There are 3 ways to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Sanremo 494 / ...

$3 - $6

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia

$14 - $23

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo 40.4 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo is to bus which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo is to drive which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 49 min.

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The distance between Nice Airport (NCE) and Sanremo is 49 km. The road distance is 64.7 km.

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The bus from Nice, Nice to Sanremo takes 1 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice, Nice and arriving at Sanremo. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo. However, there are services departing from St-Laurent-du-Var and arriving at Sanremo via Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

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The nearest airport to Sanremo is Monaco (MCM) Airport which is 30.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Nice (NCE) (49.2 km), Genoa (GOA) (108.5 km), Turin (TRN) (153.3 km) and Marseille (MRS) (209.9 km).

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Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Grasse station.

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Map of how to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo.
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  • Distance: 30.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Nice Airport (NCE), France and Sanremo, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo twice daily. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, SNCF operates a train from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 12 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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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