There are 8 ways to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice by train, plane, 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.

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Train to Strasbourg, fly  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Nice (NCE) SXB - NCE

$102 - $327

Cheapest option

Bus to Basel, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Nice (NCE) BSL - NCE

$48 - $181

6 alternative options

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nice (NCE) ZRH - NCE

$122 - $365

Train TGV  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Dijon Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Nice Ville Tgv

$194 - $221

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville Hotelzug

$91 - $225

Bus  •  12 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Nice, Nice N508

$51 - $80

Bus Eurolines FR  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Zurich N11 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Nice

$59 - $134

Drive  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice 456.7 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice is to bus which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 280€ and takes 4 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice. However, there are services departing from Freiburg and arriving at Congrès / Promenade via Centre Commercial. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice. However, there are services departing from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and arriving at Nice Ville via Dijon Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 20 min.

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The distance between Freiburg im Breisgau and Nice is 479 km. The road distance is 730.7 km.

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The best way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice without a car is to train which takes 9 h 20 min and costs 160€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice, including transfers.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Freiburg station.

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Map of how to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice.
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  • Distance: 299.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

What companies run services between Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany and Nice, France?

You can take a train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice via Dijon Ville in around 9 h 20 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Nice 6 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 11 h 10 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Freiburg to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Freiburg to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $65
1st Class
$75 - $110
Train from Dijon Ville to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Trenitalia

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 Milano Centrale to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
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 Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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