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There are 4 ways to get from Sanremo to Marseille by train, bus or car

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Thello  •  3h 49m

  1. Take the Thello from San Remo to Saint-Charles Ec

$35 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Sanremo to Nice, Nice 494
  2. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles 482 / ...

$9 - $25

2 alternative options

Train  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the train from Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de Cannes Grasse - Ventimiglia-Stazione / ...
  2. Take the train from Gare de Cannes to Gare de Marseille-St-Charles Marseille-St-Charles - Nice-Ville / ...

$47 - $75

Drive  •  2h 37m

  1. Drive from Sanremo to Marseille 160.4 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Sanremo to Marseille is to bus which costs 7€ - 22€ and takes 5h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Sanremo to Marseille is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sanremo to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Sanremo and arriving at Marseille, Marseille St. Charles via Nice, Nice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Remo and arriving at Saint-Charles. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 49m.

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The distance between Sanremo and Marseille is 202 km. The road distance is 256.6 km.

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The best way to get from Sanremo to Marseille without a car is to Thello which takes 3h 49m and costs 30€ - 60€.

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The Thello from San Remo to Saint-Charles takes 3h 49m including transfers and departs six times a week.

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Sanremo to Marseille bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Sanremo station.

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Sanremo to Marseille train services, operated by Thello, depart from San Remo station.

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The best way to get from Sanremo to Marseille is to Thello which takes 3h 49m and costs 30€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 7€ - 22€ and takes 5h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Sanremo to Marseille.
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  • Distance: 126 miles
  • Duration: 3h 49m

What companies run services between Sanremo, Italy and Marseille, France?

Thello operates a train from Sanremo to Marseille 3 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3h 49m. Trenitalia Eurocity also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sanremo to Marseille via Nice, Nice in around 5h 5m.

Train operators
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from San Remo to Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Sanremo to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de Cannes
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Gare de Cannes to Gare de Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
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 Cannes
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Cannes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Sanremo to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nice, Nice to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nice Airport to Marseille
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $18
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Sanremo to Marseille bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Marseille, Marseille St. Charles station.

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Sanremo to Marseille train services, operated by Thello, arrive at Saint-Charles station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sanremo to Marseille is 257 km. It takes approximately 2h 37m to drive from Sanremo to Marseille.

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