Transportation from the port of Villefranche

Public bus

Public bus from Villefranche to Nice

€1 per persoon
6 per uur
15 minuten

Bus N°100 of Lignes d'Azures runs between Nice, Villefranche and Monaco. In Villefranche you can take the bus at the Octroi bus stop on walking distance from the harbor. The buses run very regularly every 10 minutes. A bus ride from Villefranche to Nice takes about 15 minutes and costs € 1 per person (one way).

In Nice you can get off at the terminus JCBermond, which is located in the center. You can consult the bus timetable in advance.

TIP: You can also buy a day ticket for the bus for € 4 per person.

How do I get to the bus stop from the cruise port of Villefranche?

The Octroi bus stop is located on Avenue du Maréchal Foch at 650 meters walk from the port. At the exit of the port it's already indicated. The road goes steeply uphill. Once at the top turn left. Not far from the bus stop is also the Tourist Office.


Train from Villefranche to Nice

€1,70 per persoon
1-2 per uur
7 minuten

In the station of Villefranche-sur-Mer, you can take a train to Nice. The journey takes 7 minutes and costs € 1.70 per person (one way). There run 1-2 trains per hour.

The station in Nice is Gare Nice Ville. From there you can take tram N° 1 to Place Garibaldi, in the center of Nice. You can check the train timetable here.

TIP: In Nice there are two main train stations. In this case you should opt for the main station Gare Nice Ville.

How do I get to the train station from the cruise port of Villefranche?

The train station of Villefranche-sur-Mer is located at 500 meters walk from the tender boat station. When you leave the dock, go right and walk down the Quai de l'Amiral Courbet along the water. Just before the car park (where the beach begins) you see stairs on the left. They lead straight to the train station.


Taxi from Villefranche to Nice

€15-€20 per taxi
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20 minuten

Near the port in Villefranche you can take a taxi to the 7 km away Nice. The journey takes 20 minutes and costs between € 15 and € 20 per taxi (4 persons one way).