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Madrid to Nice by train

The journey from Madrid to Nice by train is 606.84 mi and takes 14 hr 52 min. There are 1 connections per day, with the first departure at 7:05 AM and the last at 7:05 AM. It is possible to travel from Madrid to Nice by train for as little as $145.74 or as much as $145.74. The best price for this journey is $145.74.

Lowest Price$145.74
Journey Duration14 hr 52 min
Connection per Day1
Lowest Price$145.74
Highest Price$145.74
First Departure7:05 AM
Last Departure7:05 AM
Distance606.84 mi
DepartureMadrid
ArrivalNice
CarriersOUIGO, TGV inOui

Madrid to Nice Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Mar 1, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Madrid to Nice?

The prices for train tickets from Madrid to Nice vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Madrid to Nice will cost $145.74. The average train ticket price is approximately $145.74. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $145.74 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Madrid to Nice.

How long will it take me to travel from Madrid to Nice by train?

The distance between Madrid and Nice is approximately 606.84 mi. In general, it will take you about 14 hr 52 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Madrid to Nice covers a distance of 606.84 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 14 hr 52 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 14 hr 52 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Madrid to Nice faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Madrid to Nice leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Madrid to Nice, which usually leaves at 7:05 AM. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 7:05 AM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Madrid to Nice leaving at 7:05 AM. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 7:05 AM.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

Which stations are used when traveling from Madrid to Nice?

You can depart from Madrid at stations such as . At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Nice at the following stations: . Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Madrid and Nice. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many daily journeys are there from Madrid to Nice?

The route from Madrid to Nice is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Madrid 1 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Madrid to Nice, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 1 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Madrid to Nice. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Madrid to Nice
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Madrid to Nice.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Madrid to Nice, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Madrid to Nice.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Nice by train

When travelling to Nice by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

In 2013, the French national railway company SNCF introduced OUIGO to offer budget-friendly TGV travel options. Choose between the lightning-fast OUIGO Grande Vitesse, reaching speeds of 300 km/h, or the more leisurely OUIGO Classique, which offers a nostalgic train ride experience.

Ticket types and facilities from Madrid to Nice

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by OUIGO when traveling from Madrid to Nice.

Standard Class / Classical

OUIGO Train Classique only have one class, which is equivalent to second class travel, which is why ticket prices are cheap. Tickets are available from €10 for adults (depending on destination) and €5 for children, and OUIGO train tickets are only available online.
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Standard Class / TGV

OUIGO Grande Vitesse offers a single class, akin to second-class travel, which accounts for its affordable ticket prices. Adult fares start at €10, depending on the destination, while children can travel for €5. Tickets for OUIGO can only be purchased online.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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You have access WiFi (OUIFI) and delve into the OUIFUN entertainment portal for an added fee.
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On Ouigo trains, only top deck seats in select coaches come with power sockets. Note that these seats come at an additional charge, and the bottom deck lacks sockets altogether.
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OUIGO lets you bring two small hand luggage items or one piece measuring 36 x 27 x 15 cm for free, along with cabin baggage at 55x35x25cm with no weight restrictions. For larger items, a fee of €5 applies for online bookings made in advance, and it goes up to €20 if you pay in-person at the station.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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In France, OUIGO's Train classique services provide an at-seat snack service, though this isn't available on the high-speed trains. For those traveling in Spain, a visit to the OUIBAR in coach 4 serves up a variety of beverages and snacks.
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Travel in comfort with all coaches being air-conditioned.
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Planning to bring along bigger items like a bike, scooter, skis, or a musical instrument? If you book online in advance, it's just a €5 fee. But, if you decide to pay at the station, the fee goes up to €20.
Services on board OUIGO and TGV inOui from Madrid to Nice
Compare services on board when travelling from Madrid to Nice by train.
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Madrid to Nice CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
68.36kg
Bus
73.25kg
Flight
195.32kg
Car
156.26kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Madrid to Nice by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Madrid and Nice are 68.36kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Madrid and Nice? By taking the train between Madrid and Nice you will save 126.96kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 4.89kg compared to a bus and 87.9kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Madrid to Nice?
A train ticket from Madrid to Nice is $145.74. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $145.74.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Madrid to Nice?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Madrid to Nice is $145.74. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Madrid and Nice by train?
Madrid to Nice is 606.84 mi.
How long does the train between Madrid and Nice take?
Madrid to Nice is on average 14 hr 52 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 14 hr 52 min.
Which companies operate from Madrid to Nice?
The train journey from Madrid to Nice is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: OUIGO and TGV inOui.
How many train connections per day go from Madrid to Nice?
Madrid to Nice has 1 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Madrid to Nice leave?
The earliest train from Madrid to Nice departs at 7:05 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Madrid to Nice depart?
The latest train from Madrid to Nice departs at 7:05 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Madrid to Nice in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $145.74 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Madrid to Nice?
There are 7 station(s) that you can depart from Madrid to go to Nice. You can go from Madrid Aeropuerto T4, Madrid Méndez Alvaro, Madrid Barajas Airport, Madrid Avenida de America Bus Station, Madrid Chamartín, Madrid Atocha and Madrid Puerta del Sol and you can arrive at Nizza Ferber, Nice-Pont-Michel, Nice Riquier and Nice-Ville.
What's the fastest journey time between Madrid to Nice by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Madrid and Nice is 14 hr 52 min.
Is there a direct train from Madrid to Nice?
Yes, there is a direct train between Madrid and Nice.
What are the CO2 emissions for Madrid to Nice by train?
The train journey from Madrid to Nice creates 68.36kg of CO2 emissions.

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