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There are 4 ways to get from Monaco to Sainte-Maxime by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 7601 bus  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the train from Monaco Monte Carlo to Nice Ville Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure Ter / ...
  3. Take the line 7601 bus from Gare Routière - ST RAPHAEL to Tour Carree - STE MAXIME

30€ - 62€

Cheapest option

Train, line 7601 bus via Cannes  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from Monaco Monte Carlo to Cannes Ter
  2. Take the train from Cannes to St Raphael Valescure Ter / ...
  3. Take the line 7601 bus from Gare Routière - ST RAPHAEL to Théâtre de la Mer - STE MAXIME

16€ - 50€

2 alternative options

Bus, line 7601 bus  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Place D'Armes - A - MONACO to Aéroport Terminal 2 - NICE
  2. Take the bus from Aéroport Terminal 2 - NICE to Gare Routière - ST RAPHAEL
  3. Take the line 7601 bus from Gare Routière - ST RAPHAEL to Théâtre de la Mer - STE MAXIME

24€

Drive  •  1h 23m

  1. Drive from Monaco to Sainte-Maxime 118.7 km

13€ - 19€

Monaco to Sainte-Maxime by bus

The bus journey time between Monaco and Sainte-Maxime is around 6h 41m and covers a distance of around 119 km. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 15m. Operated by Zou! Alpes-Maritimes and ZOU! Var, the Monaco to Sainte-Maxime bus service departs from Place D'Armes - A - MONACO and arrives in Théâtre de la Mer - STE MAXIME. Typically 20 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Monaco to Sainte-Maxime bus schedules

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Last updated: May 17 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Monaco to Sainte-Maxime is to drive which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 1h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Monaco to Sainte-Maxime is to drive which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 1h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Monaco to Sainte-Maxime. However, there are services departing from Place D'Armes - A - MONACO and arriving at Théâtre de la Mer - STE MAXIME via Aéroport Terminal 2 - NICE and Gare Routière - ST RAPHAEL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 17m.

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The distance between Monaco and Sainte-Maxime is 79 km. The road distance is 118.7 km.

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The best way to get from Monaco to Sainte-Maxime without a car is to train and line 7601 bus which takes 3h 5m and costs 30€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 3h 5m to get from Monaco to Sainte-Maxime, including transfers.

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Monaco to Sainte-Maxime bus services, operated by Zou! Alpes-Maritimes, depart from Place D'Armes - A - MONACO station.

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Monaco to Sainte-Maxime bus services, operated by ZOU! Var, arrive at Théâtre de la Mer - STE MAXIME station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Monaco to Sainte-Maxime is 119 km. It takes approximately 1h 23m to drive from Monaco to Sainte-Maxime.

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There are 298+ hotels available in Sainte-Maxime. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Monaco to Sainte-Maxime.
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  • Distance: 78.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 5m

What companies run services between Monaco and Sainte-Maxime, France?

You can take a bus from Monaco to Sainte-Maxime via Aéroport Terminal 2 - NICE and Gare Routière - ST RAPHAEL in around 4h 17m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Monaco Monte Carlo to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 14€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
Rail 1st Class
9€ - 14€
Train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
Rail 1st Class
16€ - 24€
Train from Monaco Monte Carlo to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 21€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Rail 1st Class
14€ - 21€
Train from Cannes to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 18€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
5€ - 9€
Rail 1st Class
12€ - 18€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Monaco Monte Carlo to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Thello
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
20€ - 25€
Train from Cannes to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 27€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
23€ - 27€
1st Class
16€ - 19€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Nice-Ville to St-Raphaël-Valescure
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
ZOU! Var
Phone
+33 809 40 00 13
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from Gare Routière - ST RAPHAEL to Tour Carree - STE MAXIME
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
ZOU! Var
Bus from Gare Routière - ST RAPHAEL to Théâtre de la Mer - STE MAXIME
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
ZOU! Var
Bus from Aéroport Terminal 2 - NICE to Gare Routière - ST RAPHAEL
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€
Website
ZOU! Var

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