Zurich train price to come in at an average of £210  one way.
The train distance from Nice to Zurich is around 260 miles (419 km).
On average the train from Nice to Zurich duration is 9 h 34 min  for the 260 miles (419 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Nice, you have various train station options to start your route from including Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. When arriving in Zurich, you can end your route in train stations like Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon.

Omio customers book a train from Nice Ville   to Zürich HB   most frequently for this route.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Nice Ville and need to travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Zurich most often arrive at Zürich HB and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from this train station to the city centre.

For the journey from Nice to Zurich you can take a train with SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Nice to Zurich on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 6 trains a day from Nice to Zurich. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Nice to Zurich, the first train leaves at 04: 52. If you prefer late night trains from Nice to Zurich, the last train of the day leaves at 18: 16. Omio shows you the latest train from Nice to Zurich times to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets to Zurich from Nice within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £210 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Nice to Zurich a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nice
Zurich
Nice Ville is the most popular Nice 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 Nice for your journey to Zurich.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 493870707
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 30 - 15: 30
Public transport options for Nice Ville
Bus lines: Ligne d'Azur
Tram lines: 1
Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, TER PACA 3, TER PACA 4, TER PACA 5, TER PACA 6, Russian Railways

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