The cheapest trains from Paris to Nice

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Cheapest

£85

Average

£101

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 Paris to Nice will cost around £ 101 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 85.

Cheapest
10:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 16:07Nice Ville
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£851One-way
Cheapest
14:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h03 20:10Nice Ville
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£851One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:24Paris Gare de Lyon5h43 17:07Nice Ville
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£911One-way
17:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 23:07Nice Ville
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£1091One-way
09:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h01 15:08Nice Ville
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£1091One-way

Timetable Paris to Nice

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thu, 23 Sep
09:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h01 15:08Nice Ville
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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 16:07Nice Ville
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11:24Paris Gare de Lyon5h43 17:07Nice Ville
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11:51Paris Gare de Lyon6h50 18:41Nice Ville
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14:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h03 20:10Nice Ville
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17:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 23:07Nice Ville
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Wed
22 Sep
£119SNCF | TGV INOUI
£80Flixbus
£110easyJet
Thu
23 Sep
£85SNCF | TGV INOUI
£44Flixbus
£74easyJet
Fri
24 Sep
£119SNCF | TGV INOUI
£35BlaBlaCar Bus
£139easyJet
Sat
25 Sep
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£21Flixbus
£98easyJet
Sun
26 Sep
£59SNCF | TGV INOUI
£23Flixbus
£52easyJet
Mon
27 Sep
£49SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£60easyJet
Tue
28 Sep
£49SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22Flixbus
£48easyJet
Wed
29 Sep
£54SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£50easyJet
Thu
30 Sep
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£21Flixbus
£46easyJet
Fri
1 Oct
£100SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22Flixbus
£67easyJet
Sat
2 Oct
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£21BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
3 Oct
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£22BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
4 Oct
£36SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£49easyJet
Tue
5 Oct
£49SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18Flixbus
£36easyJet
Wed
6 Oct
£49SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£36easyJet
Thu
7 Oct
£49SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17Flixbus
£37easyJet
Fri
8 Oct
£80SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£60easyJet
Sat
9 Oct
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£17BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
10 Oct
£49SNCF | TGV INOUI
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£33easyJet
Mon
11 Oct
£35SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£36easyJet
Tue
12 Oct
£31SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£22Flixbus
£33easyJet

The fastest trains from Paris to Nice

Showing times and prices for 23 Sep

Fastest Journey

5 h 43 m

Average

6 h 6 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

686 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Paris for Nice 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 6 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 43 m .

The slowest trains will take 6 h 50 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
11:24Paris Gare de Lyon5h43 17:07Nice Ville
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£911One-way
2nd Fastest
10:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 16:07Nice Ville
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£851One-way
2nd Fastest
17:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 23:07Nice Ville
0 changes
£1091One-way
09:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h01 15:08Nice Ville
0 changes
£1091One-way
14:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h03 20:10Nice Ville
0 changes
£851One-way

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Train Information from Paris to Nice

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h
priceAverage train ticket price£76 (€85)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TER, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER

Trains from Paris to Nice cover the 425 miles (685 km) long journey taking on average 6 h with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TER, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £49, but the average price of train tickets is £76. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Nice Ville.

Trains from Paris to Nice: Journey Details

The first train of the day departs from Paris at around 7:30 a.m. and the last leaves for Nice just before 5:00 p.m. There are usually between five and eight departures per day. Trains from Paris to Nice are operated by TGV, France's high speed railway service provider. Direct trains take around 5.5 to 6 hours. There are a few indirect routes available each day, these routes take upwards of six hours and require at least one change.

Taking the Train from Paris

Trains to Nice depart from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located on the banks of the River Seine in the city centre. The station has links to several Metro lines for travelling from various destinations around Paris. Metros run until approximately 1:00 a.m. or 2:00 a.m. every day of the week.

Getting into Nice by Train

Nice epitomizes the French Riveria with its beautiful sunny weather, delicious cuisine and wonderful architecture and sights. Relaxing on the beach, cruising along the coast and strolling around Parc du Château are among the top attractions for many visitors. Trains from Paris arrive at Gare de Nice-Ville. The station is located right in the heart of Nice, within easy reach of the coast and any other destination in the area. Trams and buses travel around Nice until around 2:00 a.m and most journeys take just minutes.

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris to Nice
Travel by train to Nice 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 Paris to Nice.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains from Paris to Nice cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Paris and Nice for as low as £49  for the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Paris to Nice?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Paris to Nice train to cost on average £76  one way.
How far is it from Paris to Nice by train?
The train distance from Paris to Nice is around 425 miles (685 km).
How long does it take from Paris to Nice by train?
The train time from Paris to Nice is on average 6 h  for the 425 miles (685 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Paris to Nice by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Paris and arrival train station in Nice?

When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When arriving in Nice, you can end your route in train stations like Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin.

Omio customers book a train from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Nice Ville   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in Paris located? Where is the arrival train station in Nice located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Nice Ville and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city centre in Nice.

What train companies offer a service between Paris and Nice?
If you're looking for trains from Paris to Nice, you can rely on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TER, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER to get you to Nice. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Paris to Nice route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any Paris to Nice direct trains?
Yes, you can search for direct trains from Paris to Nice on Omio with SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | Intercités de nuit, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
What time is the earliest train from Paris to Nice? What time is the last train from Paris to Nice?
The first Paris to Nice train departs at 07: 07   and the last train from Paris to Nice leaves at 18: 52. Check out the most up-to-date Paris to Nice train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How early should I purchase Paris to Nice train tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Paris to Nice is on average £76 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Paris to Nice available a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Nice
Gare Saint-Lazare
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Paris Gare Montparnasse
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Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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Paris Gare de Lyon
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
Paris Gare de l'Est
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Paris Gare du Nord
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.