Cheap train tickets from Paris to Nice

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

£117

Average

£157

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 £ 157 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 117.

Cheapest
09:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 15:07Nice Ville
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£1171One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:39Paris Gare de Lyon6h51 14:30Nice Saint-Augustin
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£1361One-way
10:26Paris Gare de Lyon5h41 16:07Nice Ville
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£1681One-way
11:06Paris Gare de Lyon6h01 17:07Nice Ville
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£1681One-way
17:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 23:07Nice Ville
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£1681One-way

Train schedule Paris to Nice

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07:39Paris Gare de Lyon6h51 14:30Nice Saint-Augustin
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09:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 15:07Nice Ville
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10:26Paris Gare de Lyon5h41 16:07Nice Ville
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11:06Paris Gare de Lyon6h01 17:07Nice Ville
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17:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 23:07Nice Ville
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17:37Paris Gare de Lyon6h11 23:48Nice Saint-Augustin
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Sun
29 May
£117SNCF | TGV INOUI
£58Flixbus
£178easyJet
Mon
30 May
£67SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£49BlaBlaCar Bus
£85easyJet
Tue
31 May
£59SNCF | TGV INOUI
£53Flixbus
£80easyJet
Wed
1 Jun
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£39BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
2 Jun
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£31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
3 Jun
£117SNCF | TGV INOUI
£53BlaBlaCar Bus
£130easyJet
Sat
4 Jun
£75SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£27BlaBlaCar Bus
£112easyJet
Sun
5 Jun
£67SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£43Flixbus
£84easyJet
Mon
6 Jun
£89SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£51Flixbus
£83easyJet
Tue
7 Jun
£55SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£40Flixbus
£69easyJet
Wed
8 Jun
£70SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26Flixbus
£71easyJet
Thu
9 Jun
£99SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£22Flixbus
£69easyJet
Fri
10 Jun
£99SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£26Flixbus
£97easyJet
Sat
11 Jun
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£25BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
12 Jun
£80SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22Flixbus
£65easyJet
Mon
13 Jun
£54SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£58easyJet
Tue
14 Jun
£49SNCF | TGV INOUI
£27Flixbus
£58easyJet
Wed
15 Jun
£64SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22Flixbus
£55easyJet
Thu
16 Jun
£99SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£90easyJet
Fri
17 Jun
£99SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£22Flixbus
£121Luxair

Fastest train times from Paris to Nice

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

5 h 41 m

Average

6 h 7 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

686 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Paris for Nice every day 4 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 7 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 41 m .

The slowest trains will take 6 h 51 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
10:26Paris Gare de Lyon5h41 16:07Nice Ville
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£1681One-way
2nd Fastest
09:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 15:07Nice Ville
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£1171One-way
2nd Fastest
17:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h00 23:07Nice Ville
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£1681One-way
11:06Paris Gare de Lyon6h01 17:07Nice Ville
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£1681One-way
17:37Paris Gare de Lyon6h11 23:48Nice Saint-Augustin
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£1871One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Nice

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h
priceAverage train ticket price£98 (€110)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TGV

Trains from Paris to Nice cover the 425 miles (685 km) long journey taking on average 6 h with our travel partners like SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TGV. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £59, but the average price of train tickets is £98. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Nice Ville.

Train companies: AVE trains Paris to Nice

For as little as £59 you can travel by train between Paris and Nice with AVE. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

AVE

Enjoy a quick and easy journey on a train between Paris and Nice with AVE, the high-speed train from Renfe, the main Spanish rail operator and official travel partner of Omio. Search all AVE train timetables and tickets on Omio to find the best deals for a train between Paris and Nice covering the 425 miles (685 km) distance. Look out for ticket options like Promo, Promo +, and Flexible to find the most convenient Paris to Nice train ride for you. Renfe AVE even offers discount cards for regular customers, such as the Renfe Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card, which can be used when buying AVE tickets on Omio.

Renfe covers around 9, 300 miles (15, 000 km) between national and international routes, among which are its AVE routes that connect the main cities of Spain. AVE trains are well-known among travellers for providing ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience. Their trains are the most popular of Renfe’s fleet due to their high speeds reaching up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes. They are also popular with travellers due to their premium services onboard, such as a restaurant, toilets, WiFi access, and entertainment.

    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 to Nice from Paris cost?

    You can find a cheap train from Paris to Nice for some dates and times for as low as £59  one way in the next 7 days.

    What is the average cost of a train from Paris to Nice?

    In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Nice from Paris is £98  one way.

    What is the distance to Nice from Paris via train?

    The distance from Paris to Nice by train is approximately 425 miles (685 km).

    How many hours does it take from Paris to Nice by train?

    The train time between Paris and Nice is on average 6 h  for the 425 miles (685 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Paris and Nice by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    What station does the Paris to Nice train leave from? Which Nice train station do I come into from Paris?

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

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

    Where do I find the Paris train station to Nice? Where is the Nice train station?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre to this train station.

    Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Nice Ville and need to travel approximately 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the train station to the city centre in Nice.

    What train companies offer a service between Paris and Nice?

    When taking a train from Paris to Nice, you can count on SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TGV for the best way to get you to Nice. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Paris to Nice and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    Is there a direct train between Paris and Nice?

    Yes, there are 5 direct trains per day to Nice from Paris, and you can find a direct train for this journey with SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | Intercités de nuit  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 train services are there between Paris and Nice a day?

    The average number of trains departing Paris for Nice is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

    What are the first and last departure train times from Paris to Nice?

    The first Paris to Nice train departs at 05: 39   and the last train from Paris to Nice leaves at 20: 22. Check out the most up-to-date Paris to Nice train schedule on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

    When should I book Paris Nice train tickets to score the best deals?

    If you book Paris to Nice train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £98. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Nice from Paris. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    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
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    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    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
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
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    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 890640650
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    Ticket Office Hours
    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
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    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
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    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