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There are 3 ways to get from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Nice-Ville to Gare de Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Valence TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Grenoble Universités Gières

$211 - $278

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Gare Routière Vauban to Gare Routière 31
  2. Take the bus from Gare Routiere to Station Taau

$19 - $22

1 alternative option

Drive  •  5h 2m

  1. Drive from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) 252.1 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) is to bus which costs 17€ - 19€ and takes 9h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 5h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) station. However, there are services departing from Gare Routière Vauban and arriving at Station via Gare Routiere. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 35m.

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The distance between Nice and Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) is 178 km. The road distance is 403.3 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) without a car is to train which takes 7h 48m and costs 180€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 7h 48m to get from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain), including transfers.

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Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) bus services, operated by Ler, depart from Gare Routière Vauban station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) is to train which takes 7h 48m and costs 180€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 19€ and takes 9h 35m.

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Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) bus services, operated by Transaltitude, arrive at Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) is 403 km. It takes approximately 5h 2m to drive from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain).

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Map of how to get from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain).
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  • Distance: 111.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 48m

What companies run services between Nice, France and Alpe d'Huez (Mountain), France?

You can take a train from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) via Gare de Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille-St-Charles, Valence TGV, and Grenoble Universités Gières in around 7h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nice to Alpe d'Huez (Mountain) via Gare Routiere in around 9h 35m.

Train operators
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 Gare de Nice-Ville to Gare de Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Valence TGV to Grenoble Universités Gières
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Bus operators
Ler
Bus from Gare Routière Vauban to Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Transaltitude
Phone
+33 (0)820 083 838
Website
transaltitude.fr
Bus from Gare Routiere to Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
Transaltitude

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