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from London to Nice

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Nice on 25 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:10London Gatwick Airport2h00 09:10Nice Cote d'Azur Airport
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£1401One-way
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06:10London Gatwick Airport2h00 09:10Nice Cote d'Azur Airport
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£1401One-way
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07:05London Luton Airport2h10 10:15Nice Cote d'Azur Airport
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£1841One-way
10:35London Heathrow Airport8h40 20:15Nice Cote d'Azur Airport
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£2351One-way
18:05London City Airport15h00 10:05Nice Cote d'Azur Airport
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£1891One-way

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Sun
24 Oct
£234easyJet
Mon
25 Oct
£125easyJet
Tue
26 Oct
£55British Airways
Wed
27 Oct
£58easyJet
Thu
28 Oct
£45easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£45easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£36easyJet

Travel Information to Nice from London

distanceDistance637 miles (1028 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£60 - £67
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £60 • 30 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £67 • 2 h
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Vueling

Travel 637 miles (1028 km) by coach or flight from London to Nice. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £60. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Vueling among others. Travellers can even take a direct from London to Nice.

How to Travel from London to Nice

There are a number of options for those travelling from London to Nice. The main providers for this journey are British Airways and EasyJet. Nice uses the Euro as it's currency and there are no additional visa requirements between London and Nice.

London to Nice Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

£65

22h30

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£91

2h00

1 Month Before



What is the best way to travel from London to Nice?

Cheapest way to travel from London to Nice


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Taking the bus is usually the cheapest way to travel from London to Nice; however, buses are infrequent and do not travel from London to Nice every day of the week. Usually there is a maximum of 1 FlixBus travelling from London to Nice per day. Buses traveling from London to Nice depart from London's Victoria Coach Station and take at least 22½ hours to arrive at Nice's Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur.


Fastest way to travel from London to Nice


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from London to Nice. Direct flights traveling from London to Nice depart from one of London's 5 airports (Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton, Stansted, or City) and take approximately 2 hours of flight time to arrive at Nice Côte d'Azur Airport. Flying is still the fastest way to travel from London to Nice even when travel time to and from London and Nice's airports is taken into consideration, taking between 4½ and 5½ hours to arrive in Nice.


Most popular way to travel from London to Nice


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Most travellers from London to Nice who book with Omio choose to travel by plane. There are between 14-20 direct flights from London to Nice departing every day. Direct flights traveling from London to Nice are operated by British Airways and easyJet. The first flight departs London at 6:10 a.m. while the last leaves at 8:50 p.m.


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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Nice, France from London, United Kingdom?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Nice, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Nice from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Nice, France from London?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • Health declaration required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Nice, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 23/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from London to Nice closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to London, United Kingdom from Nice, France?

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Nice, France?

Reentering United Kingdom 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 London from Nice?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 23/10/2021. 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 London from Nice here.

What are my travel options from London to Nice?

There are 2 ways to travel to Nice from London including taking a coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Nice?

The cheapest way from London to Nice is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £60 compared to other travel options to Nice:

A coach is about £7 less than a flight, which costs on average £67 for this trip.

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

The fastest way from London to Nice is by flight with an average journey time of 2 h.

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

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 30 h 55 min   of travel time.

How far is Nice from London?

Nice is approximately 637 miles (1028 km) away from London.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from London to Nice:

  • Most travellers board their coach from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2.
  • Most travellers catch their flight from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Nice Cote d'Azur Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from London to Nice?

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

  • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus to go to Nice by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find BlaBlaCar Bus London to Nice tickets on Omio for £60.
  • Travel with Vueling for flights to Nice. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Vueling London to Nice tickets on Omio for £67.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Nice from London?
Many of our customers who book a trip from London 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 London and Nice itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Nice and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy London to Nice tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from London 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 coach ticket for this route is on average £60 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket is £67 one way on average for this trip.

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