There are 6 ways to get from Nice to Valbonne by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

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

Train, line 10 bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Biot(Alpes-Maritimes)
  2. Take the line 10 bus from Biot to Valbonne Village 10

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  44 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nice to Valbonne 19.7 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice Lycée Massena to Sophia Antipolis Gare Routière 230 Express
  2. Take the bus from Sophia Antipolis Gare Routière to Valbonne Village 22 / ...

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nice to Valbonne 19.8 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Valbonne 19.8 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Nice to Valbonne 19.8 miles

$55 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Nice to Valbonne is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice to Valbonne is to taxi which costs 75€ - 90€ and takes 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Valbonne. However, there are services departing from Nice Lycée Massena and arriving at Valbonne Village via Sophia Antipolis Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Nice and Valbonne is 22 km. The road distance is 31.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Valbonne without a car is to train and line 10 bus which takes 1 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Nice to Valbonne, including transfers.

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Nice to Valbonne bus services, operated by Department Des Alpes Maritimes, depart from Nice Lycée Massena station.

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Nice to Valbonne bus services, operated by Envibus, arrive at Valbonne Village station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Valbonne is 32 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Nice to Valbonne.

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There are 5817+ hotels available in Valbonne. Prices start at $87 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Valbonne.
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  • Distance: 13.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

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

You can take a bus from Nice to Valbonne via Sophia Antipolis Gare Routière in around 1 h 22 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 Nice Ville to Biot(Alpes-Maritimes)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$12 - $19
Bus operators
Envibus
Phone
04 89 87 72
Email
envibus@agglo-casa[.fr
Website
envibus.fr
Bus from Biot to Valbonne Village
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
envibus-api.koezio.com
Bus from Sophia Antipolis Gare Routière to Valbonne Village
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
envibus-api.koezio.com
Department Des Alpes Maritimes
Phone
+33 4 93 29 82 00
Email
contact@departement06.fr
Website
departement06.fr
Bus from Nice Lycée Massena to Sophia Antipolis Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
Paca Mobilita
Bus from Sophia Antipolis Gare Routière to Valbonne Village
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
Paca Mobilita
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nice to Valbonne
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Nice
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Nice to Valbonne
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$55 - $80
Van
$85 - $120
Berline
$85 - $120
Taxi from Nice to Valbonne
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Taxi Riviera
Phone
+33 4 93 13 78 78
Website
taxis-nice.fr

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

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