There are 9 ways to get from Nice to Alsace by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Strasbourg  •  2 h 50 min

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

$66 - $271

Cheapest option

Fly to Basel  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Basel (BSL) NCE - BSL

$43 - $170

7 alternative options

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 34 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  •  9 h 25 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

$263 - $302

Train  •  10 h 43 min

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

$209 - $232

Bus  •  16 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Forbach N730

$63 - $105

Bus, train  •  20 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Bus station to Strasbourg Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines Re

$59 - $88

Drive  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Lachambre 606.7 miles

$130 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Alsace is to bus and train which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 20 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Alsace is to fly which costs 55€ - 240€ and takes 2 h 50 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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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Nice to Alsace, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Alsace. However, there are services departing from Grimaldi and arriving at Lachambre - Village via Nice - Airport, Marseille, Marseille St. Charles, Forbach and St.Avold - Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 36 min.

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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 Gare De Lyon, Paris Est and Metz Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

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

Hop! and Volotea fly from Nice to Strasbourg 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to Lachambre via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, Paris Est, and Metz Ville in around 9 h 25 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
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
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 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Nice to Metz/Nancy via Bastia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
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
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
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 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Nice to Metz/Nancy via Bastia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
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 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Nice to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Train operators
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Nice Ville to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $210
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 - $130
Train from Nice Ville to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $220
1st Class
$250 - $380
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
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
Train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$27 - $45
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Nice - Bus station to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Forbach
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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