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Recommended option

Fly to Strasbourg, train  •  3 h 37 min

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

$82 - $295

Cheapest option

Fly to Basel, bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Basel (BSL) NCE - BSL
  2. Take the bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Colmar

$44 - $173

5 alternative options

Fly to Zurich, train  •  5 h 59 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

$112 - $337

Train  •  8 h 37 min

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

$185 - $208

Bus Eurolines FR, train  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Lucerne
  2. Take the train from Luzern to Basel SBB 26 / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Colmar

$96 - $196

Bus Ouibus, train  •  14 h 23 min

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

$45 - $63

Drive  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Colmar 454.9 miles

$95 - $150

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 37 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Nice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
SNCF
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 Mulhouse Ville to Colmar
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $26
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$33 - $37
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
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 Avignon TGV to Colmar
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $135
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $135
1st Class
$150 - $240
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Colmar
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $19
1st Class
$25 - $35
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Train from Luzern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Colmar
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Nice - Bus station to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Colmar
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nice and Colmar is 487 km. The road distance is 728 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Colmar is to bus and train which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 14 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Nice to Colmar is to fly and train which takes 3 h 37 min and costs 70€ - 260€.

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 37 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Nice to Colmar, including transfers.