There are 6 ways to get from Rome to Menton by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ventimiglia Ic

$73 - $97

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rome to Nice, Nice N523

$53 - $89

4 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Ventimiglia Autoporto

$59 - $79

Drive  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Menton 425.9 miles

$100 - $150

Fly to Nice  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Nice (NCE) FCO - NCE

$59 - $195

Fly to Genoa, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Genoa (GOA) FCO - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Sestri Ponente to Ventimiglia

$62 - $301

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Menton is to bus which costs 50€ - 70€ and takes 10 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Menton is to fly which costs 50€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Menton. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Menton via Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 2 min.

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The distance between Rome and Menton is 458 km. The road distance is 681.5 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Menton without a car is to train which takes 8 h 2 min and costs 60€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 2 min to get from Rome to Menton, including transfers.

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Rome to Menton train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Menton is to train which takes 8 h 2 min and costs 60€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 70€ and takes 10 h 33 min, you could also fly, which costs 50€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Menton.
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  • Distance: 286 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 2 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Menton, France?

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Rome to Menton once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $90 and the journey takes 7 h 33 min. Alternatively, Eurolines IT operates a bus from Rome to Menton 3 times a week. Tickets cost $50 - $70 and the journey takes 9 h.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Rome to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Roma Termini to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

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 Genova Sestri Ponente to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
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
Night bus from Rome to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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