Leave from St Pancras International, conveniently located in the centre of London. Arrive at the station just 30 minutes before your train departs for a hassle-free check-in, with no weight or liquid restrictions on your luggage.
Once through security and passport control you can step straight on board and get settled in for your trip to Paris.
You’ll find racks at the carriage entrance for large bags, and space above your seat for smaller pieces of luggage.
Seats come equipped with either a UK or a continental plug socket, making it easy to work or watch films on your own device using our free wi-fi and onboard entertainment.
For snacks, meals and drinks visit our bar buffet, Café Metropole.
Once at Gare du Nord, hop on RER line D to Gare de Lyon, it’s direct and takes around 30 minutes. Taxis take around 20 minutes, depending on traffic.
Your ticket will show your TGV carriage and seat number in either 1st or 2nd class. Don’t be surprised if you’re on a double decker for your trip to Nice Ville station, they’re quite common in France.
Nice offers the perfect mix of city break and seaside escape with sandy beaches, a pretty old town, great restaurants, excellent galleries and both Cannes and Monaco in easy reach.
February/March: Nice Carnival
May: Nuit des Musées
July: Nice Jazz Festival
November: Marathon des Alpes-Maritimes