There are 7 ways to get from Girona to Nice by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Girona Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station Tgv
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv

$94 - $141

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Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Girona Airport to Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice N758

$39 - $71

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Bus ALSA  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Gerona/Girona to Niza

$46 - $65

Bus, train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Girona to Marseille
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv

$66 - $147

Drive  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Girona to Nice 353.8 miles

$75 - $110

Train to Barcelona, fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Nice (NCE) BCN - NCE

$52 - $173

Train, train to Toulouse, fly  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Girona Station to Narbonne
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  3. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Nice (NCE) TLS - NCE

$98 - $257

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Girona to Nice. However, there are services departing from Gerona/Girona and arriving at Congrès / Promenade via Aéroport / Promenade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Girona station to Nice. However, there are services departing from Girona Station and arriving at Nice Ville via Montpellier Saint-Roch and Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 4 min.

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The distance between Girona and Nice is 409 km. The road distance is 566.2 km.

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The best way to get from Girona to Nice without a car is to train which takes 8 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 4 min to get from Girona to Nice, including transfers.

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Girona to Nice bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Gerona/Girona station.

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Girona to Nice train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Girona Station.

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The best way to get from Girona to Nice is to train which takes 8 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Girona to Nice bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Niza station.

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Map of how to get from Girona to Nice.
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  • Distance: 255.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 4 min

What companies run services between Girona, Spain and Nice, France?

You can take a train from Girona to Nice via Montpellier St. Roch Station, Montpellier Saint-Roch, and Marseille-St-Charles in around 8 h 4 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Girona to Nice 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Toulouse to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Toulouse to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona Station to Montpellier St. Roch Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona Station to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
renfe.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Narbonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $43
Train from Narbonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Gerona/Girona to Niza
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Gerona/Girona to Marsella
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Girona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Girona Airport to Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Girona to Nice train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Nice Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Girona to Nice is 566 km. It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to drive from Girona to Nice.

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Vueling Airlines and easyJet offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Nice Airport.

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