There are 7 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to French Riviera by plane, bus, ferry or train

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 Paris CDG to Nice, travel  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Nice (NCE) CDG - NCE
  2. Travel from Gare Routiere to French Riviera

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus, ferry  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, Paris CDG to Toulon
  2. Take the bus from Toulon - Gare Routiere to Saint-Tropez - Gare Routiere
  3. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

$64 - $97

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Fly Paris CDG to Toulon/Hyeres, bus, ferry  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Toulon/Hyeres (TLN) CDG - TLN
  2. Take the bus from Hyeres Airport to Saint-Tropez Gare Routiere
  3. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

$109 - $581

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Nice  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Charles De Gaulle 2 Tgv to Antony
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE

$80 - $230

Train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Antibes Tgv / ...

$104 - $153

Train, ferry  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to St-Raphael-Valescure Tgv
  2. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

$186 - $225

Bus Isilines, ferry  •  20 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris - Gallieni to Toulon
  2. Take the bus from Toulon - Gare Routiere to Saint-Tropez - Gare Routiere
  3. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

$86 - $122

Questions & Answers

The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and French Riviera is 708 km.

The best way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to French Riviera without a car is to train which takes 8 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to French Riviera, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Lufthansa, Swiss, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 2023+ hotels available in French Riviera. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to French Riviera.
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  • Distance: 442.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and French Riviera, FR-93, France?

You can take a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to French Riviera via Marseille-St-Charles, Antibes, Ch. Du Puy, and Gare Routiere in around 8 h 11 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Toulon/Hyeres
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $3,000
Flights from Paris CDG to Toulon/Hyeres via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $7,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to St-Raphael-Valescure
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $190
1st Class
$220 - $330
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Varlib
Phone
0970 830 380
Website
varlib.fr
Bus from Hyeres Airport to Saint-Tropez Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Website
Varlib
Bus from Toulon - Gare Routiere to Saint-Tropez - Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
Varlib
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris Charles-de-Gaulle Airport, Paris CDG to Toulon
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris - Gallieni to Toulon
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ferry operators
Les Bateaux Verts
Phone
+33 (0)494 492 939
Email
info@bateauxverts.com
Website
bateauxverts.com
Ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bateauxverts.com

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