There are 4 ways to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo by bus, train or car
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What companies run services between Nice Airport (NCE), France and Sanremo, Italy?
FlixBus operates a bus from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo once 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 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min.
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Nice Airport (NCE) and Sanremo is 49 km. The road distance is 65 km.
The cheapest way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo is to bus which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 1 h.
The quickest way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Sanremo is to drive which takes 49 min and costs 7€ - 11€.
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 51 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 and arriving at Sanremo. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.
The bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Sanremo takes 1 h including transfers and departs once daily.