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Route overview
Avg. journey time8h 25m
Trains per day4
Fare range€8.00 - €267.00
Distance687km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at09:07
Last train departs at21:59
Fastest journey
Fastest route5h 47m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationParis
Destination StationNice

Paris to Nice train times

Check out the next trains departing from Paris to Nice for Tuesday 25th Dec 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
11:37
18:04
Paris
Nice
6h 27m
1 change
11:53
19:38
Paris
Nice
7h 45m
2 changes
15:07
21:04
Paris
Nice
5h 57m
Direct
16:02
22:08
Paris
Nice
6h 06m
Direct
16:37
23:38
Paris
Nice
7h 01m
1 change

SNCF, TGV and OUIGO trains from Paris to Nice

You can travel from Paris to Nice on SNCF, TGV and OUIGO 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.

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SNCF TGV

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

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SNCF TGV

TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 320 km/h. All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and removable shelves. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with more flexible train tickets and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

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OUIGO Train

OUIGO is the low-cost TGV service of SNCF. OUIGO trains have a unique comfort class, equivalent to the Second Class of a classic TGV. OUIGO tickets are only available on the internet. You also have the option to add features, such as a power socket instead, the layout of your seat in a space called tranquillity or the addition of additional luggage.

Everything you need to know about your train journey

Information included in this video is correct as of 10/12/16

Paris to Nice train prices

Train tickets from Paris to Nice start at €8.10 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Paris to Nice start at €98.92 when you book at least 28 days in advance.** Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€98.92
14 days
in advance
€100.16
Avg. single price
On the day
€115.26
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from Paris to Nice by train?

The average journey time between Paris and Nice is 8 hours and 25 minutes and the fastest journey time is 5 hours and 47 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 10 trains per day travelling from Paris to Nice. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Paris to Nice?

The first train from Paris to Nice departs at 09:07. The last train from Paris to Nice departs at 21:59. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Paris and Nice?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Paris to Nice without having to change trains. There are 4 direct trains from Paris to Nice. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Nice to Paris. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Paris to Nice.
*Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / **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 Paris to Nice for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/12/2018. 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 16/09/2018 for travel on 16/09/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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