There are 5 ways to get from Nice to Sanremo by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Sanremo 406

$3 - $5

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Thello  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the Thello from Nice Ville to San Remo Ec / ...

$10 - $26

Train  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Ventimiglia R

$10 - $22

Train, line 2 bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Ventimiglia R
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Ventimiglia to Ospedaletti 2

$11 - $19

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Sanremo 36.1 miles

$7 - $12

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice, Nice and arriving at Sanremo. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nice Ville and arriving at San Remo. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Nice and Sanremo is 43 km. The road distance is 57.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Sanremo without a car is to bus which takes 1 h and costs .

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The bus from Nice, Nice to Sanremo takes 1 h including transfers and departs four times a week.

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Nice to Sanremo bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nice, Nice station.

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Nice to Sanremo train services, operated by Thello, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Sanremo is to bus which takes 1 h and costs . Alternatively, you can Thello, which costs and takes 1 h 10 min.

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Nice to Sanremo bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Sanremo station.

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Nice to Sanremo train services, operated by Thello, arrive at San Remo station.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Sanremo.
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  • Distance: 26.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Nice, France and Sanremo, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Nice to Sanremo once daily. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h. Lirosi Linee also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, Thello operates a train from Nice to Sanremo twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to San Remo
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
thello.com
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 Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Nice Ville to San Remo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
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.

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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
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Nice to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Riviera Trasporti
Phone
0183 7001
Email
info@rivieratrasporti.it
Website
rivieratrasporti.it
Bus from Ventimiglia to Ospedaletti
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
rivieratrasporti.it

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Sanremo is 58 km. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Nice to Sanremo.

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