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from Nice to Florence

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

Our recommendation

To get from Nice to Florence on 18 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

23:40Nice5h45 05:25Florence
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£261One-way
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23:40Nice5h45 05:25Florence
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£261One-way

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Sun
17 Oct
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£26Flixbus
Mon
18 Oct
£28Regionale
£26Flixbus
Wed
20 Oct
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£36Flixbus
Thu
21 Oct
£27Intercity
£26Flixbus
Fri
22 Oct
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£35Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
£27Intercity
£35Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
£27Intercity
£35Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£25Intercity
£26Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£25Intercity
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Wed
27 Oct
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£41Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
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£35Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£28Regionale
£41Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£28Intercity
£32Flixbus

Travel Information to Florence from Nice

distanceDistance198 miles (320 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£21 - £32
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £21 • 5 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £21 • 5 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Intercity

Travel 198 miles (320 km) by coach or train between Nice and Florence. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or Intercity among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Nice to Florence.

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

Travel from Nice, France to Florence, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Florence from Nice restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Florence, Italy from Nice?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Florence, Italy?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Nice and Florence closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Nice, France from Florence, Italy?

The restriction level for your return to Nice, France from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Nice from Florence restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Nice from Florence?

Conditions of reentry 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

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Nice, France?

You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 15/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Nice from Florence closer to your date of departure here.

What are my Nice to Florence travel options?

There are 2 ways to travel between Nice and Florence including taking a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Nice to Florence?

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Nice to Florence. Tickets for a train cost on average £21.

This is compared to other travel options to Florence:

A train is generally £11 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £32 from Nice to Florence.

What is the quickest way from Nice to Florence?

The fastest way from Nice to Florence is by train with an average journey time of 5 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Florence from Nice can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 5 h 45 min.

How far is it from Nice to Florence?

The distance between Nice and Florence is around 198 miles (320 km).

How many services a day are there between Nice and Florence?

The average frequency per day from Nice to Florence is:

  • Around 1 coach per day.

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

When going from Nice to Florence, where do I depart from Nice and where do I arrive in Florence?

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2 and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
  • Most travellers board their train from Nice Ville and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Who can get me from Nice to Florence?

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

  • You can take a coach from Nice to Florence with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £32 with Flixbus from Nice to Florence.
  • You can go to Florence from Nice by train with Intercity. You'll see cheap train tickets for £21 with Intercity from Nice to Florence on Omio.
What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Florence from Nice?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Nice to Florence often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Venice. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Nice and Florence itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Florence and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase tickets from Nice to Florence online to get the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost £32 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £21 one way.

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