Duration 7h 59m
Distance 391.7 km
Average price 97€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Nice and Briançon takes 7h 59m and the fastest train takes 7h 45m. The train service runs several times per day from Nice to Briançon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train • 8h 31m

  1. Nice Ville
  2. Marseille St Charles
  3. Briançon
8h 31m
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62€ - 137€

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Briançon. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Briancon via Marseille St Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 31m.

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The distance between Nice and Briançon is 142 km. The road distance is 391.7 km.

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Nice to Briançon train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Nice Ville station.

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Nice to Briançon train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Briancon station.

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You can take a train from Nice to Briançon via Marseille St Charles in around 8h 31m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€

About TGV inOui

Train from Nice Ville to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
33€ - 38€
1st Class
52€ - 58€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Briancon
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
65€ - 80€

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€

About Thello

Train from Nice Ville to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Thello

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