The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Basel to Nice is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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9 h 46 m
11 h 51 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Basel to Nice without transferring at least once.
|Distance||266 miles (429 km)|
|Average train duration||9 h 16 min|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train providers||SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV|
Trains from Basel to Nice cover the 266 miles (429 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 16 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TGV. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Nice Ville.
Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Nice, France by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Basel and Nice before traveling.
Return travel from France to Switzerland is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Basel from Nice.
When taking a train from Basel, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. When you arrive in Nice, your train can arrive in train stations including Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Basel SBB to Nice Ville.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Basel SBB, located approximately 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center of Basel. The most popular arrival train station in Nice, called Nice Ville, is located around 0.2 miles (378 m) away from its city center.
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