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Bologna to Nice by train

The journey from Bologna to Nice by train is 337.23 km and takes 7 hrs 36 mins. There are 2 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:26 pm and the last at 12:56 pm. It is possible to travel from Bologna to Nice by train for as little as $47.69 or as much as $125.09. The best price for this journey is $47.69.

Lowest Price$47.69
Journey Duration7 hrs 36 mins
Connection per Day2
Lowest Price$47.69
Highest Price$125.09
First Departure12:26 pm
Last Departure12:56 pm
Distance337.23 km
DepartureBologna
ArrivalNice
CarriersDB - Intercity, FrecciarossaMore

Bologna to Nice Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, 29 Feb 2024

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

When you're traveling from Bologna to Nice, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $84.59. You might be able to find prices as low as $47.69, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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The prices for train tickets from Bologna 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. The average train ticket price is approximately $84.59. 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.

How long does it take to get from Bologna to Nice by train?

Traveling from Bologna to Nice by train will usually take 7 hrs 36 mins. This journey covers a distance of 337.23 km . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 7 hrs 36 mins is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The journey between Bologna and Nice by train usually takes 7 hrs 36 mins to cover a distance of 337.23 km. The shortest journey from Bologna to Nice will take you 6 hrs 53 mins. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Nice quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Bologna to Nice leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Bologna to Nice, which usually leaves at 12:26 pm. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 12:56 pm. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Bologna to Nice, which usually leaves at 12:26 pm. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 12:56 pm. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Bologna to Nice?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Bologna from the following stations: . Arriving at Nice, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: . Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Nice.

How many times a day do departures from Bologna leave for Nice?

The route from Bologna 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 Bologna 2 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Bologna 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 2 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 Bologna 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 Bologna to Nice
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Bologna to Nice.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bologna 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 Bologna 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.

Best time to book Bologna to Nice travel

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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.

Alsa, founded in 1923, is a prominent Spanish bus company that operates national and international routes. The company has grown to become one of the largest bus companies in Europe. Alsa provides a comprehensive range of services, including regular and express routes, luxury buses, and sleeper buses. Alsa, dedicated to sustainability, reduces its carbon footprint by using alternative fuels and energy-efficient technologies.

Frecciarossa, operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company, is a renowned high-speed train service in Italy. FRECCIAROSSA trains, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, connect major cities including Rome, Milan, Naples, Florence, and Turin.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Bologna to Nice

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Frecciarossa and DB - Intercity when traveling from Bologna to Nice.

Premium

Premium service includes a wider seat, more legroom, and access to additional amenities such as a welcome drink and a choice of newspapers. Coach 4 on the Frecciarossa 1000 train is reserved for the Premium level.
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Standard

Standard is the basic level of service and includes a comfortable seat and access to basic onboard services. Coaches 5-8 are for the Standard level with seats covered in gray eco-leather.
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Executive

Executive is the highest level of service and includes all of the amenities of the Business level, as well as a personal entertainment system, and gourmet meals served by a dedicated onboard chef.
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Business

Business service is designed for business travelers and includes all of the amenities of the Premium level, as well as access to a dedicated Business Lounge and priority boarding. Coaches 2 and 3 of Frecciarossa 1000 are reserved for the Business level of service.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

In the First Class of SBB Intercity, you can benefit from personal power socket, more comfortable seats, and larger luggage space. Some IC trains also offer quiet zones and business areas.
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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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On Frecciarossa trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
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Seek serenity? Frecciarossa offers designated quiet zones for Business Class to ensure a peaceful journey, free from distractions.
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No matter the model – be it ETR 500, ETR 600, ETR 700, or ETR 1000 – every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciarossa trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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Satiate your hunger at the FrecciaBistrò, stationed at the train's center. Or, for added convenience, order directly to your seat through the Portale FRECCE's EasyBistrò. Premium and Business Class travelers receive complimentary snacks and drinks, while Executive Class passengers delight in gourmet meals curated by chef Carlo Cracc.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board DB - Intercity, Frecciarossa and Alsa from Bologna to Nice
Compare services on board when travelling from Bologna to Nice by train.
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Bologna to Nice CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
23.61kg
Bus
25.29kg
Flight
67.45kg
Car
53.96kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Bologna to Nice by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Bologna and Nice are 23.61kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Bologna and Nice? By taking the train between Bologna and Nice you will save 43.84kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.68kg compared to a bus and 30.35kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Bologna to Nice?
A train ticket from Bologna to Nice is $84.59. 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 $47.69.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Bologna to Nice?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bologna to Nice is $47.69. 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 Bologna and Nice by train?
Bologna to Nice is 337.23 km.
How long does the train between Bologna and Nice take?
Bologna to Nice is on average 7 hrs 36 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 6 hrs 53 mins.
Which companies operate from Bologna to Nice?
The train journey from Bologna to Nice is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - Intercity, Frecciarossa, Alsa and FlixBus.
How many train connections per day go from Bologna to Nice?
Bologna to Nice has 2 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Bologna to Nice leave?
The earliest train from Bologna to Nice departs at 12:26 pm. 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 Bologna to Nice depart?
The latest train from Bologna to Nice departs at 12:56 pm. 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 Bologna 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 $47.69 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 Bologna to Nice?
There are 4 station(s) that you can depart from Bologna to go to Nice. You can go from Casalecchio di Reno Stazione Casalecchio Garibaldi, Bologna Centrale, Bologna Airport and Bologna Piazza Franklin Delano Roosevelt and you can arrive at Nizza Ferber, Nice-Ville, Nice Riquier and Nice-Pont-Michel.
What's the fastest journey time between Bologna to Nice by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Bologna and Nice is 6 hrs 53 mins.
Is there a direct train from Bologna to Nice?
Yes, there is a direct train between Bologna and Nice.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bologna to Nice by train?
The train journey from Bologna to Nice creates 23.61kg of CO2 emissions.