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

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Bus Eurolines FR  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Viareggio

$64 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus Lirosi Linee  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Pisa

$27 - $34

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Viareggio Ic

$41 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Lucca 224.6 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Pisa  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Pisa (PSA) NCE - PSA

$119 - $363

Fly to Florence, bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Florence (FLR) NCE - FLR
  2. Take the bus from Viale Guidoni to Viale Regina Margherita Fs

$87 - $304

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The cheapest way to get from Nice to Lucca is to bus which costs 23€ - 29€ and takes 8 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Lucca is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Lucca. However, there are services departing from Nice and arriving at P.Le Verdi via P.Za D'Azeglio Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Lucca. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Lucca via Ventimiglia and Viareggio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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The distance between Nice and Lucca is 260 km. The road distance is 359.3 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Lucca without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 40 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Nice to Lucca, including transfers.

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

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Nice to Lucca train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Ventimiglia station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Lucca is to bus which takes 5 h 40 min and costs 50€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 7 h 3 min, you could also fly, which costs 100€ - 310€ and takes 6 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Lucca.
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  • Distance: 162.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

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

Eurolines FR operates a bus from Nice to Lucca 3 times a week. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Nice to Lucca once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Nice to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Nice to Pisa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Nice to Pisa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Nice to Pisa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Nice to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
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
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Nice to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $460
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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nice to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Nice to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
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
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Nice to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Nice to Pisa via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nice to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Nice to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
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
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Viareggio
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Nice to Pisa
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
vaibus.it
Bus from Viale Guidoni to Viale Regina Margherita Fs
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
vaibus.it

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There is no direct flight from Nice Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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

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Nice to Lucca train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Viareggio station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Lucca is 359 km. It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to drive from Nice to Lucca.

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Transavia Holland, Vueling Airlines, Wizz Air and four other airlines offer flights from Nice Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 3441+ hotels available in Lucca. Prices start at $58 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 6€.

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