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from Barcelona to Nice

You can get from Barcelona to Nice by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Nice on Sep 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:30AMBarcelona11h00 12:30PMNice
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$671One-way
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01:30AMBarcelona11h00 12:30PMNice
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$671One-way
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08:25PMBarcelona El Prat Airport1h20 09:45PMNice Cote d'Azur Airport
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$2991One-way
08:15AMBarcelona Sants9h23 05:38PMNice Ville
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$1961One-way

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Sun
Sep 19
$36Flixbus
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Mon
Sep 20
$50Flixbus
$140easyJet
Tue
Sep 21
$52Flixbus
$261Vueling
Wed
Sep 22
$50Flixbus
$112Vueling
Thu
Sep 23
$34BlaBlaCar Bus
$92Vueling
Fri
Sep 24
$36Flixbus
$66Vueling
Sat
Sep 25
$35Flixbus
$43Vueling
Sun
Sep 26
$34BlaBlaCar Bus
$39Vueling
Mon
Sep 27
$36Flixbus
$46Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
$53Union Ivkoni International
$85Vueling
Wed
Sep 29
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$46Vueling
Thu
Sep 30
$25Flixbus
$38easyJet
Fri
Oct 1
$25Flixbus
$26Vueling
Sat
Oct 2
$25Flixbus
$50Vueling
Sun
Oct 3
$25Flixbus
$29Vueling
Mon
Oct 4
$25Flixbus
$25Vueling
Tue
Oct 5
$46Union Ivkoni International
$56Vueling
Wed
Oct 6
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$59Vueling
Thu
Oct 7
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$34Vueling
Fri
Oct 8
$25Flixbus
$30Vueling
Sat
Oct 9
$25Flixbus
$72Vueling

Travel Information to Nice from Barcelona

distanceDistance304 miles (491 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$36 - $40
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $36 (€29) • 8 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $40 (€32) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling or Flixbus

Travel 304 miles (491 km) by flight or bus from Barcelona to Nice. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $36 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Vueling or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus from Barcelona to Nice.

Travel from Barcelona to Nice: Journey Details

If you are in Barcelona and want to visit the capital of the Côte d'Azur, you can choose between trains, buses and flights. However, flying is easily the fastest option available to travelers between Barcelona and Nice. The flight takes around 1 hour 25 minutes, while you can expect trains and buses to take between 9 and 10 hours. They can still be enjoyable, given the beauty of the coastal scenery, but if you are in a hurry, flying is the only sensible option.

Return trips from Nice to Barcelona are also available.

How to get from Barcelona to Nice

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Barcelona to Nice, 83,21% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Barcelona to Nice, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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Buses from Barcelona to Nice

If you want to get from Barcelona to Nice by bus, there is a single direct service every day. Operated by Flixbus, the bus from Barcelona to NIce leaves at 7:50 a.m. from the Nord bus station and arrives in Nice at 6:35 p.m, a total journey time of 10 hours 45 minutes.

Trains from Barcelona to Nice

The best way to travel by train from Barcelona to Nice is to catch a Renfe train from Barcelona Sants to Valence, before changing to a SNCF service from Valence to Nice Ville. A single service on this route leaves Barcelona at 9:25 a.m. every day, reaching Nice in 9 hours 40 minutes.

Flights from Barcelona to Nice

Flying is the fastest and simplest way to travel between the Catalan capital and Nice. Both Vueling and Easyjet offer budget flights from Barcelona to Nice, and take 1 hour 25 minutes to make the journey. The earliest flight of the day leaves at 9:20 a.m., followed by a departure at 10:45 a.m. and a final flight at 8:50 p.m. All flights take off from Barcelona El Prat Airport and touch down at Nice Côte d'Azur International Airport.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Barcelona
Nice
Barcelona, Estacion de Autobuses de Sants
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Estació d'autobusos Barcelona-Nord
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Barcelona Estació De França
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