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Taking the Train from La Spezia to Nice

La Spezia is one of the most beautiful coastal cities in Italy, while Nice is one of the prettiest in France, and you can travel from one to the other in just five hours on board Frecciabianca, Intercity and Thello trains. It’s a stunning journey, and you’ll get lots of onboard comforts like Wi-Fi and refreshments for your convenience.

Arriving in the centre of Nice, you’ll step straight out of the train station and find yourself mere minutes away from the Promenade des Anglais, ready to snap some selfies in the heart of the French Riviera. Need a little more info before you decide? Scroll down for further details, including train times, ticket prices and FAQs.

Journey timeFrom 5h 08m
Price$24.27 - $66.78
Distance209km (130 miles)
Departure stationLa Spezia Centrale
Arrival stationNice Ville
Changes1 change
Train and bus operators

La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville train times

Check out the next trains departing from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville for Monday 9th Dec 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDurationTrainOperated by
06:3812:005h 22m, 1 changeIntercity 658, Eurocity 142Trenitalia, Thello
07:5013:205h 30m, 2 changesRegionale 11366, Regionale 11344+1Trenitalia, SNCF
09:1314:215h 08m, 2 changesFrecciabianca 8604, Intercity 660+1Trenitalia, SNCF
09:5015:245h 34m, 2 changesRegionale 11368, Regionale 11346+1Trenitalia, SNCF
10:4616:005h 14m, 1 changeFrecciabianca 8606, Eurocity 144Trenitalia, Thello
11:5017:215h 31m, 2 changesRegionale 11370, Regionale 11350+1Trenitalia, SNCF
13:5019:205h 30m, 2 changesRegionale 11372, Regionale 11352+1Trenitalia, SNCF
14:3819:595h 21m, 1 changeIntercity 674, Eurocity 160Trenitalia, Thello
15:5021:205h 30m, 2 changesRegionale 11374, Regionale 11354+1Trenitalia, SNCF
16:3822:546h 16m, 3 changesIntercity 680, Intercity 676+2Trenitalia, SNCF

Trenitalia, Frecciabianca, Intercity and Thello trains from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville

You can travel from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville on Trenitalia, Frecciabianca, Intercity and Thello trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

Frecciabianca trains operate outside Trenitalia high-speed lines. Offering more than 40 daily routes, they're capable of reaching a maximum speed of 200 km/h. Frecciabianca trains connect the centres of northern and southern Italy, especially on the Adriatic and Tyrrhenian coasts. All Frecciabianca trains have power sockets and large reclining seats, as well as ample space for luggage. There are two classes of service – First Class and Second Class. In First Class, customers can look forward to a welcome service with snacks and drinks and a morning newspaper.

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Trenitalia's Intercity trains run on standard lines outside the high-speed network, offering more than 90 trains a day that guarantee long and medium distance connections, ensuring wide coverage of the rail network. All Intercity trains are modern and comfortable with plenty of seats, retractable tables, power sockets, air conditioning, courtesy lights and plenty of luggage space. Intercity Night trains allow you to travel overnight in cabins with beds, berths or seating.

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Thello, part of the Trenitalia Group, is an international railway service that connects France and Italy. Thello trains provide direct connections between Paris and Venice via Dijon, and Marseille and Milan via Nice. Trains between Paris and Venice are night/sleeper trains with three service levels. Choose either Standard shared berth compartments (4-6 berth), a standard bed cabin (1-3 people) which includes a welcome drink, breakfast, bed furnishings and a toiletry set, or treat yourself to a premium cabin (1-2 people) which feature a private bathroom with sink, shower and WC. Trains between Marseille and Milan offer Standard Class seating, as well as First Class, which has wider reclining seats for extra comfort.

Cheap train tickets from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville

Train tickets from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville start at €20.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €37.74.
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avg. single price37.74

Kaufen Sie günstige Bahntickets so früh wie möglich

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 La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville by booking early.§

Seien Sie flexibel bei Ihren Reisezeiten

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.

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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!

Achten Sie auf Sonderangebote

Take a look at günstige Bahntickets to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from La Spezia Centrale 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 La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville take?

The average journey time by train between La Spezia Centrale and Nice Ville is 6 hours and 37 minutes, with around 17 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 La Spezia Centrale and Nice Ville by train?

The fastest journey time by train from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville is 5 hours and 8 minutes.

How much does the train from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville cost?

Train tickets from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville can start from as little as €20.90 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 La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville?

No, there are no direct train services from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville. Travelling from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville leave?

The first train from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville leaves at 01:04. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville leave?

The last train from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville leaves at 23:10. 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 La Spezia Centrale and Nice Ville by train?

Trains travelling from La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville cover a distance of around 209km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Nice Ville to La Spezia Centrale.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for La Spezia Centrale to Nice Ville for a typical week day using timetable data for 09/12/2019. 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 02/04/2019 for travel on 03/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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