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from Frankfurt am Main to Nice

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Nice by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Frankfurt am Main to Nice on Sep 23 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:10AMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h30 09:40AMNice Cote d'Azur Airport
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$2681One-way
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08:10AMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h30 09:40AMNice Cote d'Azur Airport
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$2681One-way
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04:30PMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h30 06:00PMNice Cote d'Azur Airport
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$2681One-way
12:05PMFrankfurt am Main Airport7h35 07:40PMNice Cote d'Azur Airport
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$2681One-way
09:15AMFrankfurt am Main Airport3h40 12:55PMNice Cote d'Azur Airport
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$3201One-way

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Thu
Sep 23
$69Flixbus
$268Lufthansa
Fri
Sep 24
$57Flixbus
$197KLM
Sat
Sep 25
$57Flixbus
$144KLM
Sun
Sep 26
$63BlaBlaCar Bus
$231HOP!
Mon
Sep 27
$56BlaBlaCar Bus
$220KLM
Tue
Sep 28
$60Flixbus
$144HOP!
Wed
Sep 29
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$208Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 30
$45Flixbus
$208Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$57Flixbus
$208Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$47Flixbus
$126Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$56BlaBlaCar Bus
$197KLM
Tue
Oct 5
$74Flixbus
$126Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
Find prices
$162HOP!
Thu
Oct 7
$57Flixbus
$164Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$56BlaBlaCar Bus
$164Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$35Flixbus
$164Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$56BlaBlaCar Bus
$126Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 11
$56BlaBlaCar Bus
$126Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 12
$74Flixbus
$126Lufthansa

Travel Information to Nice from Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance447 miles (721 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$75 - $247
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $75 (€60) • 15 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $247 (€197) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 447 miles (721 km) to Nice from Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $75 (€60). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Air France, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from Frankfurt am Main to Nice.

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FAQs
Does France have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Nice?

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Nice, France is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Nice from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Nice, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 9/21/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Frankfurt am Main to Nice.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Nice, France?

Return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from France?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from France?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany was last verified on 9/21/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Frankfurt am Main from Nice.

How do I reach Nice from Frankfurt am Main?

There are 3 ways to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Nice including taking a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Frankfurt am Main to Nice?

The cheapest way to go to Nice from Frankfurt am Main is by taking a bus, which costs on average $75 (€60).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Nice:

Taking a bus is about $172 (€138) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $247 (€197) for this journey.

A bus is $80 (€64) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Frankfurt am Main to Nice costing on average $155 (€124).

What is the quickest way from Frankfurt am Main to Nice?

The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Nice is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Nice that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 15 h 30 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 13 h 52 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Frankfurt am Main to Nice would I travel?

The Frankfurt am Main to Nice distance is around 447 miles (721 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Frankfurt am Main to Nice?

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Nice is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Frankfurt am Main and Nice as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Frankfurt am Main and in Nice?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Frankfurt am Main to Nice:

  • Flights mostly leave from Frankfurt am Main Airport and tend to arrive in Nice Cote d'Azur Airport.
  • Buses mostly leave from Frankfurt am Main, Hbf and tend to arrive in Nice, Aéroport Terminal 2.
  • Trains mostly depart from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen and arrive in Nice Ville.
Which travel companies can get me from Frankfurt am Main to Nice?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Nice, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Air France can get you to Nice by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Air France from Frankfurt am Main to Nice for $247 (€197) on Omio.
  • Flixbus can get you to Nice by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Frankfurt am Main to Nice for $75 (€60) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Nice by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Frankfurt am Main to Nice tickets on Omio for $155 (€124).
Can I travel directly to Nice from Frankfurt am Main?

Yes, there are direct services available from Frankfurt am Main to Nice with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct flight with Lufthansa.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Nice as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Nice.

Where should I go next after I travel from Frankfurt am Main to Nice?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Frankfurt am Main to Nice often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Milan or Marseille. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Frankfurt am Main and Nice itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Nice and any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket from Frankfurt am Main to Nice online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Nice, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $247 (€197) one way.
  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $75 (€60) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $155 (€124) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking Frankfurt am Main to Nice tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Frankfurt am Main
Nice
Frankfurt(Main) Hbf
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