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Travel Information from Alicante to Nice

distanceDistance546 miles (880 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£54 - £121
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £54 • 18 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £121 • 4 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesUnion Ivkoni International or Iberia

Take a coach or flight to travel 546 miles (880 km) to Nice from Alicante. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £54. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Union Ivkoni International or Iberia among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Alicante to Nice.

Travel Tips: Travel from Alicante to Nice

Travel 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 Alicante to Nice.

Is international travel between Alicante, Spain and Nice, France allowed?

International travel from Alicante, Spain to Nice, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from Spain?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Nice if travelling from Alicante?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What measures do I need to follow in Nice, France due to the pandemic?

All travellers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 23/01/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Alicante to Nice.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Alicante, Spain from Nice, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Alicante, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Alicante, Spain from Nice, France?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Alicante from Nice?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

Which rules do I need to follow in Alicante, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 23/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Alicante from Nice here.

How do I go from Alicante to Nice?

There are 2 travel options from Alicante to Nice: coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to go to Nice from Alicante?

The cheapest way from Alicante to Nice is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £54 compared to other travel options to Nice:

A coach journey is usually £66 less than a journey to Nice by plane, which costs on average £121 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Alicante to Nice?

The quickest way to travel between Alicante and Nice is by flight, which takes on average 4 h 30 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 18 h 45 min   on average.

How many miles from Alicante to Nice would I travel?

The distance from Alicante to Nice is approximately 546 miles (880 km).

Where do I depart from Alicante? Where do I arrive in Nice?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Alicante to Nice:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Alicante, Estación de Autobuses de Alicante and arrive in Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2.
  • Flights mostly depart from Alicante Elche Airport and arrive in Nice Cote d'Azur Airport.

Who can get me from Alicante to Nice?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Alicante to Nice, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Union Ivkoni International can get you to Nice by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Union Ivkoni International from Alicante to Nice for £54 on Omio.
  • Iberia can take you to Nice by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Iberia from Alicante to Nice for £121.

Is there a way to travel directly from Alicante to Nice?

Yes, there are direct routes from Alicante to Nice with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Nice with.
  • You can check for a direct flight to Nice with.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Nice tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this trip.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Alicante to Nice?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Alicante to Nice often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Marseille. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Alicante and Nice itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Nice and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy tickets from Alicante to Nice online for the best deals?

When planning your trip to Nice from Alicante, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £54 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £121 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Nice from Alicante online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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