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There are 8 ways to get from Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt  •  4h 42m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Nice (NCE) BER - NCE

€58 - €227

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Fly from Berlin Tegel  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Nice (NCE) TXL - NCE

€74 - €356

Train to Leipzig, fly  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Nice (NCE) LEJ - NCE

€88 - €413

Train to Hamburg, fly  •  6h 22m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Nice (NCE) HAM - NCE

€64 - €332

Train  •  17h 15m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Marseille St Charles Tgv
  3. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville Tgv / ...

€300 - €467

Train via Basel  •  17h 37m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Basel Sbb Ice
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Nice Ville Tgv

€298 - €422

Bus  •  23h

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Milan N95
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Nice Airport N778 / ...

€66 - €89

Drive  •  12h 27m

  1. Drive from Berlin Hbf to Nice Airport (NCE) 1353.2 km

€140 - €220

Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) by train, walk and tram

The journey time between Berlin and Nice Airport (NCE) is around 23h 57m and covers a distance of around 1838 km. The fastest journey normally takes 23h 46m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, TGV inOui and others, the Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) service departs from Berlin Hbf and arrives in Aéroport Terminal 2. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
23h 57m
Fastest journey time:
23h 46m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€267
Carbon emissions:
96 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:28
Last service departs at:
09:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) train, walk and tram schedules

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  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nice Airport (NCE) is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Nice Airport (NCE) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Nice Airport (NCE) is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

Yes, entry into Germany from France is currently restricted.

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) is to bus which costs €65 - €90 and takes 23h.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) is to fly which costs €55 - €230 and takes 4h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin station to Nice Airport (NCE). However, there are services departing from Berlin central bus station and arriving at Nice Airport via Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE). However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Aéroport Terminal 2 via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Marseille St Charles and Durandy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 15m.

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The distance between Berlin and Nice Airport (NCE) is 1087 km. The road distance is 1353.2 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) without a car is to train which takes 17h 15m and costs €300 - €470.

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE), including transfers.

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Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) is to fly which takes 4h 42m and costs €55 - €230. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €300 - €470 and takes 17h 15m, you could also bus, which costs €65 - €90 and takes 23h.

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  • Distance: 1087.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 42m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Nice Airport (NCE), France?

easyJet, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Hbf to Nice Airport (NCE) via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Marseille St Charles, Nice Ville, and Durandy in around 17h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €340
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €350
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nice via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €380
Flights from Leipzig to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Leipzig to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Leipzig to Nice via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€110 - €600
Flights from Leipzig to Nice via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €600
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €400
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €310
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €310
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €310
Flights from Hamburg to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€90 - €140
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Leipzig to Nice via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€75 - €300
Flights from Hamburg to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €240
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€60 - €240
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €400
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €280
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €360
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Nice via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €360
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Leipzig to Nice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €330
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €430
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€150 - €210
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
TGV inOui

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.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€140 - €210
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€140 - €170
1st Class
€170 - €210
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €55
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
7h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€130 - €190
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€130 - €160
1st Class
€150 - €190
SNCF

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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€27 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Nice-Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Milan
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan to Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
Blablabus

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nice Airport station.

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Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Nice Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) is 1353 km. It takes approximately 12h 27m to drive from Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE).

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KLM, Eurowings, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Nice Airport.

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Book your Berlin to Nice Airport (NCE) bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 748+ hotels available in Nice Airport (NCE). Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs €2 - €8.

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