Cheap train tickets from Paris to Nice

Showing times and prices for 3 Dec

Cheapest

£61

Average

£91

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 £ 91 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 61.

Cheapest
20:52Paris Gare d'Austerlitz12h50 09:42Nice Ville
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£611One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h01 15:08Nice Ville
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£691One-way
10:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 16:07Nice Ville
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£741One-way
11:24Paris Gare de Lyon5h43 17:07Nice Ville
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£791One-way
14:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h03 20:10Nice Ville
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£901One-way

Train schedule from Paris to Nice

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, 3 Dec
07:38Paris Gare de Lyon7h02 14:40Nice Ville
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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 Lyon6h06 23:13Nice Ville
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20:52Paris Gare d'Austerlitz12h50 09:42Nice Ville
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Thu
2 Dec
£44SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17Flixbus
£73easyJet
Fri
3 Dec
£61SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17Flixbus
£73easyJet
Sat
4 Dec
£35SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£65easyJet
Sun
5 Dec
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17Flixbus
£47easyJet
Mon
6 Dec
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£27BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
7 Dec
£31SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£27Flixbus
£40easyJet
Wed
8 Dec
£31SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£27Flixbus
£40easyJet
Thu
9 Dec
£44SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17Flixbus
£40easyJet
Fri
10 Dec
£44SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17Flixbus
£40easyJet
Sat
11 Dec
£44SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17Flixbus
£40easyJet
Sun
12 Dec
£61SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17Flixbus
£35easyJet
Mon
13 Dec
£44SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£35easyJet
Tue
14 Dec
£35SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£22Flixbus
£35easyJet
Wed
15 Dec
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£36Flixbus
£33easyJet
Thu
16 Dec
£75SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£33easyJet
Fri
17 Dec
£100SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£35Flixbus
£47easyJet
Sat
18 Dec
£100SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£41BlaBlaCar Bus
£60easyJet
Sun
19 Dec
£100SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£44BlaBlaCar Bus
£60easyJet
Mon
20 Dec
£100SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£44Flixbus
£60easyJet
Tue
21 Dec
£100SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£35BlaBlaCar Bus
£53easyJet
Wed
22 Dec
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£44BlaBlaCar Bus
£70easyJet

Fastest train times from Paris to Nice

Showing times and prices for 3 Dec

Fastest Journey

5 h 43 m

Average

7 h 4 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

686 km

Of the 8 trains that leave Paris for Nice every day 6 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 7 h 4 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 43 m .

The slowest trains will take 12 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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£791One-way
2nd Fastest
10:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 16:07Nice Ville
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£741One-way
09:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h01 15:08Nice Ville
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£691One-way
14:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h03 20:10Nice Ville
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£901One-way
17:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h06 23:13Nice Ville
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£1181One-way

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Train Information from Paris to Nice

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h
priceAverage train ticket price£41 (€46)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
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 route 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. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £41, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £31. 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
What is the price of the cheapest train to Nice from Paris?
You can find a cheap train from Paris to Nice for some dates and times for as low as £31  one way in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Paris to Nice cost on average?
The Paris to Nice train ticket price is on average £41  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next week.
What is the distance from Paris to Nice via train?
The train distance from Paris to Nice is around 425 miles (685 km).
How many hours does it take from Paris to Nice by train?
On average the Paris to Nice train time is 6 h  covering the 425 miles (685 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
When travelling by train from Paris to Nice, which train station in Paris do I depart from and which train station in Nice do I arrive in?

When taking the train from Paris to Nice, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your journey can end in train stations such as Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin.

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

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Nice Ville, located 0.2 miles (378 m) away from the city centre.

Which train companies can get me from Paris to Nice?
Take the Paris to Nice train with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | TER, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from Paris to Nice as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I purchase a direct train from Paris to Nice?
Yes, there are 5 direct trains per day from Paris to Nice, and you can find a direct train for this trip with SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | Intercités de nuit  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many trains are there to Nice from Paris a day?
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Paris to Nice. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What time is the earliest train from Paris to Nice? What time is the last train from Paris to Nice?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Paris at 08: 07. The last train leaves from Paris at 20: 22. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Paris to Nice and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Paris to Nice train tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Paris to Nice within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £41 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Paris and Nice are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Nice
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Nice.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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Phone Number
+33 184943635
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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Phone Number
+33 890640650
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Phone Number
+33 184943635
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C