There are 6 ways to get from Nice to Lagos by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Faro, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Faro (FAO) NCE - FAO
  2. Take the bus from Faro to Lagos

$94 - $367

Cheapest option

Fly to Lisbon, train  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Lisbon (LIS) NCE - LIS
  2. Take the train from Lisboa Oriente to Tunes
  3. Take the train from Tunes to Lagos

$82 - $337

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  19 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants Ave
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Huelva-Termino A / ...
  5. Take the bus from Huelva to Lagos

$268 - $359

Bus Eurolines FR  •  32 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Lagos

$180 - $260

Bus ALSA  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the bus from Niza to Lagos

$137 - $207

Drive  •  18 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Lagos 1200 miles

$270 - $400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Lagos is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 290€ and takes 10 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Lagos is to fly and bus which costs 80€ - 320€ and takes 7 h 43 min.

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The distance between Nice and Lagos is 1533 km. The road distance is 1919.9 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 43 min to get from Nice to Lagos, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice and arriving at Lagos. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 32 h 30 min.

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

Eurolines FR operates a bus from Nice to Lagos 3 times a week. Tickets cost $180 - $260 and the journey takes 32 h 30 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 Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Nice to Lisbon via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Nice to Lisbon via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Nice to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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
Flights from Nice to Lisbon
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Faro via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Nice to Lisbon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Faro via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Nice to Lisbon via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nice to Faro via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Lisbon via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Train operators
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 Lisboa Oriente to Tunes
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Tunes to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
cp.pt
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$4 - $7
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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 Faro to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Huelva to Lagos
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Faro to Lagos
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Lagos
Ave. Duration
32 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Niza to Lagos
Ave. Duration
2 days 9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
alsa.com

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