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There are 10 ways to get from Nice to Brig by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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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Train  •  7h 44m

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Ec / ...

SFr 63 - SFr 99

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Train via Ventimiglia  •  8h 31m

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Ec / ...

SFr 40 - SFr 122

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Bus  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa 498 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genova - Stazione Marittima to Brig

SFr 66 - SFr 93

Night train, train  •  9h 34m

  1. Take the night train from Nice Ville to Milano Rogoredo R
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Domodossola Re_4

SFr 52 - SFr 123

Drive  •  5h 13m

  1. Drive from Nice to Brig 306.8 miles

SFr 60 - SFr 95

Fly to Geneva, train  •  6h 31m

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Geneva (GVA) NCE - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Brig

SFr 97 - SFr 242

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6h 45m

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Zurich (ZRH) NCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig

SFr 132 - SFr 352

Fly to Basel, train  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Basel (BSL) NCE - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Brig

SFr 105 - SFr 287

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Milan Linate (LIN) NCE - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig

SFr 119 - SFr 435

Fly to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  5h 24m

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) NCE - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola

SFr 105 - SFr 305

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Brig is to train via Ventimiglia which costs 30€ - 110€ and takes 8h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Brig is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 5h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Brig. However, there are services departing from Nice, Nice and arriving at Brig via Genova - Stazione Marittima. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Brig. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Brig via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 44m.

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The distance between Nice and Brig is 296 km. The road distance is 490.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Brig without a car is to train which takes 7h 44m and costs 55€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 7h 44m to get from Nice to Brig, including transfers.

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Nice to Brig bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nice, Nice station.

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Nice to Brig train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Brig is to train which takes 7h 44m and costs 55€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 8h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Brig.
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  • Distance: 185 miles
  • Duration: 7h 44m

What companies run services between Nice, France and Brig, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Nice to Brig via Milano Centrale in around 7h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nice to Brig via Genoa, Genoa and Genova - Stazione Marittima in around 8h 25m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 190
Flights from Nice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 240
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 420
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 340
Flights from Nice to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
SFr 85 - SFr 340
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Nice to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 170 - SFr 340
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 75
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 28
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 65
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Brig
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 55
Website
trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 24
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
SFr 19 - SFr 24
Train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 45
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
SFr 35 - SFr 45
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 45 - SFr 80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Brig
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Brig
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Brig
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 55
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 30 - SFr 45
Website
trenitalia.com
Russian Railways
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Nice Ville to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Genova - Stazione Marittima to Brig
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 75
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport T1 to Domodossola
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 10 - SFr 18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Malpensa, aeroporto to Domodossola, Stazione
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 60
Website
Swiss PostAuto

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Nice to Brig bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, arrive at Brig station.

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Nice to Brig train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Brig station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Brig is 491 km. It takes approximately 5h 13m to drive from Nice to Brig.

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Swiss and easyJet offer flights from Nice Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1217+ hotels available in Brig. Prices start at SFr 82 per night.

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The best way to get from Nice to Nice Airport is to tram which takes 28m and costs 2€.

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