There are 5 ways to get from Nice to Lake of Sainte-Croix by train, taxi, bus 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

Train, taxi  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Les Arcs Draguignan Tgv
  2. Take a taxi from Les Arcs Draguignan to Lake of Sainte-Croix

$169 - $217

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Les Arcs Draguignan Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Les Arcs to Aups - Martin Bidoure 1201

$68 - $86

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Gare Routière Vauban to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire 31

$206 - $249

Train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Nice CFP to Barrême

$212 - $261

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Lake of Sainte-Croix 85.9 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The distance between Nice and Lake of Sainte-Croix is 87 km. The road distance is 137.4 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Lake of Sainte-Croix without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Nice to Lake of Sainte-Croix, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nice to Lake of Sainte-Croix is to bus which takes 3 h 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 51 min.

Mode details

Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Lake of Sainte-Croix is 137 km. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to drive from Nice to Lake of Sainte-Croix.

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There are 367+ hotels available in Lake of Sainte-Croix. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Lake of Sainte-Croix.
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  • Distance: 54.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 14 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Lake of Sainte-Croix, France?

Lignes Express operates a bus from Nice to Lake of Sainte-Croix twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, Train Provence operates a train from Nice to Lake of Sainte-Croix twice daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 34 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Les Arcs Draguignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Les Arcs Draguignan
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$40 - $41
Train Provence
Website
trainprovence.com
Train from Nice CFP to Barrême
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
tourisme.trainprovence.com
Bus operators
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice - Gare Routière Vauban to Castellane - Place Marcel Sauvaire
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Les Arcs Draguignan to Lake of Sainte-Croix
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Allo Taxis Jean Pierre
Phone
+33 6 09 32 87 22
Website
itaxis.fr
Arnaud Georges
Phone
+33 4 94 83 00 85
Toupenot Elisabeth
Phone
+33 4 94 54 53 78

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