There are 11 ways to get from Canterbury to Nice by train, plane, bus, night bus, car train, car or car ferry

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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Train to London City, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Nice (NCE) LCY - NCE

$144 - $294

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Bus  •  22 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Canterbury to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Nice - Airport Ouibus

$57 - $78

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Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Nice (NCE) LHR - NCE

$137 - $386

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Nice (NCE) LGW - NCE

$93 - $272

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Nice (NCE) STN - NCE

$116 - $281

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Nice (NCE) LTN - NCE

$101 - $286

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Nice (NCE) SEN - NCE

$135 - $425

Train  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nice Ville Tgv

$259 - $420

Night bus, bus  •  24 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Canterbury to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Nice, Nice N719

$78 - $124

Eurotunnel, drive  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Nice

$380 - $469

Car ferry, drive  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Nice

$188 - $281

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The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Nice is to bus which costs £40 - £60 and takes 22 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Nice is to train and fly which costs £110 - £230 and takes 5 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury to Nice. However, there are services departing from Canterbury and arriving at Congrès / Promenade via Paris City Centre - Bercy and Aéroport / Promenade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Nice. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Nice Ville via Ashford(Kent) Int., Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 21 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Nice is 601 miles.

The best way to get from Canterbury to Nice without a car is to train which takes 10 h 21 min and costs £190 - £320.

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It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Canterbury to Nice, including transfers.

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Canterbury to Nice bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Canterbury station.

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Canterbury to Nice train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford(Kent) Int. station.

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The best way to get from Canterbury to Nice is to train which takes 10 h 21 min and costs £190 - £320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £60 and takes 22 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Nice.
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  • Distance: 600.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 51 min

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Nice, France?

You can take a train from Canterbury to Nice via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 10 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Canterbury to Nice via Paris City Centre - Bercy, Nice - Airport, and Aéroport / Promenade in around 22 h 6 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Nice via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from London Luton to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Southend to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Southend to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Southend to Nice via Faro
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Southend to Nice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Southend to Nice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Southend to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Southend to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Greater Anglia
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $360
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Canterbury to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Ouibus
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from London City Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Canterbury to Nice bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Nice - Airport station.

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Nice is 1 h ahead of Canterbury. It is currently 4:24 PM in Canterbury and 5:24 PM in Nice.

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

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British Airways, KLM, Swiss and Luxair offer flights from London City Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 3964+ hotels available in Nice. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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