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from Geneva to Nice

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

Our recommendation

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

13:15Geneva10h35 23:50Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
1 changes
£421One-way
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12:45Geneve, Gare Routiere, pl. Dorciere11h05 23:50Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
1 changes
£391One-way
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07:14Geneva8h55 16:09Nice Ville
2 changes
£931One-way
09:30Geneva7h39 17:09Nice Ville
2 changes
£1131One-way
06:14Geneva8h26 14:40Nice Ville
2 changes
£1041One-way

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Fri
22 Oct
£93SNCF | TGV INOUI
£39BlaBlaCar Bus
£88easyJet
Sat
23 Oct
£94SNCF | TGV INOUI
£33BlaBlaCar Bus
£95easyJet
Sun
24 Oct
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£27Flixbus
£86easyJet
Mon
25 Oct
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£23BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
26 Oct
£82SNCF | TGV INOUI
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£35easyJet
Wed
27 Oct
£82SNCF | TGV INOUI
£19Flixbus
£46easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£82SNCF | TGV INOUI
£23Flixbus
£48easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
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£34Flixbus
£40easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£82SNCF | TGV INOUI
£23Flixbus
£32easyJet
Sun
31 Oct
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£26BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
1 Nov
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£44BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
2 Nov
£75SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£29easyJet
Wed
3 Nov
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£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£27easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£68SNCF | TGV INOUI
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
£29easyJet
Fri
5 Nov
£75SNCF | TGV INOUI
£23BlaBlaCar Bus
£33easyJet
Sat
6 Nov
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£23BlaBlaCar Bus
£27easyJet
Sun
7 Nov
£82SNCF | TGV INOUI
£21Flixbus
£54Swiss
Mon
8 Nov
£59SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17Flixbus
£27easyJet
Tue
9 Nov
£50SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£27easyJet
Wed
10 Nov
£72SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£27easyJet

Travel Information between Geneva and Nice

distanceDistance180 miles (291 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£23 - £104
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £23 • 8 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £40 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, Flixbus or SNCF | TER

Travel 180 miles (291 km) by flight, coach or train between Geneva and Nice. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are easyJet, Flixbus or SNCF | TER among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Geneva to Nice.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Geneva, Switzerland to Nice, France?

Travel between Geneva, Switzerland and Nice, France is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Switzerland enter France?

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

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

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 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 between Geneva and Nice.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Switzerland from Nice, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Geneva, Switzerland from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Geneva, Switzerland from Nice, France?

Reentering Switzerland 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 Geneva from Nice?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Geneva, Switzerland regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Switzerland 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 15/10/2021. 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 Geneva from Nice here.

How do I travel to Nice from Geneva?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Geneva to Nice. You can take a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Geneva to Nice?

The cheapest way from Geneva to Nice is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £23 compared to other travel options to Nice:

A coach is generally £17 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £40 from Geneva to Nice.

A coach is £81 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Geneva to Nice costing on average £104.

What is the fastest way to get to Nice from Geneva?

The fastest way from Geneva to Nice is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.

Other travel options between Geneva and Nice can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 8 h 50 min.

In comparison, getting to Nice by train can take on average 7 h 7 min.

How far is Nice from Geneva?

The Geneva to Nice distance is approximately 180 miles (291 km).

How many services a day are there from Geneva to Nice?

The average frequency per day from Geneva to Nice is:

  • Around 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Nice from Geneva as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Geneva and in Nice?

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Geneva International Airport and arrive in Nice Cote d'Azur Airport.
  • Coaches from Geneva to Nice most often leave from Geneva, Eaux-Vives and arrive in Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2.
  • Trains mostly depart from Genève and arrive in Nice Ville.
Which travel companies can get me from Geneva to Nice?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Geneva to Nice:

  • You can travel by plane from Geneva to Nice with easyJet, and you can find easyJet Geneva to Nice tickets for £40 on Omio.
  • You can go to Nice from Geneva by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £23 with Flixbus from Geneva to Nice on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Geneva to Nice with SNCF | TER, and you can find SNCF | TER Geneva to Nice tickets for £104 on Omio.
Can I travel directly from Geneva to Nice?

Yes, there are direct services available between Geneva and Nice with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by plane with Swiss with direct flights per day.
  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with BlaBlaCar.
  • You can find around 3 direct trains per day and book this direct train with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Nice as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Geneva to Nice.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Geneva to Nice?
Many of our customers travelling from Geneva to Nice don't make Nice their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Milan or Marseille, either of which you could add to your Geneva and Nice trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Nice to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase Geneva to Nice tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing £40 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost £23 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £104 one way on average.

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