There are 6 ways to get from Sanremo to Monaco by train, bus, rideshare or car

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 Trenitalia Eurocity  •  1 h

  1. Take the train from Sanremo to Monaco Monte Carlo Ec / ...

$5 - $24

Cheapest option

Bus, line 100 bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Sanremo to Menton
  2. Take the line 100 bus from Menton Gare Routière to Monaco Place Des Moulins 100

$4

4 alternative options

Train Trenitalia  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Sanremo to Ventimiglia Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Monaco-Monte-Carlo Hotelzug / ...

$7 - $26

Line 2 bus, train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Ospedaletti to Ventimiglia 2
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Monaco-Monte-Carlo Hotelzug / ...

$7 - $23

Rideshare  •  53 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Sanremo to Monaco 27.9 miles

$5

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Sanremo to Monaco 27.8 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sanremo to Monaco is to bus and line 100 bus which costs 3€ - 4€ and takes 1 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sanremo to Monaco is to drive which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sanremo to Monaco. However, there are services departing from Sanremo and arriving at Monaco Place Des Moulins via Menton Gare Routière. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sanremo and arriving at Monaco Monte Carlo. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Sanremo and Monaco is 30 km. The road distance is 44.5 km.

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The best way to get from Sanremo to Monaco without a car is to train which takes 1 h and costs 4€ - 21€.

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The train from Sanremo to Monaco Monte Carlo takes 1 h including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Sanremo to Monaco bus services, operated by Lirosi Linee, depart from Sanremo station.

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Sanremo to Monaco train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Sanremo station.

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The best way to get from Sanremo to Monaco is to train which takes 1 h and costs 4€ - 21€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 100 bus, which costs 3€ - 4€ and takes 1 h 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Sanremo to Monaco.
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  • Distance: 19 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Sanremo, Italy and Monaco?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Sanremo to Monaco 3 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 1 h. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sanremo to Monaco via Menton and Menton Gare Routière in around 1 h 26 min.

Train operators
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 Monaco Monte Carlo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Monaco Monte Carlo
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from San Remo to Monaco
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Monaco
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
thello.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 San Remo to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Sanremo to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$3 - $5
Train from Ventimiglia to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from San Remo to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Train from Ventimiglia to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Sanremo to Menton
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Department Des Alpes Maritimes
Phone
+33 4 93 29 82 00
Email
contact@departement06.fr
Website
departement06.fr
Bus from Menton Gare Routière to Monaco Place Des Moulins
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
Paca Mobilita
Riviera Trasporti
Phone
0183 7001
Email
info@rivieratrasporti.it
Website
rivieratrasporti.it
Bus from Ospedaletti to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
rivieratrasporti.it
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 Sanremo to Monaco
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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