There are 7 ways to get from Nice to Chauvet Cave by train, bus, 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  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Pierrelatte

$170 - $204

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Bus station to Valence - Bus Station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Valence - Bus Station to Site du Pont d'Arc Ouibus

$19 - $28

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Avignon - Gare TGV to Salavas 15

$83 - $95

Bus Isilines  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Avignon - Gare Routière
  2. Take the bus from Avignon - Gare Routière to Salavas 15

$38 - $45

Train, bus via Valence TGV  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Valence TGV Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Valence - Bus Station to Site du Pont d'Arc Ouibus

$104 - $121

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Chauvet Cave 208.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Lyon (LYS) NCE - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Montelimar

$176 - $425

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Chauvet Cave is to bus which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 12 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Chauvet Cave is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between Nice and Chauvet Cave is 240 km. The road distance is 333.5 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Nice to Chauvet Cave, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nice station to Chauvet Cave. However, there are services departing from Nice - Bus station and arriving at Site du Pont d'Arc via Valence - Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 43 min.

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What companies run services between Nice, France and Chauvet Cave, France?

You can take a train from Nice to Chauvet Cave via Avignon TGV, Avignon Centre, and Pierrelatte in around 4 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nice to Chauvet Cave via Avignon - Gare Routière and Salavas in around 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$26 - $220
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 Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Montelimar
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon Centre to Pierrelatte
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Le Sept
Website
lesept.fr
Bus from Avignon - Gare TGV to Salavas
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Avignon - Gare Routière to Salavas
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nice to Avignon - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Valence - Bus Station to Site du Pont d'Arc
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Nice - Bus station to Valence - Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Ouibus

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