The cheapest trains from Lyon to Nice

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Cheapest

$81

Average

$94

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Lyon to Nice will cost around $ 94 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 81.

Cheapest
06:28AMLyon Part Dieu4h39 11:07AMNice Ville
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$811One-way
Cheapest
02:06PMLyon Part Dieu4h35 06:41PMNice Ville
0 changes
$811One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:36AMLyon Part Dieu5h31 04:07PMNice Ville
1 changes
$851One-way
12:36PMLyon Part Dieu4h31 05:07PMNice Ville
1 changes
$1091One-way
09:07AMLyon Part Dieu5h33 02:40PMNice Ville
1 changes
$1151One-way

Timetable Lyon to Nice

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06:28AMLyon Part Dieu4h39 11:07AMNice Ville
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09:07AMLyon Part Dieu5h33 02:40PMNice Ville
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10:36AMLyon Part Dieu5h31 04:07PMNice Ville
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12:36PMLyon Part Dieu4h31 05:07PMNice Ville
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02:06PMLyon Part Dieu4h35 06:41PMNice Ville
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Tue
Sep 21
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$19Flixbus
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Wed
Sep 22
$81SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$418HOP!
Thu
Sep 23
$81SNCF | TGV INOUI
$19Flixbus
$267HOP!
Fri
Sep 24
$81SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17Flixbus
$373Air France
Sat
Sep 25
$76SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
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Sun
Sep 26
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
$261Air France
Mon
Sep 27
$81SNCF | TGV INOUI
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$335HOP!
Tue
Sep 28
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$15Flixbus
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Wed
Sep 29
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$252Air France
Thu
Sep 30
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$15Flixbus
$252Air France
Fri
Oct 1
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
$15Flixbus
$268Air France
Sat
Oct 2
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$15Flixbus
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Sun
Oct 3
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$15BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
Oct 4
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
$215Air France
Tue
Oct 5
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
$15Flixbus
$188Air France
Wed
Oct 6
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$66Air France
Thu
Oct 7
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
$15Flixbus
$188Air France
Fri
Oct 8
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$15BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
Oct 9
$44SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
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Sun
Oct 10
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$15BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
Oct 11
$47SNCF | TGV INOUI
$14Flixbus
$146Air France

The fastest trains from Lyon to Nice

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Fastest Journey

4 h 31 m

Average

4 h 57 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

297 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Lyon for Nice every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 297 km distance in an average of 4 h 57 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 4 h 31 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 33 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
12:36PMLyon Part Dieu4h31 05:07PMNice Ville
1 changes
$1091One-way
2nd Fastest
02:06PMLyon Part Dieu4h35 06:41PMNice Ville
0 changes
$811One-way
06:28AMLyon Part Dieu4h39 11:07AMNice Ville
0 changes
$811One-way
10:36AMLyon Part Dieu5h31 04:07PMNice Ville
1 changes
$851One-way
09:07AMLyon Part Dieu5h33 02:40PMNice Ville
1 changes
$1151One-way

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Train Information from Lyon to Nice

distanceDistance184 miles (297 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 39 min
priceAverage train ticket price$72 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER

Trains from Lyon to Nice cover the 184 miles (297 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 39 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $72 (€58), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $44 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Nice Ville.

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Trains from Lyon to Nice
Travel by train 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 Lyon to Nice.
FAQs
How much does a cheap train from Lyon to Nice cost?
Train tickets to Nice from Lyon for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $44 (€35)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is the train between Lyon and Nice on average?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lyon to Nice train price to come in at an average of $72 (€58)  one way.
How far is Lyon to Nice by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Lyon and Nice by train to be approximately 184 miles (297 km).
How many hours is the train time to Nice from Lyon?
The Lyon to Nice train duration is on average 4 h 39 min, which is to be expected when traveling 184 miles (297 km) from Lyon to Nice. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Lyon and arrival train station in Nice?

Some of the Lyon train stations to Nice you can start your journey from include Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Nice include Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arriving in Nice Ville.

Where is the departure train station in Lyon located? Where is the arrival train station in Nice located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Lyon Part Dieu and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Nice most often arrive at Nice Ville and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train companies can get me from Lyon to Nice?
When taking a train from Lyon to Nice, you can count on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TER for the best way to get you to Nice. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Lyon and Nice and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Can I find a direct train from Lyon to Nice?
Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day to Nice from Lyon. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with SNCF | TGV INOUI. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
How many train services are there between Lyon and Nice a day?
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Lyon to Nice. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Lyon to Nice? When does the last train depart from Lyon to Nice?
The earliest train departing from Lyon to Nice leaves at 10: 36 AM. The last train departing from Lyon to Nice leaves at 4: 04 PM. You can find the latest Lyon to Nice train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
When should I purchase the Lyon to Nice train for the best deals on tickets?
If you book the Lyon to Nice train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $72 (€58). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Lyon to Nice. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Nice
Lyon Part Dieu
Amenities
Refreshments
Lyon-Perrache
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