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from Barcelona to Nice

You can get from Barcelona to Nice by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Nice on 22 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:30Barcelona El Prat Airport1h20 08:50Nice Cote d'Azur Airport
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£621One-way
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07:30Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord10h30 18:00Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
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£351One-way
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23:50Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord9h45 09:35Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
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£351One-way
16:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord9h35 01:35Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
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£401One-way
12:00Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord11h50 23:50Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
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£521One-way

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Thu
21 Oct
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
22 Oct
£35Flixbus
£62Vueling
Sat
23 Oct
£26Flixbus
£59easyJet
Sun
24 Oct
£32BlaBlaCar Bus
£27Vueling
Mon
25 Oct
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
26 Oct
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
27 Oct
£26Flixbus
£70Vueling
Thu
28 Oct
£26Flixbus
£70Vueling
Fri
29 Oct
£35Flixbus
£40Vueling
Sat
30 Oct
£26Flixbus
£64easyJet
Sun
31 Oct
£32Flixbus
£31Vueling
Tue
2 Nov
£32Flixbus
£53easyJet
Wed
3 Nov
£21Flixbus
£48Vueling
Fri
5 Nov
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
6 Nov
£18Flixbus
£37Vueling
Sun
7 Nov
£32BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
8 Nov
£35Flixbus
£159easyJet
Tue
9 Nov
£35Flixbus
£79Vueling

Travel Information from Barcelona to Nice

distanceDistance304 miles (491 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£26 - £46
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £26 • 9 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £46 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 304 miles (491 km) from Barcelona to Nice. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £26. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are easyJet or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Barcelona to Nice.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Nice, France from Barcelona, Spain currently allowed?

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Nice, France is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Spain enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Nice from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Nice, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 20/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Barcelona to Nice.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Barcelona, Spain from Nice, France due to COVID-19?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Barcelona, 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 Barcelona from Nice?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • 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

Which rules do I need to follow in Barcelona, 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 21/10/2021. 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 Barcelona from Nice here.

What are my travel options from Barcelona to Nice?

There are 2 ways to get from Barcelona to Nice: flight or coach.

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Barcelona to Nice, which costs on average £26.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Nice:

A coach is about £21 less than a flight, which costs on average £46 for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Barcelona to Nice?

The quickest way to travel between Barcelona and Nice is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 9 h 35 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Barcelona to Nice?

The Barcelona to Nice distance is approximately 304 miles (491 km).

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Barcelona to Nice?

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

  • Flights mostly leave from Barcelona El Prat Airport and tend to arrive in Nice Cote d'Azur Airport.
  • Coaches from Barcelona to Nice most often leave from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord and arrive in Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Barcelona to Nice?

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

  • Travel with easyJet for flights to Nice. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for easyJet Barcelona to Nice tickets on Omio for £46.
  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Nice. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Barcelona to Nice tickets on Omio for £26.
Where else should I travel to after my journey to Nice from Barcelona ends?
Your journey from Barcelona to Nice doesn't have to end in Nice. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Marseille. If you’d like to add Paris, Milan or Marseille to your Barcelona to Nice trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Nice today!
How early should I buy Barcelona to Nice tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Barcelona to Nice, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is on average £46 one way.
  • The price of a coach ticket is £26 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Nice tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.