There are 7 ways to get from Nice to Barcelona by plane, train, bus, rideshare 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  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Barcelona (BCN) NCE - BCN

$38 - $145

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Bus station to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Barcelona City Center Ouibus / ...

$26 - $148

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants Ave

$125 - $157

Train via Marseille-St-Charles  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants Ave

$106 - $154

Bus Autocares Grupo Samar  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Barcelona

$50 - $75

Rideshare  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nice to Barcelone 413.3 miles

$54

Drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Barcelona 413.2 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Barcelona is to rideshare which costs 46€ and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Barcelona is to fly which takes 4 h 20 min and costs 30€ - 130€.

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The distance between Nice and Barcelona is 490 km. The road distance is 661 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Nice to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart three times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 10 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Nice, France and Barcelona, Spain?

Vueling Airlines, easyJet and Iberia fly from Nice to Barcelona 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to Barcelona via Avignon TGV in around 7 h 59 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Nice to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Nice to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nice - Bus station to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice - Gare Routière Vauban to Marseille - Gare Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nice to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$54
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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