You can get from Paris to Nice by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Nice on 24 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||425 miles (685 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||£12 - £95|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £12 • 12 h 55 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £95 • 1 h 25 min|
|Popular travel companies||BlaBlaCar Bus, easyJet or SNCF | Intercités de nuit|
Travel 425 miles (685 km) by coach, flight or train from Paris to 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 coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £12. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus, easyJet or SNCF | Intercités de nuit among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train 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.
You can travel from Paris to Nice 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.
The cheapest way from Paris to Nice is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £12 compared to other travel options to Nice:
A coach is generally £83 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £95 from Paris to Nice.
A coach is generally £22 less than a train for the same trip. A train costs on average £34 from Paris to Nice.
The fastest way to get to Nice from Paris is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 25 min.
There are alternative travel options to Nice that 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 5 h 41 min of travel time.
Nice is approximately 425 miles (685 km) away from Paris.
The average frequency per day from Paris to Nice is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Paris to Nice as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling 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:
Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Nice with the following travel companies:
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 book tickets for this journey.
When planning your trip from Paris to Nice, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Paris and Nice online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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