There are 8 ways to get from Zürich 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 Zurich to Nice  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nice (NCE) ZRH - NCE

$72 - $263

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Torino - Bus station Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière

$53 - $84

6 alternative options

Fly Zurich to Monaco  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Monaco (MCM) ZRH - MCM

$89 - $357

Train to Basel, fly to Nice  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Nice (NCE) BSL - NCE

$80 - $237

Train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville Ec / ...

$74 - $117

Train via Ventimiglia  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia Ec / ...

$78 - $137

Bus Eurolines FR  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Nice

$50 - $120

Drive  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Nice 377.4 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Nice is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 85 and takes 12 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Nice is to fly which costs SFr 70 - SFr 270 and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Nice is 419 km. The road distance is 603.8 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Zürich to Nice, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Nice. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Nice. However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Nice Ville via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Nice, France?

FlexFlight ApS, Swiss and easyJet fly from Zürich to Nice 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Nice via Milano Centrale in around 9 h 13 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Zurich to Monaco via Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Heli Securite
Website
helicopter-saint-tropez.com
Flights from Zurich to Monaco via Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Zurich to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
Ouibus
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Zurigo to Torino
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$33
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
eurolines.it

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