Access the airport by bus or tram

Nice city centre is less than 30 mins away by tram!

By tram 

With tram line 2 to Port Lympia, you can get to the airport in less than 30 minutes from Nice city centre and Port Lympia. 

  • Mondays to Saturdays: from 05:24 to 00:15
  • Sundays and public holidays: from 05:28 to 00:15

By bus 

You can also make this Nice city centre / airport journey with the no. 12 bus from the Aéroport / Promenade bus stop in front of Terminal 1 on the southern carriageway nearest the airport.

Western areas of Nice and the Eco-Vallée

By tram lines 3 and 2

To get to the airport from Western areas of Nice or the Eco-Vallée you can use tram line 3 that runs every day: from 05:00 to 00:05 (apart from 1 May - times given as an indication). Please note, line 3 does not go directly to the airport.

You will need to get off at Grand Arénas to make a short transfer on your way to/from the airport and take line 2. The connection between the Airport and Grand Arénas is free of charge.

Football lines: these special services do not stop at the airport during matches. 

SUD SOUTH region - Zou transport network

The Zou! transport network enables you to reach all the towns in the South region:

Zou! Alpes-Maritimes département (06)
  • 110 Monaco, Menton (express) 
  • 210 Cannes (express)
  • 250 Vallauris (express) 
  • 770 Valberg 
  • 230 Sophia-Antipolis
  • 400 Vence 
  • 500 Grasse
Zou! Var département (83)
  • 3003 Saint-Raphaël
Zou! LER
  • LER 20 Marseille
  • LER 31 Grenoble 

Go to the Aéroport / Promenade stop: in front of Terminal 1, northern carriageway opposite the Airport.


Hey ZOU! Bus: +33 (0)809 400 013 (from France)



Routes and Timetables

Où achetez votre billet ?Where to buy a ticket ?

  • Terminal 1 and 2 counters

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    Single (1 voyage - solo) bus tickets can be bought directly from the bus driver on boarding. For all other purchases, counters are also available:

    • Opening hours: 08:00 – 19:30 (20:30 from 1 April to 31 October).
    • Terminal 1: Bus station entrance A0.
    • Terminal 2: Arrivals level, entrances A2/A3
    • No change or receipt at the counter.


Tip : save up to €20!

  • MULTI card with 10 trips: Save €5 or €10 / €1 per trip! 10 trips including transfers within 74 minutes of initial validation (excluding return journeys).  This ticket can be used by multiple travellers
  • Unlimited one-day PASS: €5 for 24 hours from initial validation. > Included in the City PASS FRENCH Riviera PASS
  • Unlimited seven-day PASS: €15 for unlimited journeys over seven consecutive days f