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There are 5 ways to get from Vars to Antibes by train, bus 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.

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Train  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the train from Montdauphin Guillestre to Marseille St Charles Ter
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Antibes Tgv / ...

€90 - €182

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Train, bus  •  8h 58m

  1. Take the train from Montdauphin Guillestre to Sisteron Ter
  2. Take the bus from SISTERON - Gare SNCF - SISTERON to Grasse - Gare Routiere - Grasse Ler 31

Bus via Aix-en-Provence  •  10h 51m

  1. Take the bus from MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN to GAP - Gare SNCF - GAP
  2. Take the bus from GAP - Gare SNCF - GAP to AIX EN Pce - Gare Routière - AIX EN PROVENCE
  3. Take the bus from AIX EN Pce - Gare Routière - AIX EN PROVENCE to NICE - Aéroport - NICE

Bus  •  14h 36m

  1. Take the bus from MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN to GAP - Gare SNCF - GAP
  2. Take the bus from Gare S.N.C.F to Gare Routiere T91
  3. Take the bus from Grenoble to Antibes

Drive  •  2h 53m

  1. Drive from Vars to Antibes 175.6 km

€19 - €28

Vars to Antibes by bus and train

The journey time between Vars and Antibes is around 15h 11m and covers a distance of around 494 km. The fastest journey normally takes 9h 22m. Operated by Zou! Hautes-Alpes, SNCF, TGV inOui and others, the Vars to Antibes service departs from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS and arrives in Antibes. Typically 19 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
15h 11m
Fastest journey time:
9h 22m
Journey distance:
494 km
Services per week:
19
Cheapest price:
€60
Carbon emissions:
27 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:25
Last service departs at:
18:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vars to Antibes bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Vars → Antibes
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The cheapest way to get from Vars to Antibes is to drive which costs €19 - €28 and takes 2h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Vars to Antibes is to drive which costs €19 - €28 and takes 2h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vars to Antibes. However, there are services departing from Ste Marie Monte Pente - VARS and arriving at Antibes - Pole d'Echanges - ANTIBES via MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN, GAP - Gare SNCF - GAP, AIX EN Pce - Gare Routière - AIX EN PROVENCE and Aéroport Terminal 2 - NICE. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 51m.

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The distance between Vars and Antibes is 117 km. The road distance is 175.6 km.

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The best way to get from Vars to Antibes without a car is to train which takes 8h 54m and costs €90 - €190.

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It takes approximately 8h 54m to get from Vars to Antibes, including transfers.

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Vars to Antibes bus services, operated by Zou! LER, depart from MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN station.

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The best way to get from Vars to Antibes is to train which takes 8h 54m and costs €90 - €190. Alternatively, you can bus via Aix-en-Provence, which costs and takes 10h 51m.

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Vars to Antibes bus services, operated by Zou! LER, arrive at NICE - Aéroport - NICE station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vars to Antibes is 176 km. It takes approximately 2h 53m to drive from Vars to Antibes.

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Map of how to get from Vars to Antibes.
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  • Distance: 117 km
  • Duration: 8h 54m

What companies run services between Vars, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France and Antibes, France?

You can take a train from Vars to Antibes via Gare de Montdauphin - EYGLIERS, Montdauphin Guillestre, and Marseille St Charles in around 8h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vars to Antibes via MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN, GAP - Gare SNCF - GAP, AIX EN Pce - Gare Routière - AIX EN PROVENCE, and Aéroport Terminal 2 - NICE in around 10h 51m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Montdauphin Guillestre to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €50
Rail 1st Class
€45 - €65
Train from Marseille St Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€25 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€25 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Train from Montdauphin Guillestre to Sisteron
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€16 - €24
Rail 1st Class
€25 - €40
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marseille St Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€40 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €50
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€55 - €110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Zou! LER
Phone
+33 4 91 57 50 57
Email
webpresse@maregionsud.fr
Website
zou.maregionsud.fr
Bus from SISTERON - Gare SNCF - SISTERON to Grasse - Gare Routiere - Grasse
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Zou! LER
Bus from MONT DAUPHIN - Gare SNCF - MONT DAUPHIN to GAP - Gare SNCF - GAP
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Zou! LER
Bus from GAP - Gare SNCF - GAP to AIX EN Pce - Gare Routière - AIX EN PROVENCE
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Zou! LER
Bus from AIX EN Pce - Gare Routière - AIX EN PROVENCE to NICE - Aéroport - NICE
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Zou! LER
Cars Région Isère
Website
carsisere.auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Bus from Gare S.N.C.F to Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
carsisere.auvergnerhonealpes.fr
Swiss PostAuto
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 Grenoble to Antibes
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€25 - €31
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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