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There are 5 ways to get from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba by train, bus or car

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Train via Savona

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Savona
  2. Take the train from Savona to Carmagnola

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Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Mondovi'
  2. Take the bus from Fermata 27372 - MONDOVI' to Fermata 22552 - ALBA

3 alternative options

Train

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Carmagnola

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Savona
  2. Take the bus from Savona - Piazza Del Popolo to Alba - Autostazione

Drive

  1. Drive from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba by train

The train journey time between Roquebrune-Cap-Martin and Alba is around 8h 24m and covers a distance of around 270 km. This includes an average layover time of around 3h 41m. The fastest train normally takes 6h 1m. Operated by SNCF, Trenitalia, Trenitalia Intercity and others, the Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba train service departs from Cap Martin Roquebrune and arrives in Alba. Typically 52 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
4h 42m
Layover time:
3h 41m
Total time:
8h 24m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
6h 1m
Train distance:
270 km
Trains per week:
52
Cheapest price:
€22
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:12
Last train departs at:
21:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba train schedules

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Conditions of entry into Italy from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Alba is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Alba is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Alba is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Italy.

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Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba is to train and bus, which costs €18 - €45 and takes 6h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba is to drive which costs €30 - €45 and takes 2h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba. However, there are services departing from Les 4 Chemins - ROQUEBRUNE - CA and arriving at Alba - Autostazione via Nice Airport and Savona - Piazza Del Popolo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba. However, there are services departing from Cap Martin Roquebrune and arriving at Alba via Ventimiglia, Savona and Carmagnola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 35m.

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The distance between Roquebrune-Cap-Martin and Alba is 114 km. The road distance is 240.6 km.

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The best way to get from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba without a car is to train via Savona which takes 6h 35m and costs €21 - €90.

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It takes approximately 6h 35m to get from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba, including transfers.

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Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nice Airport station.

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Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Ventimiglia station.

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The best way to get from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba is to train via Savona which takes 6h 35m and costs €21 - €90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba.
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  • Distance: 113.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 35m

What companies run services between Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a train from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba via Ventimiglia, Savona, and Carmagnola in around 6h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba via Aéroport Terminal 2 - NICE, Nice Airport, Savona, and Savona - Piazza Del Popolo in around 7h 15m.

Train operators
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 Ventimiglia to Savona
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €15
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€13 - €15
Train from Savona to Carmagnola
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Train from Ventimiglia to Carmagnola
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €29
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€27 - €29
Train from Ventimiglia to Mondovi'
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €23
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €23
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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 Ventimiglia to Savona
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Savona
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €16
Base Standard
€26 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Savona
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
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
Bus from Nice Airport to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Nice Airport to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
AUTOLINEE GIORS S.r.l.
Phone
+39 0173 290047
Email
info@giorsbus.com
Website
giorsbus.com
Bus from Savona - Piazza Del Popolo to Alba - Autostazione
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
AUTOLINEE GIORS S.r.l.

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Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba bus services, operated by AUTOLINEE GIORS S.r.l., arrive at Alba - Autostazione station.

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Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Carmagnola station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba is 241 km. It takes approximately 2h 33m to drive from Roquebrune-Cap-Martin to Alba.

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