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

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 Strasbourg  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Strasbourg (SXB) NCE - SXB

$66 - $271

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Fly to Basel, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Basel (BSL) NCE - BSL
  2. Take the train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Mulhouse Ville

$56 - $187

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Fly to Metz/Nancy  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Metz/Nancy (ETZ) NCE - ETZ

$117 - $462

Fly to Luxembourg, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Luxembourg (LUX) NCE - LUX
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville

$73 - $204

Train via Paris Nord RER  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Metz Ville Tgv
  3. Take the train from Metz Ville to St Avold

$259 - $298

Train  •  10 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Metz Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to St Avold

$208 - $231

Drive  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Lachambre 606.7 miles

$130 - $190

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Alsace. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at St Avold via Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Est and Metz Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

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The distance between Nice and Alsace is 498 km. The road distance is 970.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Alsace without a car is to train which takes 9 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Nice to Alsace, including transfers.

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Nice to Alsace train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Alsace is to fly which takes 2 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 30 min.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Strasbourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Nice to Alsace train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at St Avold station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Alsace is 971 km. It takes approximately 9 h 5 min to drive from Nice to Alsace.

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Volotea and Hop! offer flights from Nice Airport to Strasbourg Airport.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Alsace.
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  • Distance: 311.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Alsace, France?

Hop! and Volotea fly from Nice to Strasbourg 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to Lachambre via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, Paris Est, and Metz Ville in around 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Nice to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Nice to Metz/Nancy via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Nice to Luxembourg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Nice to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Nice to Metz/Nancy via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Nice to Luxembourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Nice to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Luxembourg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Nice to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
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 St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$14 - $22
Train from Metz Ville to St Avold
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$240 - $360
Train from Paris Est to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Nice Ville to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$190 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $210
1st Class
$250 - $370

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The best way to get from Nice to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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