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Paris - Nice
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Main stations in Paris and Nice
Paris Gare de LyonOpening hours: Monday to Friday: 5:45am to 9:45pm
Saturday and Sunday: 5:45am to 9:45pm Trains operating in and from this station:
High speed trains (TGV), Regional trains (TER, Corail)
SNCF rail agents, Car Parking, Currency exchange, Ticket Office, Assistance for disabled, Lockers, Lounge, Lost and found, Tourist Information Point, Toilets, Luggage storage, Wi-Fi Internet, ATM and Phone cabins.
Paris AusterlitzOpening hours: Monday to Friday: 4:30am to 1am
Saturday and Sunday: 4:30am to 1am Trains operating in and from this station:
High speed trains (TGV), Regional trains (TER, Corail), Intercity trains, Night trains (Elipsos)
SNCF rail agents, Ticket vending machine, Currency Exchange, Wheelchairs and boarding ramps, Lost and found, Police station, Tourist Information Point, Toilets, Luggage storage, Wi-Fi Internet, ATM and Phone cabins.
Nice VilleOpening hours: Monday to Friday: 5am to 12:30am
Saturday and Sunday: 5am to 12:30am
Public holidays: 5am to 12:30am
Trains operating in and from this station:
High speed trains (TGV), Regional trains (TER)
SNCF rail agents, Assistance for disabled persons and junior travellers, Lost and found, Police station, Tourist Information Point, Toilets, Luggage storage, Wi-Fi Internet, ATM and Phone cabins.
Travel inspiration in Paris and Nice
Your travel by train from Paris to Nice
Travellers visiting Nice from Paris can take the high speed TGV trains which serve the two cities in just over five and a half hours. On board France’s flagship trains a buffet car offers hot and cold refreshments. Standard class is spacious and comfortable but for a little more luxury and extra legroom passengers can opt for First class seating.
Paris’ Gare de Lyon is in a central position and is easily accessed by public transport such as the metro, buses and the RER. The journey to Nice includes a spectacular section along the Cote d’Azur and Nice the station is located in the heart of the city moments from the inviting Mediterranean. Nice is an easy city to get around by foot and the station has good public transport links and the airport is linked by train and bus.
For travellers visiting Nice from Paris and returning to the French capital, a point to point ticket is the best option but for anyone looking to take the TGV around France, a France Rail Pass is a good choice. Travellers who wish to visit another country should check out other rail pass options too.
Visit Nice and discover other popular train journeys
Nice attracts sun worshippers, shopaholics, boat lovers and anyone who enjoys the ambience of a relaxed coastal city. Visitors take afternoon strolls along the waterfront and the Promenade des Anglais, or enjoy a seafood lunch in the bustling Old Town. For a bit of culture there are 20 museums including the Museum of Modern Art and the Musee de Matisse which follows the artist’s development during his years in the seaside city.
From Nice, a beautiful train ride along the glittering coast is glamorous Cannes, which holds the world famous film festival once a year, or why not visit the magnificent Monaco?