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There are 5 ways to get from Nice to La Norma by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Turin N1719
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Oulx 480 / ...

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Train  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Torino Lingotto Re
  2. Take the train from Turin Porta Susa to Modane 641 / ...

Bus, train  •  9h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Gare Routière to Grenoble - Gare Routière Ler 31
  2. Take the train from Grenoble to Modane Tgv

Drive  •  4h 6m

  1. Drive from Nice to La Norma 387.8 km

Fly, train  •  5h 37m

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Lyon (LYS) NCE - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Modane

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The cheapest way to get from Nice to La Norma is to bus which costs €35 - €50 and takes 7h 27m.

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The fastest way to get from Nice to La Norma is to drive. Taking this option will cost €45 - €70 and takes 4h 6m.

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The distance between Nice and La Norma is 173 km. The road distance is 387.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to La Norma without a car is to bus which takes 7h 27m and costs €35 - €50.

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It takes approximately 7h 27m to get from Nice to La Norma, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nice to La Norma is to bus which takes 7h 27m and costs €35 - €50. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €45 - €120 and takes 8h 21m.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to La Norma is 388 km. It takes approximately 4h 6m to drive from Nice to La Norma.

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Air France offers flights from Nice Airport to Lyon Airport.

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Map of how to get from Nice to La Norma.
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  • Distance: 172.6 km
  • Duration: 7h 27m

What companies run services between Nice, France and La Norma, France?

You can take a bus from Nice to La Norma via Turin, Oulx, Oulx - Stazione Ferroviaria, and Modane - Stazione Sncf in around 7h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to La Norma via Ventimiglia, Torino Lingotto, Turin Porta Susa, and Modane in around 8h 21m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €270
Train operators
Trenitalia

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 Ventimiglia to Torino Lingotto
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €35
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€29 - €33
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Turin Porta Susa to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Modane
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€23 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€23 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €50
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€31 - €37
1st Class
€26 - €31
Train from Grenoble to Modane
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€30 - €40
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Modane
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €50
1st Class
€40 - €50
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice to Turin
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin to Oulx
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from Nice - Gare Routière to Grenoble - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Zou! LER

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