There are 6 ways to get from Caen 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Nice  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to Nice (NCE) CFR - NCE

$142 - $767

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  17 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Paris City Center - Bercy Ouistreham > Caen > Paris sud - Porte d'Orléans > Paris centre - Bercy / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Nice - Bus station Paris centre - Bercy > Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Aix-en-Provence > Fréjus - Saint-Raphaël  > Nice centre - gare routière

$44 - $63

4 alternative options

Fly to Marseille, train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to Marseille (MRS) CFR - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville

$138 - $615

Train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Caen to Paris St Lazare Ic
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nice Ville Tgv

$233 - $278

Bus FlixBus  •  18 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Caen to Paris, Paris 772 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 N719

$81 - $156

Drive  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Caen to Nice 725 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Caen, France and Nice, France?

Hop! flies from Caen to Nice once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Caen to Nice via Paris St Lazare, Saint-Lazare, Gare de Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 8 h 51 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Caen to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Caen to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Flights from Caen to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Caen to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Caen to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Train operators
SNCF
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$190 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $220
1st Class
$250 - $380
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Caen to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Nice - Bus station
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Caen to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Caen to Nice?

The distance between Caen and Nice is 844 km. The road distance is 1160 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Caen to Nice?

The cheapest way to get from Caen to Nice is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 17 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Caen to Nice?

The quickest way to get from Caen to Nice is to fly which takes 3 h 34 min and costs 110€ - 650€.

Is there a direct bus between Caen and Nice?

No, there is no direct bus from Caen to Nice. However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Nice - Bus station via Paris City Center - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 11 min.

How long does it take to get from Caen to Nice?

It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Caen to Nice, including transfers.