There are 7 ways to get from Pau to Nice 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 Pau  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Pau (PUF) to Nice (NCE) PUF - NCE

$90 - $494

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Pau - Université to Nice - Airport Ouibus

$37 - $48

5 alternative options

Train to Biarritz, fly  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Pau to Bayonne
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Nice (NCE) BIQ - NCE

$117 - $406

Train to Toulouse, fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Pau to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Nice (NCE) TLS - NCE

$88 - $237

Train  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Pau to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv

$125 - $189

Bus Isilines  •  13 h

  1. Take the bus from Pau to Montpellier
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Nice

$48 - $69

Drive  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Pau to Nice 467.9 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pau to Nice is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 12 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pau to Nice is to fly which costs 75€ - 430€ and takes 3 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pau to Nice. However, there are services departing from Pau - Université and arriving at Gambetta / Promenade via Aéroport / Promenade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pau to Nice. However, there are services departing from Pau and arriving at Nice Ville via Toulouse-Matabiau and Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 14 min.

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The distance between Pau and Nice is 617 km. The road distance is 748.6 km.

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The best way to get from Pau to Nice without a car is to train which takes 11 h 14 min and costs 100€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Pau to Nice, including transfers.

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Pau to Nice bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Pau - Université station.

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Pau to Nice train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Pau station.

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The best way to get from Pau to Nice is to fly which takes 3 h 46 min and costs 75€ - 430€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 100€ - 170€ and takes 11 h 14 min, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 12 h 13 min.

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Map of how to get from Pau to Nice.
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  • Distance: 385.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Pau, France and Nice, France?

Volotea, Hop! and Air France fly from Pau to Nice twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pau to Nice via Toulouse-Matabiau and Marseille-St-Charles in around 11 h 14 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Pau to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Pau to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $1,000
Flights from Biarritz to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Biarritz to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Toulouse to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Pau to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Pau to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $1,000
Flights from Biarritz to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Biarritz to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Toulouse to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Pau to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Pau to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Pau to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $130
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Pau - Université to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Pau to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.com
Bus from Montpellier to Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
isilines.com

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