There are 7 ways to get from Milan to Nice by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Thello  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the Thello from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville Ec / ...

$27 - $75

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Rideshare  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Nice 201.6 miles

$23

5 alternative options

Bus Eurolines IT  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Nice Avenue Felix Faure

$32 - $47

Bus Eurolines FR  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Nice

$32 - $87

Train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Milano Rogoredo to Nice Ville En

$32 - $62

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Nice 201.6 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Nice (NCE) LIN - NCE

$111 - $396

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan to Nice. However, there are services departing from via orefici p.za cordusio and arriving at Nice Avenue Felix Faure via Milano Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Nice Ville. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Milan and Nice is 248 km. The road distance is 322.6 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Nice without a car is to Thello which takes 4 h 47 min and costs .

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The Thello from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville takes 4 h 47 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Milan to Nice bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, depart from Milano Lampugnano station.

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Milan to Nice train services, operated by Thello, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Nice is to Thello which takes 4 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 50 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Milan to Nice bus services, operated by Eurolines IT, arrive at Nice Avenue Felix Faure station.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Nice.
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  • Distance: 155.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Nice, France?

Thello operates a train from Milan to Nice twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 47 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Eurolines IT operates a bus from Milan to Nice 3 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Train operators
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Rogoredo to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milan to Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Milan to Nice train services, operated by Thello, arrive at Nice Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Nice is 323 km. It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to drive from Milan to Nice.

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FlexFlight ApS offers flights from Milan Linate Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 3812+ hotels available in Nice. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Milan and Nice. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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