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Getting from Nice Airport to City Center

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How to get from Nice Airport to City Center?

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Nice is called the Cultural Capital of the French Riviera on the shores of the Bay of Angels. Elegant Nice is set off by the deep blue waters of the Cote d’Azur. Breathe in the Mediterranean breeze as you stroll along the Promenade des Anglais, explore the streets of the Old Town, or climb the Castle Hill for a panoramic view. Local cafes and restaurants serve classic Provencal dishes and fine wines. And, of course, do not forget that the French Riviera is made for a luxurious vacation: go there and enjoy your stay in this luxurious and cozy place. Do you know how to get from Nice Airport to the city center? There are 4 ways to get from Nice Airport to City Center: by tram, bus, rented car or taxi.

How do I get from Nice Airport to City Center by tram?

Trams are the most affordable way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to City Center. Tram 2 operates every day except 1st May, between 05:24 AM – 00:15 AM and leaves every 8 minutes. Average journey time is 30 minutes It has 2 stops at Nice Airport: Terminal 1 (Exit A0) and Terminal 2 (Exit A2) and connects the airport with City Center via the “Jean Médecin” Station and with the port via the “Port Lympia” Station.

Tram 3 connects the airport (Terminal 1 and Terminal 2) to the Saint-Isidore and Stade Allianz Riviera District. It leaves every 15 minutes. There is a connection with Tram 2 to the station “Grand Arénas”. The traffic interval on weekends and public holidays can increase up to 20 minutes. Nice Airport (NCE) is just a 30-minute tram ride from the city center. So it is a great option for a budget, but fast travel.

Find out detailed trams information.

How much is a tram ticket from Nice Airport to City Center?

Tickets for a single journey that you can use for 74 minutes cost €1,50. Passengers can use the tram for free between Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. You can also buy 10 journey tickets (€10), a day pass (€5) or weekly pass (€15) for public transportation in Nice. You can buy tickets at vending machines located on tram platforms or at the airport ticket counters: Terminal 1 (bus station Exit A0) and Terminal 2 (between Exits A2/A3).

How do I get from Nice Airport to City Center by bus?

Bus 12 is the best option to travel by bus from Nice Airport (NCE) to City Center. It follows between Nice Airport, Promenade des Anglais and the old town, being an interesting option for tourists as it travels around the seafront. Buses run four times per hour between 12:25 AM – 11:50 PM. The bus stop is located within a short walk from Terminal 1. A one-way ticket costs €1,50. Luggage space on buses is limited. Tickets are purchased directly from the driver.

Find out Bus 12 detailed timetable.

How do I get from Nice Airport to City Center by rented car?

Any person from 21 years old, with 1 year + driving experience can rent a car at Nice Airport (NCE). The average price of a daily rental starts at €58. The offices of rental operators are located in Terminals 1 and 2 of Nice Airport.

What do I need to have to rent a car at Nice Airport?

If you want to rent a car you need to have an international driver’s license, passport, and credit card issued in your name. In addition to the rental cost, your credit card will be blocked for a deposit for the use of a vehicle. We recommend you to book a car in advance. This way you can take advantage of the best offers and save time at Nice Airport (NCE).

Find out detailed car rental information.

For customers who prefer to travel as a passenger, you can rent a car with a driver.

How do I get from Nice Airport to City Center to City Center by taxi?

The total distance is 7 km. It will take about 12 minutes to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to City Center. The fastest and safest way to get there is by taxi. No wasting time, no queues for a taxi, just a comfortable and stress-free ride. An AtoB airport taxi can provide you with full high-level transfer service. Just book an AtoB taxi transfer online and fill out a simple form. This will avoid wasting the time that you can spend to enjoy your trip to Nice.

If you spend just some minutes to book an AtoB airport transfer from Nice Airport (NCE) to City Center, you will save your time for more pleasant things. Our driver will meet you directly at the airport, help you with luggage and take you to the desired address: in the city center, hotel or any other point of Nice.

If you plan your trip to Nice, book an AtoB airport taxi transfer in advance. In this case you will have a fixed rate. Once paid, we don’t ask you to cover additional costs. This price already includes a free one-hour wait in case of flight delays: we track the online scoreboard of Nice Airport (NCE).

For groups up to 7-8 people or a lot of luggage you can order a minivan. For parents traveling with children we can offer a child seat or a booster. We have an option: Holiday Transfers. Our team works 24/7 and will meet you at any convenient time. An AtoB taxi is the best transport option for your trip if you value convenience, comfort, and individual approach.

For business travel you can book executive class vehicles. AtoB Company has a large fleet of modern cars and we can help you to choose the exact car for your trip. AtoB airport taxi and transfer service offers the perfect solutions for individual and corporate clients.

Book an AtoB airport transfer from Nice Airport to City Center you will have the following advantages:

  • Large fleet with a wide choice of cars from economy class to executive cars;
  • Child seats and boosters upon request;
  • Fixed rates;
  • English-speaking support 24/7;
  • Flexible cancellation 24 hours before the transfer;
  • Licensed professional drivers.

Booking online an AtoB airport transfer is a reliable way to get a comfortable and safe ride to Nice.

Currently, due to the COVID-19 epidemic situation, AtoB drivers were trained and strictly follow all the rules as to customer safety and cars disinfection after each ride. We everyday control the driver’s health and all of them are provided with disposable masks, gloves, hand sanitizers and other disinfectants.

What Are the Main AtoB Features?

AtoB taxi is your way to make your journey more comfortable. Our main priority is to provide our clients with the highest level of comfort. We’ll make the most of your trips by providing you with exceptional transfer services.



Our company will provide you with fast and convenient transport from the airport to the hotel or the nearest city where you will stay.

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Professional drivers

Our experienced chauffeurs and private drivers are always happy to help and give any recommendations about the city attractions, road, or your stay.

Comfort and safety

Comfort and safety

AtoB offers a fixed price. Our driver will meet you with a name card, and you will have the driver’s contact info so that you do not get lost.


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