Access to Monaco

Travelling by plane

plane-monaco The Principality of Monaco enjoys a very privileged geographical location at the heart of Europe, less than a two-hour flight from major European capitals.Comfortable and rapid travel is provided by numerous direct flights.
Further information is available on the official Nice airport’s website.Nice Cote d’Azur International Airport is nearby (22 km from Monaco) and is linked to Monaco by an array of transportation options.

Taxi transfers from/to Nice Airport

taxi-monaco Taxis are available outside of the Airport or can be booked in advance by calling the following numbers:

  • from Monaco 0820 20 98 98
  • from Nice 0033 4 93 13 78 78

Prices for taxi transfers one way between Nice Airport and Monaco are approximately € 80 (day fare) or € 100 (night fare).

Public bus transfers from / to Nice Airport

bus-ioc Nice Airport Express operates regular transfers via the motorway between Nice Cote d’Azur Airport and Monaco (45 minutes).
The service runs all year round from 7 am to 9 pm (departures every 30 minutes from Terminal 1 and 2).
Single fare: € 20 per person – Return fare: € 32 per person
Contact:  – Ph: +33 4 97 00 07 00
Click here to visit the airport shuttles’ official website

Helicopter transfers

helicpter-ioc An helicopter takes off every 15 or 30 minutes depending on the season for a 7 minute flight between Nice and Monaco. A free shuttle bus is provided when arriving in the Principality, to get you to any place you like.Special conference rates have been negotiated (per person, including airport taxes), guaranteed for 2017:

  • Nice – Monaco
  • Monaco – Nice
  • Round trip ticket

To benefit from special rates, please contact by email or by phone:Fabien Garavagno – – Tel. + 377 92 050 033 and mention that you will attend the “IOC World Prevention Conference 2017”

Travelling by car

  • From Italy
  • Via the motorway (A8/E74/E80) please take the exit 58 ‘Roquebrune-Monaco-La Turbie’
  • Via the coastal road from Menton


  • From Nice, Cannes or Saint-Tropez
  • Via the motorway (A8/E74/E80) with two possible exits:
  • 56: ‘Monaco-Cap d’Ail-Beausoleil’
  • 57: ‘La Turbie-Roquebrune-Cap-Martin’


  • From Nice : three panoramic roads lead to Monaco:
  • Basse Corniche (D6098)
  • Moyenne Corniche (D6007)
  • Grande Corniche (D2564)

Kindly note that there are 33 public car parks available in the Principality of Monaco

Travelling by train

train-ioc The railway station in Monaco is located just a few minutes away from the Casino Square, the major hotels of the Principality and from the Grimaldi Forum.A regional express train links Monaco to the major cities of the region every day (Cannes, Antibes, Nice, Menton, Ventimiglia…).Click here to see the train from and to Monaco Monte-Carlo train station

Monaco City Bus

moncao-citybus-ioc It is very easy to get around the Principality using the city bus.These busses will be free for all the participants of the IOC World Prevention Conference 2017, upon presentation of the congress badge from 14 to 18 March included.

For more information regarding itineraries and rates, please visit the website: