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There are 6 ways to get from Nice to Turin by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Bus via Centre Commercial Cap 3000  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Turin N778

18€ - 22€

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Train via Savona  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Savona Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Savona to Torino Porta Nuova Re

23€ - 55€

Train  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Torino Porta Nuova Re

22€ - 53€

Bus  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Turin Si

Rideshare  •  3h 26m

  1. Take the rideshare from Nice to Turin 279.1 km

20€

Drive  •  2h 52m

  1. Drive from Nice to Turin 279.8 km

30€ - 50€

Nice to Turin by train

The train journey time between Nice and Turin is around 6h 58m and covers a distance of around 281 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 20m. Operated by SNCF, Thello, Trenitalia and others, the Nice to Turin train service departs from Nice Ville and arrives in Torino Porta Nuova. Typically 66 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Nice to Turin train schedules

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International entry into Italy from France

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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This applies to arrivals from France
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Turin is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Turin is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Turin is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Italy.

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Last updated: 11 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Turin is to rideshare which costs 20€ and takes 3h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Turin is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Turin. However, there are services departing from Massenet and arriving at Turin via Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice to Turin. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Torino Porta Nuova via Ventimiglia and Savona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 59m.

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The distance between Nice and Turin is 156 km. The road distance is 279.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Turin without a car is to bus via Centre Commercial Cap 3000 which takes 5h 29m and costs 17€ - 22€.

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It takes approximately 5h 29m to get from Nice to Turin, including transfers.

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Nice to Turin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nice Airport station.

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

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The best way to get from Nice to Turin is to bus via Centre Commercial Cap 3000 which takes 5h 29m and costs 17€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can train via Savona, which costs 23€ - 55€ and takes 5h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Turin.
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  • Distance: 155.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 29m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Nice Airport to Turin 4 times a week. Tickets cost 16€ - 20€ and the journey takes 3h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to Turin via Ventimiglia and Savona in around 5h 59m.

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 Savona
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
13€ - 15€
Train from Savona to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
18€ - 21€
Train from Ventimiglia to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
30€ - 33€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Savona
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Savona
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Thello
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice Airport to Turin
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Nice to Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nice to Turin
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Nice to Turin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Turin station.

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Nice to Turin train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Torino Porta Nuova station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Turin is 280 km. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Nice to Turin.

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