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There are 9 ways to get from Gaiole in Chianti to Nice by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Siena  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Siena to Florence 1509 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Florence to Nice N758 / ...

€26 - €38

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Train via Genoa  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the train from Montevarchi-Terran. to Firenze Campo Marte Re
  2. Take the train from Firenze Campo Marte to Genova P.Za Principe Fb / ...
  3. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Nice Ville Ec

€72 - €140

Train  •  9h 38m

  1. Take the train from Siena to Empoli Re
  2. Take the train from Empoli to Pisa Centrale Re
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Ventimiglia Ic

€35 - €67

Bus  •  12h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Florence - Villa Costanza to Nice - Ferber Reggio Calabria

€35 - €43

Drive  •  5h 5m

  1. Drive from Gaiole in Chianti to Nice 491 km

€60 - €90

Train to Florence, fly  •  8h 58m

  1. Take the train from Siena to Firenze Rifredi
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Nice (NCE) FLR - NCE

€77 - €233

Train, train to Pisa, fly  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the train from Siena to Empoli
  2. Take the train from Empoli to Pisa Centrale
  3. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Nice (NCE) PSA - NCE

€63 - €126

Train, train to Bologna, fly  •  10h 6m

  1. Take the train from Siena to Firenze S.M.N.
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
  3. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Nice (NCE) BLQ - NCE

€77 - €311

Train, train to Rome, fly  •  9h 32m

  1. Take the train from Siena to Firenze S.M.N.
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
  3. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Nice (NCE) FCO - NCE

€69 - €330

Gaiole in Chianti to Nice by bus

The bus journey time between Gaiole in Chianti and Nice is around 13h 35m and covers a distance of around 512 km. The fastest bus normally takes 13h 35m. Operated by Tiemme Spa, FlixBus and Gruppo Di Maio, the Gaiole in Chianti to Nice bus service departs from Gaiole and arrives in Nice. Typically three buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
13h 35m
Fastest bus time:
13h 35m
Buses per week:
3
Cheapest price:
€30
Carbon emissions:
63 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
15:05
Last bus departs at:
15:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gaiole in Chianti to Nice bus schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Gaiole in Chianti to Nice is to bus via Siena which costs €26 - €40 and takes 8h 55m.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Gaiole in Chianti to Nice. However, there are services departing from Gaiole and arriving at Nice via Siena and Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 55m.

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The distance between Gaiole in Chianti and Nice is 337 km. The road distance is 491 km.

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The best way to get from Gaiole in Chianti to Nice without a car is to bus via Siena which takes 8h 55m and costs €26 - €40.

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It takes approximately 8h 55m to get from Gaiole in Chianti to Nice, including transfers.

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Gaiole in Chianti to Nice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Siena station.

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The best way to get from Gaiole in Chianti to Nice is to bus via Siena which takes 8h 55m and costs €26 - €40. Alternatively, you can train via Genoa, which costs €70 - €140 and takes 9h 2m.

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Nice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Gaiole in Chianti to Nice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nice station.

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Map of how to get from Gaiole in Chianti to Nice.
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  • Distance: 336.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 55m

What companies run services between Gaiole in Chianti, Italy and Nice, France?

You can take a bus from Gaiole in Chianti to Nice via Siena and Florence in around 8h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gaiole in Chianti to Nice via Montevarchi-Terran., Firenze Campo Marte, and Genova P.Za Principe in around 9h 2m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €270
Flights from Pisa to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €240
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €220
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €500
Flights from Florence to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €2100
Flights from Pisa to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €480
Flights from Pisa to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €2500
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €370
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €370
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €280
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Pisa to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €250
Flights from Bologna to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €420
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €410
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €290
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Florence to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €380
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€140 - €410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Pisa to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €150
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Pisa to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €360
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €230
Train operators
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 Montevarchi-Terran. to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €8
Train from Siena to Empoli
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €10
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€8 - €10
Train from Empoli to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €8
Train from Siena to Firenze Rifredi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Siena to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€17 - €35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€32 - €35
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Campo Marte to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€20 - €28
Base Standard
€35 - €55
Base Premium
€45 - €70
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€21 - €29
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€50 - €75
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Thello
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€19 - €27
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€16 - €24
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€14 - €21
Smart Low Cost
€12 - €17
Smart Flex
€26 - €40
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €55
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€21 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €27
Smart Flex
€40 - €55
Bus operators
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 Siena to Florence
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence to Nice
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€21 - €26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Siena Station to Firenze, Villa Costanza
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it

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