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London to Nice by train

Ever considered taking the train from London to Nice instead of flying there? It might not be the fastest way to get to Nice, but it’s certainly the eco-friendliest, with none of the baggage or liquid restrictions associated with air travel. Thanks to Eurostar and SNCF you can complete the journey in comfort on high-speed trains. From London’s central St. Pancras station, you can reach Nice Ville in nine and a half hours, with just one change in Paris along the way.

So, why would you opt for the train from London to Nice when flying gets you there in a couple of hours? Well, air travel involves trekking to far off airports and waiting in long security times. With train travel, you have the bonus of city centre stations, short security checks, and scenic views.

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London St-Pancras to Nice Ville by train

It takes an average of 10h 19m to travel from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville by train, over a distance of around 640 miles (1030 km). There are normally 2 trains per day travelling from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville and tickets for this journey start from $96.11 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 10h 6m
PriceFrom $96.11
Distance640 miles (1030 km)
Frequency2 trains per day
First train11:04
Last train12:01
Departure stationLondon St-Pancras
Arrival stationNice Ville
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsBlaBlaBus

Cheap train tickets from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville

The price of train tickets from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville starts at $96.11 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for London St-Pancras to Nice Ville

Want to know more about your journey from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville take?

The average journey time by train between London St-Pancras and Nice Ville is 10 hours and 19 minutes, with around 2 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between London St-Pancras and Nice Ville by train?

The fastest journey time by train from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville is 10 hours and 6 minutes.

How much does the train from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville cost?

Train tickets from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville can start from as little as $96.11 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville?

No, there are no direct train services from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville. Travelling from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville leave?

The first train from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville leaves at 11:04. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville leave?

The last train from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville leaves at 12:01. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between London St-Pancras and Nice Ville by train?

Trains travelling from London St-Pancras to Nice Ville cover a distance of around 640 miles (1030 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for London St-Pancras to Nice Ville for a typical week day using timetable data for . On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 09/27/2021 for travel on 09/27/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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