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There are 5 ways to get from Nice to Menton by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Menton Ter / ...

€5 - €16

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Bus  •  1h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Le Port - NICE to Casino - MENTON Lr100n / ...

€2

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  38 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nice to Menton 29.5 km

€3

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nice to Menton 31.3 km

€110 - €140

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Menton 31.3 km

€3 - €6

Nice to Menton by train

The train journey time between Nice and Menton is around 37 min and covers a distance of around 24 km. The fastest train normally takes 32 min. Operated by SNCF and Thello, the Nice to Menton train service departs from Nice Ville and arrives in Menton. Typically 282 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
37 min
Fastest train time:
32 min
Train distance:
24 km
Trains per week:
282
Cheapest price:
€5
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:35
Last train departs at:
23:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Nice to Menton train schedules

Nice → Menton
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The most affordable way to get from Nice to Menton is to bus, which costs €2 and takes 1h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Menton is to taxi which costs €110 - €140 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Le Port - NICE and arriving at Casino - MENTON. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 18m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Menton. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Nice and Menton is 21 km. The road distance is 31.3 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Menton without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs €5 - €16.

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The train from Nice Ville to Menton takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Nice to Menton bus services, operated by Zou! Alpes-Maritimes, depart from Le Port - NICE station.

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Nice to Menton train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Menton is to train which takes 38 min and costs €5 - €16. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €2 and takes 1h 18m.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Menton.
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  • Distance: 20.8 km
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Menton, France?

SNCF operates a train from Nice Ville to Menton hourly. Tickets cost €5 - €16 and the journey takes 38 min. Thello also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Zou! Alpes-Maritimes operates a bus from Le Port - NICE to Casino - MENTON every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €2 and the journey takes 1h 18m.

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Menton
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€5 - €8
Rail 1st Class
€11 - €16
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Menton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Thello
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nice to Menton
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Nice to Menton
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
€110 - €140
Taxi Riviera
Phone
+33 4 93 13 78 78
Website
taxis-nice.fr
Taxi Nice Côte d'Azur
Phone
+33 6 62 83 68 14
Alunni Claude
Phone
+33 9 80 34 94 12

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Nice to Menton bus services, operated by Zou! Alpes-Maritimes, arrive at Casino - MENTON station.

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Nice to Menton train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Menton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Menton is 31 km. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Nice to Menton.

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

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