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from Paris to Nice

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Nice on 30 Jul we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:21Paris Gare de Lyon5h46 21:07Nice Ville
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£1341One-way
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18:45Paris12h55 07:40Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
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£811One-way
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11:24Paris Gare de Lyon5h43 17:07Nice Ville
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£1341One-way
12:06Paris Gare de Lyon6h01 18:07Nice Ville
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£1341One-way
14:07Paris Gare de Lyon6h03 20:10Nice Ville
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£1341One-way

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Thu
29 Jul
£109SNCF | TGV INOUI
£44Flixbus
£159easyJet
Fri
30 Jul
£119SNCF | TGV INOUI
£63Flixbus
£149easyJet
Sat
31 Jul
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£62BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
1 Aug
£119SNCF | TGV INOUI
£53Flixbus
£168Air France
Mon
2 Aug
£100SNCF | TGV INOUI
£41BlaBlaCar Bus
£126easyJet
Tue
3 Aug
£80SNCF | TGV INOUI
£41Flixbus
£79easyJet
Wed
4 Aug
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£44BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
5 Aug
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£31BlaBlaCar Bus
£76easyJet
Fri
6 Aug
£100SNCF | TGV INOUI
£41BlaBlaCar Bus
£90easyJet
Sat
7 Aug
£109SNCF | TGV INOUI
£33Flixbus
£80easyJet
Sun
8 Aug
£97SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£36Flixbus
£83easyJet
Mon
9 Aug
£75SNCF | TGV INOUI
£28Flixbus
£70easyJet
Tue
10 Aug
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£34BlaBlaCar Bus
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Wed
11 Aug
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£24Flixbus
£48easyJet
Thu
12 Aug
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£28Flixbus
£52easyJet
Fri
13 Aug
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£33Flixbus
£61easyJet
Sat
14 Aug
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£44BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
15 Aug
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£34BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
16 Aug
£53SNCF | TGV INOUI
£24BlaBlaCar Bus
£52easyJet
Tue
17 Aug
£54SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22Flixbus
£40easyJet
Wed
18 Aug
£54SNCF | TGV INOUI
£24Flixbus
£36easyJet

Travel Information from Paris to Nice

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£31 - £102
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £31 • 12 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £65 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | Intercités de nuit

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 425 miles (685 km) to Nice from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £31. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are easyJet, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | Intercités de nuit among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Paris to Nice.

How to Travel from Paris to Nice

Paris and Nice are connected by trains, buses, and planes, which cover the distance separating both cities in anything between 1.5 and 17 hours. Must-see's in the City of Light are the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, and Notre Dame Cathedral, whereas in Nice, the most popular attractions are the Promenade des Anglais and the Old Town.

Train: Trains take 5 hours and 30 minutes to cover this journey. This is a direct trip operated by SNCF using high-speed or TGV trains. Trains depart approximately every hour, although they are less frequent in the evenings. There is also an overnight train with a trip duration of 11 hours. The departure station is Gare du Lyon, and arrival station is Nice Ville.

Bus: Intercity buses operated by Flixbus, IsiLines, and Oui Bus travel between these two French cities from early morning until just before midnight, taking anything from 13 to 17 hours. Coaches depart from Bercy station and arrive at Gare Routiere, in Nice's city centre, although some buses also stop at the airport.

Flight: This journey has a duration under 1 hour and 30 minutes, and planes leave approximately every 1.5-2 hours. This route is served by Air France and easyJet, which run flights departing from Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports, and arriving at Cote d'Azur International airport.

Travelling from Paris to Nice: Travel Tips

  • What is the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Nice? Either by plane or by bus, since there isn't a big price difference when booking in advance.
  • What is the fastest way to travel from Paris to Nice? By plane. Flights take 1 hour and 30 minutes as opposed to buses, which take 13 hours.

Travel Tips

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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 Paris to Nice.
FAQs
What are my Paris to Nice travel options?

You can travel from Paris to Nice 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

How many miles from Paris to Nice would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 425 miles (685 km) from Paris to Nice.

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

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

  • Flights mostly depart from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Nice Cote d'Azur Airport.
  • Coaches from Paris to Nice most often leave from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Parking Saemes Bercy Autocars) and arrive in Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2.
  • Trains mostly leave from Paris Gare de Lyon and tend to arrive in Nice Ville.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Paris to Nice?

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

  • You can go to Nice from Paris by plane with easyJet. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £65 with easyJet from Paris to Nice on Omio.
  • You can take a coach from Paris to Nice with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for £31 with BlaBlaCar Bus from Paris to Nice.
  • You can go to Nice from Paris by train with SNCF | Intercités de nuit. You'll see cheap train tickets for £102 with SNCF | Intercités de nuit from Paris to Nice on Omio.
Can I find a direct route from Paris to Nice?

Yes, there are direct services available to Nice from Paris with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by plane with Air France.
  • You can buy a direct coach with Flixbus.
  • You'll find direct trains with SNCF | TGV INOUI.

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 between Paris and Nice.

Where should I go next after I travel between Paris and Nice?
Your journey from Paris to Nice doesn't have to end in Nice. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Milan, Marseille or Barcelona. If you’d like to add Milan, Marseille or Barcelona to your Paris 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 Paris to Nice tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing £65 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £31 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing £102 one way on average.

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

How do I get from Paris to Nice the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Nice, which costs on average £31.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Nice:

A coach is about £34 less than a flight, which costs on average £65 for this route.

A coach is about £71 less than a train, which costs on average £102 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to Nice from Paris?

The quickest way to travel from Paris to Nice is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 25 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 12 h 55 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Nice by train can take on average 5 h 41 min.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Nice
Gare Paris Bercy
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Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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