There are 6 ways to get from Nice to Rome by plane, train, 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

Fly from Nice  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Rome (FCO) NCE - FCO

$53 - $184

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Rome N523

$40 - $65

4 alternative options

Train, train to Genoa, fly  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Ventimiglia
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
  3. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Rome (FCO) GOA - FCO

$68 - $313

Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

$82 - $155

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Roma Termini Ic

$77 - $109

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Rome 437.8 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Rome is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 9 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Rome is to fly which costs 45€ - 170€ and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Nice and Rome is 472 km. The road distance is 700.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Nice to Rome, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice, Nice and arriving at Rome. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Rome. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Roma Termini via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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The best way to get from Nice to Rome without a car is to train which takes 7 h 55 min and costs 70€ - 140€.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Rome.
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  • Distance: 294.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

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

Alitalia and easyJet fly from Nice to Rome 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to Rome via Milano Centrale in around 7 h 55 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Genoa to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $22
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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