There are 9 ways to get from Paris to French Riviera by train, bus, night bus, ferry or plane

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  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Antibes Tgv

$180 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Fréjus - Saint-Raphaël Ouibus

$33 - $46

7 alternative options

Night bus, ferry  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Paris, Massy to Sainte-Maxime
  2. Take the ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
  3. Take the ferry from Saint-Tropez to Les Issambres

$75 - $112

Fly Paris Orly to Nice, line 31 bus, travel  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE
  2. Take the line 31 bus from Gare Routiere to Gare Routiere
  3. Travel from Gare Routiere to French Riviera

Fly Paris CDG to Nice, line 31 bus, travel  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Nice (NCE) CDG - NCE
  2. Take the line 31 bus from Gare Routiere to Gare Routiere
  3. Travel from Gare Routiere to French Riviera

Fly Paris Orly to Toulon/Hyeres, bus, ferry  •  6 h 47 min

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

$84 - $384

Fly Paris Orly to Marseille, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Marseille (MRS) ORY - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Antibes

$86 - $309

Fly Paris CDG to Toulon/Hyeres, bus, ferry  •  7 h 16 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

$121 - $626

Fly Paris CDG to Marseille, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Marseille (MRS) CDG - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Antibes

$93 - $341

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to French Riviera is to bus which costs 28€ - 40€ and takes 14 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to French Riviera is to fly and bus and ferry which costs 70€ - 330€ and takes 6 h 47 min.

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The distance between Paris and French Riviera is 702 km.

It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Paris to French Riviera, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Paris, France and French Riviera, FR-93, France?

TGV operates a train from Paris to French Riviera every 4 hours. Tickets cost $180 - $200 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to French Riviera every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 12 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulon/Hyeres
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Toulon/Hyeres
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Toulon/Hyeres via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulon/Hyeres
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Paris Orly to Toulon/Hyeres via Bastia
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
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 Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
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
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Air Madagascar
Website
airmadagascar.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Antibes
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $350
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
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 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
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Fréjus - Saint-Raphaël
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Paris, Massy to Sainte-Maxime
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Envibus
Phone
04 89 87 72
Email
envibus@agglo-casa[.fr
Website
envibus.fr
Bus from Gare Routiere to Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
envibus-api.koezio.com
Varlib
Ferry operators
Les Bateaux Verts
Phone
+33 (0)494 492 939
Email
info@bateauxverts.com
Website
bateauxverts.com
Ferry from Sainte-Maxime to Saint-Tropez
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
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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