For short distances like between Aix-en-Provence and Nice, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
What are the departure and arrival stations in Aix-en-Provence and Nice?
The trains to Nice will leave from Marseille-Provence Airport (TGV Shuttle), VITROLLES AEROPORT MARSEILLE PROVENCE or Aix-en-Provence - Gare TGV (à 18km Du Centre Ville) and will arrive at Nice Ville.
How many connections are there to go Nice from Aix-en-Provence by train per day?
If you need to travel to Nice from Aix-en-Provence please know that there are 25 train connections every day. Please know that there exist 21 routes with at least one change versus 3 direct lines. Therefore, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute. Yet, considering choosing a ticket for a direct line seems to be the best option if your priority is to stay in the same train for the whole trip.
How long do you need to get to Nice by train?
With the fastest connections you will be in Nice in 3 hours and 20 minutes, but on average it takes 3 hours and 30 minutes. The first train headed to Nice is at 06:11, while the last one leaves Aix-en-Provence at 20:12.