There are 3 ways to get from Nice to Tende by bus, taxi, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 340 bus, taxi  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the line 340 bus from Nice Vauban to Lucéram 340
  2. Take a taxi from Lucéram to Tende

$202 - $242

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Breil-sur-Roya
  2. Take the train from Breil Sur Roya to Tende Reg

$17 - $27

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Tende 54.1 miles

$11 - $17

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

You can take a train from Nice to Tende via Breil-sur-Roya and Breil Sur Roya in around 2 h 59 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Breil-sur-Roya
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$18 - $28
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Breil Sur Roya to Tende
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $6
Bus operators
Department Des Alpes Maritimes
Phone
+33 4 93 29 82 00
Email
contact@departement06.fr
Website
departement06.fr
Bus from Nice Vauban to Lucéram
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
departement06.fr
Other operators
Taxi from Lucéram to Tende
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Taxi Riviera
Phone
+33 4 93 13 78 78
Website
taxis-nice.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Nice to Tende?

The distance between Nice and Tende is 50 km. The road distance is 87 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Nice to Tende?

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Tende is to drive which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 1 h 14 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Nice to Tende?

The quickest way to get from Nice to Tende is to drive which takes 1 h 14 min and costs 9€ - 14€.

Is there a direct train between Nice and Tende?

No, there is no direct train from Nice to Tende. However, there are services departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Tende via Breil Sur Roya. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

How long does it take to get from Nice to Tende?

It takes approximately 2 h 7 min to get from Nice to Tende, including transfers.