There are 6 ways to get from Nice to Faro by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Nice  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Faro (FAO) NCE - FAO

$90 - $340

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Train to Marseille, fly  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Faro (FAO) MRS - FAO

$100 - $381

Train, bus  •  18 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Sevilla Santa Justa Ave / ...
  4. Take the bus from Sevilla Santa Justa to Faro

$268 - $392

Train, bus via Huelva  •  19 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino A / ...
  4. Take the bus from Huelva to Vila Real Santo Antonio 83
  5. Take the train from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Bom Joao

$253 - $385

Bus  •  32 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Faro

$180 - $260

Drive  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Faro 1155 miles

$260 - $380

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice and arriving at Faro. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 32 h 15 min.

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The distance between Nice and Faro is 1483 km. The road distance is 1847.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Faro without a car is to train and bus which takes 18 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Nice to Faro, including transfers.

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Nice to Faro bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Nice station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Faro is to fly which takes 5 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 32 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Faro Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 35 min.

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Nice to Faro bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Faro station.

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Faro is 1 h behind Nice. It is currently 2:41 AM in Nice and 1:41 AM in Faro.

Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Faro is 1848 km. It takes approximately 17 h 32 min to drive from Nice to Faro.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Faro.
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  • Distance: 927.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Faro, Portugal?

easyJet, Iberia and five other airlines fly from Nice to Faro every 4 hours. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Nice to Faro 3 times a week. Tickets cost $180 - $260 and the journey takes 32 h 15 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Nice to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Nice to Faro via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Flights from Nice to Faro via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Marseille to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Nice to Faro via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nice to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Nice to Faro via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Faro via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Faro
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Faro via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
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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Contact Details
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 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Avignon TGV to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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 - $130
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Real Santo Antonio to Bom Joao
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$5 - $7
1st Class
$5 - $8
Bus operators
InterNorte
Phone
707 200 512
Website
internorte.pt
Bus from Sevilla Santa Justa to Faro
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Schedules at
internorte.pt
Bus from Huelva to Vila Real Santo Antonio
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
internorte.pt
EVA Transportes
Phone
707 223 344
Email
reservas@eva-bus.com
Website
eva-bus.com
Bus from Huelva to Vila Real de Santo António
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
eva-bus.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Faro
Ave. Duration
32 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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More Questions & Answers

Lufthansa, Iberia, TAP Portugal and two other airlines offer flights from Nice Airport to Faro Airport.

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Book your Nice to Faro bus tickets online with Busbud.

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There are 1629+ hotels available in Faro. Prices start at $69 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 .

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