There are 8 ways to get from Nice to Florence by bus, train, 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

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Florence 510 / ...

$27 - $40

7 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Florence

$65 - $100

Train via Genova Piazza Principe  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Pisa Centrale Fb / ...
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...

$47 - $96

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Pisa Centrale Ic
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...

$53 - $81

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Florence 266.6 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Florence  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Florence (FLR) NCE - FLR

$83 - $304

Fly to Rome, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Rome (FCO) NCE - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$81 - $234

Fly to Venice, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Venice (VCE) NCE - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$75 - $291

What companies run services between Nice, France and Florence, Italy?

You can take a bus from Nice to Florence via Aéroport / Promenade, Nice - Airport, Genoa, and Genoa, Genoa in around 6 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to Florence via Genova Piazza Principe, Pisa Centrale, and Pisa C.Le in around 7 h 9 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nice to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Nice to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Nice to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Nice to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Train operators
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Tiburtina Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nice and Florence is 320 km. The road distance is 427 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Florence is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Nice to Florence is to drive which takes 4 h 22 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

No, there is no direct train from Nice to Florence. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Firenze Smn via Genova Piazza Principe and Pisa C.Le. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 9 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice and arriving at Florence. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h.

It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to get from Nice to Florence, including transfers.