Lille to Nice route details

Route overview
Avg. journey time8h 32m
Trains per day1
Fare range€35-€359
Distance834km
First & last trains
First train departs at06:41
Last train departs at18:41
Fastest journey
Fastest route7h 32m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationLille
Destination StationNice

Train times for Sun 22 Oct

10:40
19:00
Lille
Nice
8h 20m1 change
11:11
19:57
Lille
Nice
8h 46m2 changes
12:11
19:57
Lille
Nice
7h 46m4 changes
13:03
20:35
Lille
Nice
7h 32mDirect
14:13
22:32
Lille
Nice
8h 19m5 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Lille to Nice start at €107.59 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€107.59
14 days
in advance
€147.55
Avg. single price
On the day
€172.58
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Lille to Nice?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Lille to Nice is €35. To buy train tickets from Lille to Nice for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Lille to Nice by train?

The average journey time between Lille and Nice is 8 hours and 32 minutes and the fastest journey time is 7 hours and 32 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 17 trains per day travelling from Lille to Nice. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Lille to Nice?

The first train from Lille to Nice departs at 06:41. The last train from Lille to Nice departs at 18:41. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Lille and Nice?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Lille to Nice without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Lille to Nice. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Lille?

By train, of course. See trains from Nice to Lille.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lille to Nice for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/10/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 17/04/2017 for travel on 03/06/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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