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There are 11 ways to get from France to Lecce by plane, train, bus, night train 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 Nice  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Brindisi (BDS) NCE - BDS

$107 - $565

Cheapest option

Train to Geneva, fly  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Brindisi (BDS) GVA - BDS

$87 - $278

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Fly from Paris Orly  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Brindisi (BDS) ORY - BDS

$103 - $372

Thello to Milan Linate, fly  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the Thello from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Brindisi (BDS) LIN - BDS

$111 - $349

Train to Basel, fly  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Brindisi (BDS) BSL - BDS

$163 - $646

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Brindisi (BDS) ZRH - BDS

$155 - $612

Train  •  18 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Lecce Fb

$253 - $335

Bus FlixBus  •  27 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Turin, Torino N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Lecce N425

$107 - $187

Bus Eurolines FR  •  33 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Naples
  2. Take the bus from Naples to Lecce

$152 - $272

Night train, train  •  22 h 15 min

  1. Take the night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale En
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lecce Fb

$197 - $302

Drive  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Lecce 1184.4 miles

$280 - $420

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The cheapest way to get from France to Lecce is to train and fly which costs 75€ - 250€ and takes 8 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from France to Lecce is to fly which costs 85€ - 330€ and takes 6 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from France to Lecce. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Lecce via Paris, Paris and Turin, Torino. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 21 min.

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The distance between France and Lecce is 1482 km. The road distance is 1895 km.

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The best way to get from France to Lecce without a car is to train which takes 18 h 10 min and costs 220€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from France to Lecce, including transfers.

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France to Lecce bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from France to Lecce is to fly which takes 6 h 58 min and costs 90€ - 500€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 220€ - 300€ and takes 18 h 10 min, you could also bus, which costs 90€ - 170€ and takes 27 h 21 min.

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There is no direct flight from Nice Airport to Brindisi Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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France to Lecce bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lecce station.

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Map of how to get from France to Lecce.
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  • Distance: 926.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 58 min

What companies run services between France and Lecce, Italy?

Alitalia, Vueling Airlines and five other airlines fly from Nice to Lecce every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Lecce via Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Lingotto in around 18 h 10 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Brindisi via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Milan Linate to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Brindisi via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Brindisi via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Brindisi via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Paris Orly to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Basel to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Basel to Brindisi via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Geneva to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $450
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Brindisi via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Brindisi via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Brindisi via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Brindisi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Flights from Geneva to Brindisi via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nice to Brindisi via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Train operators
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
thello.com
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
Train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon-Part-Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Lingotto to Lecce
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Lecce
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Paris, Paris to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin, Torino to Lecce
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Naples
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Miccolis
Phone
080 5315334
Website
miccolis-spa.it
Bus from Naples to Lecce
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
miccolis-spa.it

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Yes, the driving distance between France to Lecce is 1895 km. It takes approximately 17 h 40 min to drive from France to Lecce.

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Vueling Airlines, easyJet, Eurowings and two other airlines offer flights from Nice Airport to Brindisi Airport.

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There are 2063+ hotels available in Lecce. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13 min and costs 6€.

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