There are 5 ways to get from Lisbon to Nice by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Nice (NCE) LIS - NCE

$61 - $296

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Bus via Estremoz  •  24 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Estremoz
  2. Take the bus from Estremoz to Nice

$165 - $259

Train  •  27 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Hendaye Hot
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  4. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv

$259 - $390

Bus  •  32 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon - Sete Rios to Nice

$172 - $252

Drive  •  17 h

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Nice 1136.8 miles

$250 - $380

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No, there is no direct bus from Lisbon station to Nice. However, there are services departing from Lisbon Sete Rios Station and arriving at Nice via Estremoz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Nice. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Nice Ville via Hendaye, Bordeaux-St-Jean and Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 25 min.

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The distance between Lisbon and Nice is 1476 km. The road distance is 1818.9 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Nice without a car is to bus which takes 24 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Lisbon to Nice, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Nice bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Lisbon Sete Rios Station.

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Lisbon to Nice train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), depart from Lisboa Santa Apolonia station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Nice is to fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 55 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 27 h 25 min.

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

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Lisbon to Nice bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Nice station.

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Map of how to get from Lisbon to Nice.
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  • Distance: 922.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Nice, France?

TAP Portugal, easyJet and four other airlines fly from Lisbon to Nice every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Nice via Estremoz in around 24 h 55 min.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Train operators
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional 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 train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
13 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
cp.pt
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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $200
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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Hendaye to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $95
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
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Estremoz
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Estremoz to Nice
Ave. Duration
22 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lisbon - Sete Rios to Nice
Ave. Duration
31 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Nice is 1 h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 4:41 PM in Lisbon and 5:41 PM in Nice.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Nice is 1819 km. It takes approximately 17 h to drive from Lisbon to Nice.

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Alitalia, Lufthansa, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 3812+ hotels available in Nice. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to bus which takes 4 min and costs .

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