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

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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Bus, train  •  8h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport Chamonix Sud - Bus station > Sallanches Train Station > Annecy > Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport > Lyon - Perrache Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Nice Ville Tgv

97€ - 128€

Cheapest option

Line 51 bus to Geneva, fly  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Doussard Ancienne Gare to Annecy Gare Routière
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Nice (NCE) GVA - NCE

43€ - 224€

6 alternative options

Train via Montmélian  •  9h 34m

  1. Take the train from Montmelian to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Nice Ville Tgv

105€ - 161€

Train  •  9h 47m

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud K021
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Nice Ville Tgv

139€ - 212€

Bus via Albertville Gare Routière  •  10h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Albertville to Grenoble-Gare-Routière Re01
  2. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to NICE - Gare Routière - NICE Ler 31

Bus  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Annecy to Grenoble N1156 / ...
  2. Take the bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to NICE - Gare Routière - NICE Ler 31

Drive  •  5h 15m

  1. Drive from Doussard to Nice 503 km

60€ - 90€

Line 51 bus, bus to Lyon, fly  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Doussard Ancienne Gare to Annecy Gare Routière
  2. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  3. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Nice (NCE) LYS - NCE

74€ - 250€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Doussard to Nice is to line 51 bus and fly which costs 40€ - 230€ and takes 6h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Doussard to Nice is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 5h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Doussard to Nice. However, there are services departing from Doussard Ancienne Gare and arriving at NICE - Gare Routière - NICE via Albertville and GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 33m.

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The distance between Doussard and Nice is 245 km. The road distance is 503 km.

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The best way to get from Doussard to Nice without a car is to bus and train which takes 8h 13m and costs 95€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 8h 13m to get from Doussard to Nice, including transfers.

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Doussard to Nice bus services, operated by Swiss PostAuto, depart from Albertville station.

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The best way to get from Doussard to Nice is to train via Montmélian which takes 9h 34m and costs 100€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus via Albertville Gare Routière, which costs and takes 10h 33m.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Doussard to Nice bus services, operated by Zou! LER, arrive at NICE - Gare Routière - NICE station.

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Map of how to get from Doussard to Nice.
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  • Distance: 244.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 13m

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

You can take a train from Doussard to Nice via Albertville Gare Routière, Albertville, Montmelian, and Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud in around 9h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Doussard to Nice via Albertville Gare Routière, Albertville, Grenoble-Gare-Routière, and GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE in around 10h 33m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 130€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 250€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
120€ - 310€
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
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
85€ - 100€
1st Class
90€ - 110€
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
75€ - 85€
1st Class
80€ - 95€
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 Montmelian to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 40€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
18€ - 26€
Rail 1st Class
27€ - 40€
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 Montmélian to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Annecy to Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Blablabus
Swiss PostAuto
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from GRENOBLE - Gare Routière - GRENOBLE to NICE - Gare Routière - NICE
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Zou! LER
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 Annecy, Annecy to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Annecy to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Eurolines FR
Lihsa
Phone
+33 4 26 73 40 00
Website
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Doussard Ancienne Gare to Annecy Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
3€ - 7€
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr

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Yes, the driving distance between Doussard to Nice is 503 km. It takes approximately 5h 15m to drive from Doussard to Nice.

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Swiss and easyJet offer flights from Geneva Airport to Nice Airport.

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