There are 9 ways to get from Nice to Carcassonne by train, bus, rideshare, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Carcassonne Ic

$81 - $124

Cheapest option

Bus via Marseille - St-Charles Bus station  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Montpellier
  3. Take the bus from Montpellier to Carcassonne

$26 - $35

7 alternative options

Bus Isilines  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Carcassonne

$30 - $50

Bus, train  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Narbonne 768
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$46 - $70

Rideshare  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nice to Carcassonne 293.8 miles

$37

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Carcassonne 293.8 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Nice to Toulouse, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Toulouse (TLS) NCE - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$68 - $207

Train to Marseille, fly to Toulouse, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Toulouse (TLS) MRS - TLS
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$108 - $418

Fly Nice to Castres, train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Castres (DCM) NCE - DCM
  2. Take the train from Labruguiere to Toulouse-Matabiau
  3. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$129 - $455

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Carcassonne is to bus which costs 22€ - 30€ and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Carcassonne is to drive which takes 4 h 25 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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The distance between Nice and Carcassonne is 400 km. The road distance is 470 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Nice to Carcassonne, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice and arriving at Carcassonne. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Carcassonne. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Carcassonne via Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 54 min.

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

You can take a train from Nice to Carcassonne via Marseille-St-Charles in around 6 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nice to Carcassonne via Aéroport / Promenade, Nice - Airport, Marseille - St-Charles Bus station, and Montpellier in around 7 h 35 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nice to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Flights from Nice to Toulouse via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Marseille to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Marseille to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Nice to Castres via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nice to Castres via Bastia
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Nice to Castres via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Nice to Castres via Ajaccio, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Nice to Castres via Bastia, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Flights from Marseille to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Marseille to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Nice to Castres via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nice to Castres via Bastia
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Nice to Castres via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Nice to Castres via Ajaccio, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Nice to Castres via Bastia, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from Nice to Toulouse via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Nice to Toulouse via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Marseille to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Marseille to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
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 Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Narbonne to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Labruguiere to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
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
Train from Narbonne to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
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 Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Montpellier to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nice to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
isilines.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nice to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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