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Fancy a change? Hop aboard the Les Pignes train service to explore the inland area of the Mediterranean Coast!
Régie Régionale des Transports Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Az - 4 bis rue Alfred Binet - 06000 NICE
Tel.: +33(0)4 97 03 80 80

Opening hours: 7:00-19:00

Dispositions spéciales Covid-19 :

Reopening of all our stations as of May 11, 2020. As part of the gradual return to normal activity on our network, please read our Post-COVID Charter for our passengers: Instructions for your safety : - Wearing a mask is strictly mandatory to access the trains - Respect of the social distance of 1m between people - on board trains, 1 seat out of 2 allowed: the other out of use, toilets not in use. It is forbidden to stand. SCHEDULE & INFO:

A century-old railway line that's known throughout the world. The "Train des Pignes" made its first journey in 1891.
Today, "Chemins de Fer de Provence" connects Nice with Digne-les-Bains via 151 km of narrow-gauge track that climbs to a height of 1000m and goes through and over 50 tunnels, bridges and viaducts.

Set out to discover the Mediterranean hinterland from the Train des Pignes! Between Nice and Digne-les-Bains, this picturesque little train takes you past perched villages and impressive gorges. This is a unique chance to discover the authentic heart of Upper Provence.
4 daily connections between Digne and Nice in 3h30 min.
Every day, year round, departures from Nice at 6:55 am, 09:25 am, 1:05 pm and 5:15 pm.
Group rates: for over 15 people.
Possibility of renting the train for private use of all or part of its itinerary.

The + French Riviera Pass
-20% (only one discount can be applied)

Language(s) spoken:
  • English
  • French
Payment methods:
  • Credit card
  • Master card
  • Cheques
  • Holiday vouchers
  • Cash
Equipment and services:
  • stroller accessible
  • NICE
  • Railway station
  • Infos Covid 19
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