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There are 6 ways to get from Lisbon to French Riviera by plane, train, ferry or bus

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 to Nice, train, ferry  •  10h 45m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Nice (NCE) LIS - NCE
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
  3. Take the ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
  4. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

79€ - 286€

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Fly to Toulon/Hyeres, bus, ferry  •  11h 50m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Toulon/Hyeres (TLN) LIS - TLN
  2. Take the bus from Hyeres Airport to Saint-Tropez Gare Routiere
  3. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

236€ - 1116€

Fly to Marseille, train, ferry  •  11h 52m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Marseille (MRS) LIS - MRS
  2. Take the train from Aix En Provence Tgv to St Raphael Valescure
  3. Take the ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
  4. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

96€ - 278€

Bus, train, ferry via Zaragoza  •  25h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Zaragoza
  2. Take the train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Aix En Provence Tgv Ave
  3. Take the bus from Aix En Provence Tgv to Saint Tropez- Gare Routiere
  4. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

125€ - 196€

Train, bus, ferry  •  26h 31m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Entroncamento Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Entroncamento to Badajoz Re
  3. Take the train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Aix En Provence Tgv Ave
  5. Take the bus from Aix En Provence Tgv to Saint Tropez- Gare Routiere
  6. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

162€ - 239€

Bus, train, ferry  •  34h

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Toulon
  2. Take the train from Toulon to St Raphael Valescure Ter / ...
  3. Take the bus from Saint-Raphaël Gare Routiere to Saint-Tropez - Gare Routiere
  4. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

118€ - 199€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to French Riviera is to fly and train and ferry which costs 75€ - 290€ and takes 10h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to French Riviera is to fly and train and ferry which costs 75€ - 290€ and takes 10h 45m.

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The distance between Lisbon and French Riviera is 1434 km.

The best way to get from Lisbon to French Riviera without a car is to bus and train and ferry via Zaragoza which takes 25h 44m and costs 120€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 10h 45m to get from Lisbon to French Riviera, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 2671+ hotels available in French Riviera. Prices start at 97€ per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to bus which takes 15m and costs 3€ - 4€.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to French Riviera.
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  • Distance: 896.1 miles
  • Duration: 10h 45m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and French Riviera, FR-93, France?

There is no direct connection from Lisbon to French Riviera. However, you can take the bus to Lisbon Airport, take the walk to Lisbon airport, fly to Nice, take the walk to Aéroport Terminal 2, take the tram to Jean Médecin, take the walk to Nice Ville, take the train to St Raphael Valescure, take the walk to Saint-Raphaël Gare Routiere, take the line 7601 bus to Sainte-Maxime - Tour Carree, take the walk to Sainte-Maxime, take the ferry to Saint-Tropez, take the ferry to Les Issambres, then take the travel to French Riviera. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Lisbon Airport, take the walk to Lisbon airport, fly to Toulon/Hyeres, take the walk to Hyeres Airport, take the bus to Saint-Tropez Gare Routiere, take the walk to Saint-Tropez, take the ferry to Les Issambres, then take the travel to French Riviera.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
Flights from Lisbon to Toulon/Hyeres via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 1400€
Flights from Lisbon to Toulon/Hyeres via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 440€
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 470€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 400€
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 420€
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 440€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 480€
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 480€
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 480€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 800€
Flights from Lisbon to Toulon/Hyeres via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 500€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 330€
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 330€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 420€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 750€
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille via Algiers
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
260€ - 600€
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
270€ - 2700€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 470€
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 13€
1st Class
12€ - 20€
Train from Zaragoza-Delicias to Aix En Provence Tgv
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 75€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
45€ - 75€
1st Class
140€ - 240€
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Aix En Provence Tgv
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
65€ - 100€
1st Class
200€ - 320€
Train from Toulon to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 15€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 28€
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
15€ - 20€
1st Class
27€ - 31€
Train from Aix En Provence Tgv to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
34€ - 39€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
34€ - 39€
1st Class
50€ - 65€
Train from Toulon to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
20€ - 25€
1st Class
36€ - 37€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
thello.com
Train from Toulon to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
thello.com
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 14€
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
8€ - 14€
Train from Entroncamento to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
14€ - 22€
Renfe

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. The high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

Rome2rio's guide to Renfe
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Varlib
Phone
0970 830 380
Website
varlib.fr
Bus from Hyeres Airport to Saint-Tropez Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
3€
Website
Varlib
Bus from Saint-Raphaël Gare Routiere to Saint-Tropez - Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
3€
Website
Varlib
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Zaragoza
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 75€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Toulon
Ave. Duration
26h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
95€ - 160€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Les Bateaux Verts
Phone
+33 (0)494 492 939
Email
info@bateauxverts.com
Website
bateauxverts.com
Ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
Ave. Duration
15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€
Website
Les Bateaux Verts
Ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€
Website
Les Bateaux Verts

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