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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 28 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

23:20Paris15h10 14:30Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
1 changes
£651One-way
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23:20Paris15h10 14:30Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
1 changes
£651One-way
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23:55Paris16h15 16:10Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
1 changes
£871One-way
09:00Paris14h50 23:50Nice, Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur
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£1151One-way
21:30Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport13h55 11:25Nice Cote d'Azur Airport
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£1611One-way

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Wed
27 Oct
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£57Flixbus
£224Air France
Thu
28 Oct
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£52Flixbus
£146easyJet
Fri
29 Oct
£173SNCF | TGV INOUI
£88Flixbus
£146easyJet
Sat
30 Oct
£61SNCF | TGV INOUI
£43Flixbus
£109easyJet
Sun
31 Oct
£52SNCF | TGV INOUI
£43Flixbus
£88easyJet
Mon
1 Nov
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£43BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
2 Nov
£61SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£70easyJet
Wed
3 Nov
£52SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£22Flixbus
£43easyJet
Thu
4 Nov
£69SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22Flixbus
£43easyJet
Sun
7 Nov
£43SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£22Flixbus
£78easyJet
Mon
8 Nov
£43SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£43easyJet
Tue
9 Nov
£52SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26Flixbus
£43easyJet
Wed
10 Nov
£52SNCF | TGV INOUI
£49Flixbus
£63easyJet
Sat
13 Nov
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£20BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
14 Nov
£49SNCF | TGV INOUI
£26BlaBlaCar Bus
£74easyJet
Mon
15 Nov
£34SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£38easyJet
Tue
16 Nov
£27SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£22Flixbus
£37easyJet

Travel Information between Paris and Nice

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£27 - £43
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £27 • 1 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £27 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 425 miles (685 km) between Paris and Nice. 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 flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £27. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are easyJet, BlaBlaCar Bus or SNCF | TGV INOUI 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
How do I go from Paris to Nice?

There are 3 ways to travel to Nice from Paris including taking a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Paris to Nice?

The cheapest way from Paris to Nice is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £27 compared to other travel options to Nice:

A flight is about £17 less than a coach, which costs on average £43 for this trip.

A flight is £13 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Paris to Nice costing on average £40.

What is the fastest way to Nice from Paris?

The fastest way from Paris to Nice is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

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

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

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h   of travel time.

What is the distance from Paris to Nice?

The distance from Paris to Nice is approximately 425 miles (685 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Paris to Nice?

The average frequency per day from Paris to Nice is:

  • 5 trains a day.

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

When going from Paris to Nice, where do I depart from Paris and where do I arrive 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 mostly leave from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and tend to 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 get me from Paris to Nice?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Paris 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 Paris to Nice tickets on Omio for £27.
  • BlaBlaCar Bus can get you to Nice by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with BlaBlaCar Bus from Paris to Nice for £43 on Omio.
  • SNCF | TGV INOUI can get you to Nice by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SNCF | TGV INOUI from Paris to Nice for £40 on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Paris to Nice?

Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Nice with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct flight services to Nice with Air France with around direct flights every day.
  • You can find direct coaches per day to take to Nice with BlaBlaCar.
  • You can check for a direct train to Nice with SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | Intercités de nuit with 5 direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Nice tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Nice from Paris?
Omio customers who travel from Paris to Nice often also extend their holiday to go to Milan, Marseille or Barcelona. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Nice and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I buy tickets to Nice from Paris online for the best deals?

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

  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is on average £27 one way.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £43 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £40 one way for this route.

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