Nice to Calais by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:02
  • Last train
    20:05
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 19m

Travelling from Nice to Calais by train

Fast trains from Nice to Calais take around 8 hours and 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 903 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nice and Calais.

Are there direct trains from Nice to Calais?

Journeys between Nice and Calais usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Nice to Calais every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

How long is the train journey from Nice to Calais?

The Nice to Calais train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Nice to Calais train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Calais is usually scheduled to depart Nice around 06:57 and the last train is around 20:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nice around 06:02, and the last at 20:05.

When to book Nice to Calais train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Nice to Calais by train.

Which train companies operate between Nice and Calais?

More than one train company operates on the route from Nice to Calais, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercités de Nuit
  • TGV

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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