The cheapest trains from Nice to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Cheapest

$77

Average

$118

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 Nice to Paris will cost around $ 118 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 77.

Cheapest
04:51PMNice Ville6h03 10:54PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$771One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:53AMNice Ville5h44 01:37PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$1011One-way
11:53AMNice Ville6h08 06:01PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$1091One-way
09:53AMNice Ville6h08 04:01PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$1161One-way
03:53PMNice Ville6h02 09:55PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$1331One-way

Timetable Nice to Paris

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07:53AMNice Ville5h44 01:37PMParis Gare de Lyon
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09:53AMNice Ville6h08 04:01PMParis Gare de Lyon
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11:53AMNice Ville6h08 06:01PMParis Gare de Lyon
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01:23PMNice Ville7h07 08:30PMParis Gare de Lyon
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03:53PMNice Ville6h02 09:55PMParis Gare de Lyon
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04:51PMNice Ville6h03 10:54PMParis Gare de Lyon
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Wed
Sep 22
$82SNCF | TGV INOUI
$133Flixbus
$104easyJet
Thu
Sep 23
$68SNCF | TGV INOUI
$60Flixbus
$72easyJet
Fri
Sep 24
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$55BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
Sep 25
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$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
Sep 26
$164SNCF | TGV INOUI
$61Flixbus
$123easyJet
Mon
Sep 27
$118SNCF | TGV INOUI
$30Flixbus
$131easyJet
Tue
Sep 28
$68SNCF | TGV INOUI
$42Flixbus
$90easyJet
Wed
Sep 29
$68SNCF | TGV INOUI
$48Flixbus
$56easyJet
Thu
Sep 30
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$24BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
Oct 1
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$31BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sat
Oct 2
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$24BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
Oct 3
$126SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$88easyJet
Mon
Oct 4
$68SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25Flixbus
$85easyJet
Tue
Oct 5
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
$42Flixbus
$45easyJet
Wed
Oct 6
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
$37Flixbus
$42easyJet
Thu
Oct 7
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
$26Flixbus
$42easyJet
Fri
Oct 8
$68SNCF | TGV INOUI
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$84easyJet
Sat
Oct 9
$50SNCF | TGV INOUI
$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$55easyJet
Sun
Oct 10
$86SNCF | TGV INOUI
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$45easyJet
Mon
Oct 11
$48SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$25Flixbus
$71easyJet
Tue
Oct 12
$44SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$39Flixbus
$42easyJet

The fastest trains from Nice to Paris

Showing times and prices for Sep 23

Fastest Journey

5 h 44 m

Average

6 h 12 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

686 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Nice for Paris every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 686 km distance in an average of 6 h 12 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 44 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 7 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
07:53AMNice Ville5h44 01:37PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$1011One-way
2nd Fastest
03:53PMNice Ville6h02 09:55PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$1331One-way
04:51PMNice Ville6h03 10:54PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$771One-way
09:53AMNice Ville6h08 04:01PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$1161One-way
11:53AMNice Ville6h08 06:01PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$1091One-way

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Train Information to Paris from Nice

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$96 (€77)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER

Trains from Nice to Paris cover the 425 miles (685 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 44 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $96 (€77), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $68 (€55). Travelers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Trains from Nice to Paris

Trains in France are a convenient way to travel between cities. SNCF offers a number of domestic and international train routes in Europe. Direct trains from Nice to Paris take approximately 5½ hours. A number of indirect services with changes at Lyon, Marseilles or Valence take up to 6½ hours. The first direct weekday train departs Nice early morning arriving in Paris around lunchtime with further services approximately every hour. The first train on a Sunday departs from Nice a little later. The final train of each day departs from Nice late afternoon, arriving in Paris before midnight.

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Nice to Paris Train Cost

Average prices for trains from Nice to Paris when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€101

1 Day in Advance

€114

1 Week in Advance

€105

2 Weeks in Advance

€102

1 Month in Advance

€98

3 Months in Advance

€71

Nice to Paris Trains: General Information


Travelers can offset some of cost of Nice to Paris train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.


  • autobus All trips from Nice to Paris are run by high-speed TGV trains operated by SNCF.
  • autobus Some trains from Nice to Paris are direct. Some SNCF trains may require a transfer in Marseille. All trains depart from Nice Ville train station and arrive at Paris Gare du Lyon.
  • autobus The Nice to Paris train journey takes as little as 5 hours and 38 minutes to arrive in Paris.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Nice to Paris train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.

Taking the Train from Nice

Trains for Paris depart from Nice Railway Station, located in the city center, a short walk from the main shopping areas and hotels along the beaches. Passengers further afield in Nice can easily reach the train station via tram or bus. After midnight a night bus service takes over which also serves the station.

Getting into Paris by Train

One of the most recognizable cities on Earth, Paris is famed for its Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe and it's beautiful, tree-lined boulevards. Paris is also a European center for the arts, housing some of the most famous masterpieces in the world including the Mona Lisa, the Venus di Milo and The Thinker. Trains from Nice arrive at Paris Gare du Lyon, located in the southeast of the city. From Gare du Lyon, passengers can board a Metro service on Lines 1 or 14 to reach central Paris in under ten minutes. The Parisian Metro operates from 5:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m and passengers traveling outside of those times will need to get a taxi to the station.

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Trains from Nice to Paris
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FAQs
How much does a cheap train from Nice to Paris cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Nice and Paris for as low as $68 (€55)  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket between Nice and Paris?
The train price from Nice to Paris is on average $96 (€77)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is Paris from Nice by train?
The distance from Nice to Paris by train is approximately 425 miles (685 km).
How long is the train to Paris from Nice?
While the time it takes to travel 425 miles (685 km) from Nice to Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Nice to Paris train journey time is on average 5 h 44 min.
When traveling by train from Nice to Paris, which train station in Nice do I depart from and which train station in Paris do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Nice, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Nice Ville   to Paris Gare de Lyon.

Where is the train station in Nice to go to Paris? Where is the train station in Paris located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Nice Ville, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Nice. The most popular arrival train station in Paris, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from its city center.

Which train providers should I travel with from Nice to Paris?
If you're looking for trains from Nice to Paris, you can rely on SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER to get you to Paris. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Nice to Paris route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any direct trains from Nice to Paris?
Yes, there are 10 direct trains per day from Nice to Paris with SNCF | TGV INOUI, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
How many train services are there between Nice and Paris a day?
The average number of trains departing Nice for Paris is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Nice to Paris? When does the last train depart from Nice to Paris?
The earliest train departing from Nice to Paris leaves at 5: 53 AM. The last train departing from Nice to Paris leaves at 5: 16 PM. You can find the latest Nice to Paris train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Nice and Paris for the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Nice to Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $96 (€77) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Paris from Nice are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Nice
Paris
Nice Ville
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