Alicante to Nice by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 23m
  • Distance
    883 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    22hr 47m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Alicante to Nice by train

Fast trains from Alicante to Nice take around 14 hours and 23 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 883 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Alicante and Nice.

1. Are there direct trains from Alicante to Nice?

Journeys between Alicante and Nice usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 10 departures on the route from Alicante to Nice 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 8 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Alicante to Nice?

The Alicante to Nice train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 23 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Alicante to Nice train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Nice is usually scheduled to depart Alicante around 06:08 and the last train is around 21:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Alicante around 06:40, and the last at 21:18.

When to book Alicante to Nice train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half 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 Alicante to Nice by train.

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Which train companies operate between Alicante and Nice?

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

  • AVE
  • Euromed
  • FS100
  • Intercités
  • TGV
  • Talgo
  • Train Express Regional

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

Nice to Alicante by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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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