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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly from Brussels  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Nice (NCE) BRU - NCE

$59 - $225

6 alternative options

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Nice (NCE) LIL - NCE

$95 - $275

Train to Paris Orly, fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE

$153 - $331

Train Thalys  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Marseille-St-Charles Thalys
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv

$315 - $393

Train inOui TGV  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Luxembourg Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Gare de Luxembourg to Gare de Metz-Ville Ter
  3. Take the train from Metz Ville to Nice Ville Tgv

$215 - $264

Bus  •  20 h

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Toulon N769
  2. Take the bus from Gare de Toulon to Gare de Nice-Ville Nice-Ville - Toulon

$77 - $123

Drive  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Nice 747.1 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Nice is to fly which costs 50€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Nice is to fly which costs 50€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Nice. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Gare de Nice-Ville via Gare de Toulon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Nice. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Nice Ville via Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 23 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Nice is 824 km. The road distance is 1195.4 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Nice without a car is to train which takes 8 h 23 min and costs 270€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to get from Brussels to Nice, including transfers.

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Brussels to Nice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Nice train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid/Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Nice is to fly which takes 4 h 42 min and costs 50€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 270€ - 350€ and takes 8 h 23 min, you could also bus, which costs 65€ - 110€ and takes 20 h.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Nice.
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  • Distance: 515.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 42 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Nice, France?

Brussels Airlines, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Brussels to Nice every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Nice via Marseille-St-Charles in around 8 h 23 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Metz Ville to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$190 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $210
1st Class
$250 - $370
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$280 - $340
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$280 - $340
1st Class
$360 - $500
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Gare de Luxembourg to Gare de Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $35
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Toulon
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Bus from Gare de Toulon to Gare de Nice-Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
en.oui.sncf
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Toulon to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
isilines.com

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Brussels to Nice bus services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de Nice-Ville station.

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Brussels to Nice train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Nice Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Nice is 1195 km. It takes approximately 11 h 14 min to drive from Brussels to Nice.

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easyJet, KLM, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Nice Airport.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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