There are 7 ways to get from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia Ec / ...

$41 - $87

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Train, Thello  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Milano Centrale Re_4
  2. Take the Thello from Milano Centrale to Monaco

$58 - $100

Bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Stresa - p.zza Marconi to Torino - Porta Palazzo 19
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Nice

$65 - $98

Drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer 228.7 miles

$55 - $80

Train to Geneva, fly  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Geneve
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Nice (NCE) GVA - NCE

$101 - $245

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Brig
  2. Take the train from Brig to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nice (NCE) ZRH - NCE

$168 - $419

Train, train to Lugano, fly  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Stresa to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
  3. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Nice (NCE) LUG - NCE

$187 - $382

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The cheapest way to get from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer is to train which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 6 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer. However, there are services departing from Stresa - p.zza Marconi and arriving at Octroi via Fermata 200 - PORTA PALAZZO SUD, Fermata 248 - ARCIVESCOVADO, Turin and Promenade des Arts. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer. However, there are services departing from Stresa and arriving at Villefranche-sur-Mer via Milano Centrale and Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 42 min.

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The distance between Stresa and Villefranche-sur-Mer is 261 km. The road distance is 365.9 km.

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The best way to get from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer without a car is to train which takes 6 h 42 min and costs 35€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer, including transfers.

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Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer bus services, operated by VCO Trasporti, depart from Stresa - p.zza Marconi station.

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Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Stresa station.

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The best way to get from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer is to train which takes 6 h 42 min and costs 35€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 7 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer.
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  • Distance: 163.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 42 min

What companies run services between Stresa, Italy and Villefranche-sur-Mer, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France?

You can take a train from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer via Milano Centrale and Ventimiglia in around 6 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer via Torino - Porta Palazzo, Fermata 200 - PORTA PALAZZO SUD, Fermata 248 - ARCIVESCOVADO, Fermata 3286 - FERRUCCI, Turin, Nice, and Promenade des Arts in around 7 h 37 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
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 Stresa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$10 - $20
First
$11 - $29
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Stresa to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$45 - $95
First
$55 - $150
Train from Stresa to Brig
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$22 - $35
First
$50
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$27 - $29
First
$39
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 Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia(fr)
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Monaco
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
thello.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
VCO Trasporti
Phone
800 503001
Website
vcotrasporti.it
Bus from Stresa - p.zza Marconi to Torino - Porta Palazzo
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
vcotrasporti.it
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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Nice station.

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Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Ventimiglia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer is 366 km. It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to drive from Stresa to Villefranche-sur-Mer.

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Swiss and easyJet offer flights from Geneva Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 3795+ hotels available in Villefranche-sur-Mer. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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