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There are 10 ways to get from Rome to Monaco by train, 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.

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Train  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ventimiglia Ic

42€ - 67€

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the night bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Nice N523

36€ - 54€

8 alternative options

Drive  •  6h 45m

  1. Drive from Rome to Monaco 685.3 km

80€ - 130€

Fly to Nice  •  5h 22m

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

71€ - 1116€

Fly to Genoa, train  •  6h 55m

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

62€ - 288€

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  9h 5m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Milan Linate (LIN) FCO - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Monaco Monte Carlo

78€ - 177€

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  9h 16m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) FCO - MXP
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Monaco Monte Carlo

62€ - 270€

Fly to Marseille, drive  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Marseille (MRS) FCO - MRS
  2. Drive from Marseille to Monaco

93€ - 214€

Fly to Pisa, train  •  9h 22m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Pisa (PSA) FCO - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Ventimiglia

78€ - 338€

Fly to Turin, train  •  9h 47m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Turin (TRN) FCO - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Savona
  3. Take the train from Savona to Ventimiglia

69€ - 261€

Rome to Monaco by train

The train journey time between Rome and Monaco is around 14h 58m and covers a distance of around 651 km. The fastest train normally takes 14h 28m. Operated by Trenitalia Intercity, SNCF and Thello, the Rome to Monaco train service departs from Roma Termini and arrives in Monaco Monte Carlo. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rome to Monaco train schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Monaco

There is widespread community transmission globally.
We have received no reports of travel restrictions in Monaco. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Monaco.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

International flights leaving Italy are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Italy

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Monaco relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Monaco, please check government recommendations.

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within Monaco. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within Monaco, please check government recommendations.

Last updated: May 16 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Monaco is to night bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 9h 37m.

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The fastest way to get from Rome to Monaco is to fly. Taking this option will cost 70€ - 1200€ and takes 5h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Monaco Monte Carlo via Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 24m.

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The distance between Rome and Monaco is 462 km. The road distance is 685.3 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Monaco without a car is to train which takes 8h 24m and costs 40€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 8h 24m to get from Rome to Monaco, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Rome to Monaco is to train which takes 8h 24m and costs 40€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 70€ - 1200€ and takes 5h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Rome to Monaco train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Ventimiglia station.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Monaco.
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  • Distance: 461.9 km
  • Duration: 8h 24m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Monaco?

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Roma Termini to Ventimiglia once daily. Tickets cost 35€ - 55€ and the journey takes 7h 33m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a vehicle from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Nice 4 times a week. Tickets cost 30€ - 40€ and the journey takes 8h 55m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
Flights from Rome to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Flights from Rome to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 140€
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 460€
Flights from Rome to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 290€
Flights from Rome to Pisa
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 220€
Flights from Rome to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 220€
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
130€ - 150€
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
15€ - 230€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 140€
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
Train from Pisa Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
Train from Savona to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
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 Ponen. to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 19€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
17€ - 19€
Train from Torino Lingotto to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
18€ - 20€
Train from Savona to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
13€ - 15€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Monaco Monte Carlo
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Thello
Train from Savona to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Thello
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Nice
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Monaco is 685 km. It takes approximately 6h 45m to drive from Rome to Monaco.

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Alitalia and easyJet offer flights from Rome Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 458+ hotels available in Monaco. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 14€.

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