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There are 5 ways to get from Nice to Monte Carlo by train, bus, rideshare, car or towncar

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Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Nice-Riquier to Monaco-Monte-Carlo Les Arcs-Draguignan - Menton / ...

$5 - $19

Cheapest option

Line 100 bus  •  51 min

  1. Take the line 100 bus from Nice Le Port to Monaco Place Des Moulins 100

$2

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nice to Monaco 13.7 miles

$3

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Monte Carlo 14 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  20 min

  1. Take an Uber from Nice to Monte Carlo 14 miles

$40 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Nice to Monte Carlo is to line 100 bus which costs 2€ and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Monte Carlo is to train which costs 5€ - 17€ and takes 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice Le Port and arriving at Monaco Place Des Moulins. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nice-Riquier and arriving at Monaco-Monte-Carlo. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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The distance between Nice and Monte Carlo is 14 km. The road distance is 22.5 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Monte Carlo without a car is to train which takes 18 min and costs 5€ - 17€.

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The train from Nice-Riquier to Monaco-Monte-Carlo takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Nice to Monte Carlo bus services, operated by Lignes D'azur, depart from Nice Le Port station.

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Nice to Monte Carlo train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Nice-Riquier station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Monte Carlo is to train which takes 18 min and costs 5€ - 17€. Alternatively, you can line 100 bus, which costs 2€ and takes 51 min.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Monte Carlo.
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  • Distance: 8.5 miles
  • Duration: 18 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Monte Carlo, Monaco?

SNCF operates a train from Nice to Monte Carlo every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 18 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Lignes D'azur operates a bus from Nice to Monte Carlo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 51 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice-Riquier to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
en.oui.sncf
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Nice Ville to Monaco Monte Carlo
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Monaco
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
Lignes D'azur
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nice to Monaco
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Nice
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Nice to Monte Carlo
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$40 - $55
Van
$60 - $85
Berline
$60 - $85

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Nice to Monte Carlo bus services, operated by Lignes D'azur, arrive at Monaco Place Des Moulins station.

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Nice to Monte Carlo train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Monaco-Monte-Carlo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Monte Carlo is 22 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Nice to Monte Carlo.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Nice and Monte Carlo. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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