Why waste time with lengthy check-ins and long airport waits when you could be enjoying one of the most scenic train rides in all of Europe? Trains from Milan to Nice Ville take less than 5 hours, with lots to see along the way. Start your journey on a Trenitalia service in Milan, then make a quick change onto an SNCF service to take you into Nice-Ville station.
Upon arriving at the heart of the French Riviera, you'll step out in the centre of the city, mere minutes from iconic landmarks like the world-famous Promenade des Anglais, as well as some of the best seafood restaurants in all of France.
Ready to book? Start a search for cheap train tickets from Milan to Nice-Ville in our Journey Planner at the top of the page or keep reading for train times, FAQs and money-saving tips.
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 Milan to Nice Ville by booking early.§
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.
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!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Milan and Nice Ville is 8 hours and 2 minutes, with around 13 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Milan to Nice Ville is 5 hours and 13 minutes.
Train tickets from Milan to Nice Ville can start from as little as $21.13 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.
No, there are no direct train services from Milan to Nice Ville. Travelling from Milan to Nice Ville by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Milan to Nice Ville leaves at 06:10. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Milan to Nice Ville leaves at 22:15. 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.
Trains travelling from Milan to Nice Ville cover a distance of around 154 miles (248 km) during the journey.