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There are 9 ways to get from Nice to Colmar 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.

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Fly to Strasbourg, train  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Strasbourg (SXB) NCE - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar

$82 - $295

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Bus, train  •  14 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Bus station to Mulhouse Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Colmar Tgv

$44 - $62

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Fly to Basel, train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Basel (BSL) NCE - BSL
  2. Take the train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar

$62 - $194

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Zurich (ZRH) NCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$119 - $336

Fly to Metz/Nancy, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Metz/Nancy (ETZ) NCE - ETZ
  2. Take the train from Lorraine to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar

$148 - $496

Train inOui TGV  •  8 h 36 min

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

$184 - $211

Train via Milano Centrale  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$147 - $246

Bus  •  13 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice to Basel, Basel central station N508
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar 108 / ...

$46 - $80

Drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Colmar 454.9 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Nice to Colmar is to bus and train which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 14 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Colmar is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 260€ and takes 3 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Gare Thiers and arriving at Colmar via Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice and Basel, Basel central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Colmar via Avignon TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

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The distance between Nice and Colmar is 487 km. The road distance is 727.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Colmar without a car is to train which takes 8 h 36 min and costs 160€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Nice to Colmar, including transfers.

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Nice to Colmar bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice station.

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Nice to Colmar train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Colmar is to train which takes 8 h 36 min and costs 160€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 13 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Colmar.
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  • Distance: 304.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 44 min

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

You can take a train from Nice to Colmar via Avignon TGV in around 8 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nice to Colmar via Aéroport T.2, Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice, and Basel, Basel central station in around 13 h 48 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Nice to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Nice to Metz/Nancy via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Colmar
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $26
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Lorraine to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$31 - $37
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$31 - $37
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Avignon TGV to Colmar
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$170 - $250
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Colmar
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $18
1st Class
$24 - $30
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Colmar
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
4 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Colmar
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nice - Bus station to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Strasbourg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Nice to Colmar bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Colmar station.

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Nice to Colmar train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Colmar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Colmar is 728 km. It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to drive from Nice to Colmar.

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Volotea and Hop! offer flights from Nice Airport to Strasbourg Airport.

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There are 1198+ hotels available in Colmar. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nice to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13 min and costs 6€.

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