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There are 8 ways to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Nice Airport (NCE) by plane, bus, night bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Nice

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Nice (NCE)

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train, bus

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Milan Malpensa (MXP)
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
  4. Take the bus from Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia to Nice - Airport

6 alternative options

Fly to Turin, bus

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Turin (TRN)
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Nice Airport

Fly to Genoa, bus

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Genoa (GOA)
  2. Take the bus from Savona to Nice Airport

Fly to Marseille, night bus

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Marseille (MRS)
  2. Take the night bus from Marseille to Nice Airport

Fly to Lyon, train

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Lyon (LYS)
  2. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Cannes

Fly to Toulon/Hyeres, train

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Toulon/Hyeres (TLN)
  2. Take the train from Toulon to Cannes

Fly to Geneva, train

  1. Fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Geneva (GVA)
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Cannes

Halifax (YHZ) to Nice (NCE) flights

The flight time between Halifax (YHZ) and Nice (NCE) is around 12h 23m and covers a distance of around 5445 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 27m. The fastest flight normally takes 8h 55m. Services are operated by Lufthansa, Air Canada, British Airways and others. Typically 22 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
8h 56m
Layover time:
3h 27m
Total time:
12h 23m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
8h 55m
Flight distance:
5445 km
Flights per week:
22
Cheapest price:
€263
Carbon emissions:
1104 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
11:45
Last flight departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Halifax (YHZ) to Nice (NCE) flight schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Nice Airport (NCE) is to fly and train and bus which costs $340 - $1,300 and takes 16h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Nice Airport (NCE) is to fly which costs $390 - $1,400 and takes 8h 55m.

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The distance between Halifax Airport (YHZ) and Nice Airport (NCE) is 5445 km.

It takes approximately 8h 55m to fly from Halifax (YHZ) to Nice (NCE), including transfers and time at the airport.

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There is no direct flight from Halifax Airport to Nice Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 55m and has one stopover.

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Nice Airport (NCE) is 5h ahead of Halifax Airport (YHZ). It is currently 4:42 PM in Halifax Airport (YHZ) and 9:42 PM in Nice Airport (NCE).

British Airways, Air France, Aer Lingus and five other airlines offer flights from Halifax Airport to Nice Airport.

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Map of how to get from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Nice Airport (NCE).
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  • Distance: 5445.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 55m

What companies run services between Halifax Airport (YHZ), Canada and Nice Airport (NCE), France?

Lufthansa, Air Canada and eight other airlines fly from Halifax Airport (YHZ) to Nice Airport (NCE) 3 times a day.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Halifax to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€310 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Nice via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€330 - €1100
Flights from Halifax to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€300 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Turin via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€300 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Turin via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€330 - €1100
Flights from Halifax to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 21m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€360 - €1100
Flights from Halifax to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€360 - €1100
Flights from Halifax to Genoa via London Heathrow, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€340 - €1200
Flights from Halifax to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€320 - €1000
Flights from Halifax to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€270 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Lyon via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€290 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 17m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€240 - €700
Flights from Halifax to Milan Malpensa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€260 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€240 - €750
Flights from Halifax to Milan Malpensa via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€260 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€260 - €750
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€280 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€260 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€290 - €950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Halifax to Nice via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€330 - €1100
Flights from Halifax to Nice via Montreal, Brussels
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€330 - €1100
Flights from Halifax to Turin via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€330 - €1100
Flights from Halifax to Marseille via Montreal, Brussels
Ave. Duration
13h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1100
Flights from Halifax to Lyon via Montreal
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€290 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Lyon via Montreal, Brussels
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€290 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Milan Malpensa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€260 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Milan Malpensa via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€260 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Milan Malpensa via Montreal, Brussels
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€260 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€240 - €650
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€280 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Montreal, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€290 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Montreal, Brussels
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€300 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€260 - €700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Halifax to Turin via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€250 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€200 - €750
Flights from Halifax to Toulon/Hyeres via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€470 - €1700
Flights from Halifax to Toulon/Hyeres via Glasgow, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€480 - €1700
Flights from Halifax to Toulon/Hyeres via Montreal, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 58m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1900
Flights from Halifax to Toulon/Hyeres via London Heathrow, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1800
Flights from Halifax to Toulon/Hyeres via Toronto, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €2000
Flights from Halifax to Toulon/Hyeres via Philadelphia, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€500 - €1600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Halifax to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€280 - €1000
Flights from Halifax to Turin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
13h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€280 - €1000
Flights from Halifax to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
€290 - €1100
Flights from Halifax to Lyon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€250 - €900
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€240 - €850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€280 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€220 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€220 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€220 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€260 - €700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Halifax to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€260 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€270 - €1000
Flights from Halifax to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€230 - €850
Flights from Halifax to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€220 - €850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Halifax to Turin via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€250 - €950
Flights from Halifax to Marseille via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€270 - €1000
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Halifax to Nice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€260 - €950
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Halifax to Nice via Montreal
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€370 - €1300
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Halifax to Lyon via Glasgow, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€230 - €850
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-Exupéry TGV to Cannes
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€80 - €95
1st Class
€85 - €110
Train from Toulon to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €40
1st Class
€30 - €36
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Cannes
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€80 - €95
1st Class
€90 - €110
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
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 Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €14
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 Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€17 - €20
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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 Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€29 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
Thello
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 Toulon to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€16 - €23
Rail 1st Class
€24 - €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 Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Turin to Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Savona to Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Marseille to Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Savona to Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus

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