Cheap train tickets from Nice to Paris

Showing times and prices for Jan 26

Cheapest

$54

Average

$81

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 $ 81 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 54.

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04:52PMNice Ville5h59 10:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$541One-way
Cheapest
10:53AMNice Ville5h58 04:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$541One-way
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07:16PMNice Ville12h38 07:54AMParis Gare d'Austerlitz
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$591One-way
10:53AMNice Ville5h58 04:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$661One-way
11:53AMNice Ville5h41 05:34PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$661One-way

Train schedule from Nice to Paris

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05:28AMNice Saint-Augustin6h53 12:21PMParis Gare de Lyon
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06:52AMNice Ville8h08 03:00PMParis Gare de Lyon
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08:28AMNice Saint-Augustin6h53 03:21PMParis Gare de Lyon
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10:53AMNice Ville5h58 04:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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10:53AMNice Ville5h58 04:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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11:53AMNice Ville5h41 05:34PMParis Gare de Lyon
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01:28PMNice Saint-Augustin6h53 08:21PMParis Gare de Lyon
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03:53PMNice Ville5h58 09:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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04:52PMNice Ville5h59 10:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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07:16PMNice Ville12h38 07:54AMParis Gare d'Austerlitz
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Wed
Jan 26
$54SNCF | TGV INOUI
$54Flixbus
$89easyJet
Thu
Jan 27
$47SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$24Flixbus
$72easyJet
Fri
Jan 28
$59SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$84easyJet
Sat
Jan 29
$54SNCF | TGV INOUI
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
$70easyJet
Sun
Jan 30
$95SNCF | TGV INOUI
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$82easyJet
Mon
Jan 31
$47SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$17BlaBlaCar Bus
$55easyJet
Tue
Feb 1
$42SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$36Flixbus
$37easyJet
Wed
Feb 2
$42SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$30Flixbus
$36easyJet
Thu
Feb 3
$54SNCF | TGV INOUI
$28Flixbus
$55easyJet
Fri
Feb 4
$71SNCF | TGV INOUI
$29Flixbus
$73easyJet
Sat
Feb 5
$71SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$82easyJet
Sun
Feb 6
$83SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$29Flixbus
$74easyJet
Mon
Feb 7
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$23BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
Feb 8
$42SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$36easyJet
Wed
Feb 9
$42SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$34easyJet
Thu
Feb 10
$47SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$34easyJet
Fri
Feb 11
$83SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$62easyJet
Sat
Feb 12
$66SNCF | TGV INOUI
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$67easyJet
Sun
Feb 13
$83SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$24Flixbus
$61easyJet
Mon
Feb 14
$59SNCF | Intercités de nuit
$24Flixbus
$38easyJet

Fastest train times from Nice to Paris

Showing times and prices for Jan 26

Fastest Journey

5 h 41 m

Average

7 h 5 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

686 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Nice for Paris every day 6 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 7 h 5 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 41 m .

The slowest trains will take 12 h 38 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
11:53AMNice Ville5h41 05:34PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$661One-way
2nd Fastest
10:53AMNice Ville5h58 04:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$661One-way
2nd Fastest
10:53AMNice Ville5h58 04:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$541One-way
2nd Fastest
03:53PMNice Ville5h58 09:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$661One-way
04:52PMNice Ville5h59 10:51PMParis Gare de Lyon
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$541One-way

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Overview: Train from Nice to Paris

distanceDistance425 miles (685 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 58 min
priceAverage train ticket price$59 (€49)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | 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 route taking on average 5 h 58 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. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $47 (€39), but the average price of train tickets is $59 (€49). 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.

Travel Tips: Trains from Nice to Paris

Travel by train to Paris 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 Nice to Paris.
FAQs

How much do cheap trains from Nice to Paris cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Nice to Paris trains for as little as $47 (€39)  in the next 7 days.

How much is the train between Nice and Paris on average?

If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Nice to Paris train to cost on average $59 (€49)  one way.

How far is Paris from Nice by train?

You should expect to travel around 425 miles (685 km)  to Paris from Nice by train.

How long is the train ride between Nice and Paris?

On average the Nice to Paris train travel time is 5 h 58 min  for the 425 miles (685 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What station does the train from Nice to Paris depart from? Which Paris train station do I come into from Nice?

There are a few train stations in Nice to start your journey from including Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. In Paris you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Nice Ville   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Nice Ville, which is located around 0.2 miles (378 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Paris Gare de Lyon, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city center.

Which train companies can take me from Nice to Paris?

Take the Nice to Paris train with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | Intercités, SNCF | Intercités de nuit or SNCF | TER. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip between Nice and Paris as 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 or SNCF | Intercités de nuit, 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 purchase your train ticket.

How many train services per day are there to Paris from Nice?

The average number of trains departing Nice for Paris is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Nice to Paris?

The first Nice to Paris train departs at 9: 53 AM   and the last train from Nice to Paris leaves at 6: 16 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Nice to Paris on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How early should I buy train tickets to Paris from Nice to score the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket from Nice to Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $59 (€49) 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.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Nice Ville is the most popular Nice railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Nice for your trip to Paris.
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Public transit options for Nice Ville
Bus lines: Ligne d'Azur
Tram lines: 1
Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, TER PACA 3, TER PACA 4, TER PACA 5, TER PACA 6, Russian Railways