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There are 8 ways to get from Brussels to Nice by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Brussels  •  4h 28m

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

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Train to Luxembourg, fly  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Luxembourg to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Nice (NCE) LUX - NCE

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Train to Lille Lesquin, fly  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Nice (NCE) LIL - NCE

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Nice (NCE) AMS - NCE

Train  •  8h 53m

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

Train, bus  •  16h 16m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord Thalys
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Nice - Airport T2 BlaBlaCar / ...

Bus  •  20h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Genoa N506
  2. Take the bus from Genoa to Nice 482 / ...

Drive  •  11h 10m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Nice 1176.5 km

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Nice is to bus which costs €60 - €80 and takes 20h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Nice is to fly which costs €75 - €290 and takes 4h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Nice. However, there are services departing from Brussels-North train station and arriving at Nice via Genoa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Nice. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and arriving at Nice Ville via Marseille St Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 53m.

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It is 824 km from Brussels to Nice. It is approximately 1176.5 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Nice without a car is to train which takes 8h 53m and costs €170 - €460.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Brussels to Nice, including transfers.

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Brussels to Nice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brussels-North train station.

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

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The best way to get from Brussels to Nice is to fly which takes 4h 28m and costs €75 - €290. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €170 - €460 and takes 8h 53m, you could also bus, which costs €60 - €80 and takes 20h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Nice.
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  • Distance: 824.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 28m

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 8h 53m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €450
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €450
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €320
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nice via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€65 - €380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €950
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €950
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nice via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Luxembourg to Nice via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Luxembourg to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €460
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €700
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Luxembourg to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €440
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €950
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €950
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €430
Flights from Luxembourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €420
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€80 - €450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nice via London City
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €1200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nice via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€200 - €750
Train operators
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
sncf-connect.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€32 - €38
1st Class
€27 - €32
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€150 - €210
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€150 - €180
1st Class
€180 - €210
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€45 - €55
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€190 - €400
Website
Thalys
Standard
€190 - €260
Comfort
€200 - €270
Premium
€290 - €400
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €160
Website
Thalys
Standard
€75 - €110
Comfort
€90 - €120
Premium
€110 - €160
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruxelles-Luxembourg to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €28
1st Class
€30 - €45
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€27 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Bus operators
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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Nice - Airport T2
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
Blablabus
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Genoa
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Genoa to Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Nice is 1176 km. It takes approximately 11h 10m to drive from Brussels to Nice.

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KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Nice Airport.

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Book your Brussels to Nice train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Brussels to Nice bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs €8 - €10.

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