By Train from London (United Kingdom) to Nice (France) - Option 1: via Paris, transferring between the Gare Du Nord and Gare De Lyon

Journey Summary

Depart London (United Kingdom)

London St Pancras International

Arrive Nice (France)

Journey Time
9hr 18min - 9hr 33min*
*Take the 10:24 departure from London and the total journey will be around an hour longer.

Mon - Thurs = 4 x connections
Friday = 5 x connections
Saturday = 4 x connections
Sunday = 3 x connections

Changing trains in: Paris

The Eurostar will arrive in Paris at the Gare Du Nord, but the TGV train on to Nice will depart from the Gare De Lyon.

This guide explains how to make the transfer between the two stations by RER train.

The London to Nice tickets do not include the transfer across Paris.

When making a booking, check the connection time between the arrival at Gare Du Nord and the departure from Gare De Lyon.

Most of the journeys have a connection time of between 1hr and 1hr 30mins - which should ensure that you won't be making the transfer across Paris against the clock!

The alternative journey options:

On the dates when the direct London > Marseille Eurostar service is operating, you can avoid having to make the transfer across Paris by making a connection between trains in Marseille.

Train 1

  • Depart: London (United Kingdom)
  • Arrive: Paris (France)
  • Journey time: 2hr 16min - 2hr 25min

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Train 2

  • Depart: Paris (France)
  • Arrive: Nice (France)
  • Journey time: 5hr 57min - 6hr 6min (approx)

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Ticket information

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