However you may be able to speak to the operator and arrange to go on one day and return on another. Catch the boat from nice to st tropez the main a8 autoroute from nice does not go to st tropez.
By far the most pleasant way to arrive in saint tropez is by boat and you don t need your own yacht to do it.
How do i get from nice to st tropez. In any case what you can do is take the train from nice ville station to st. It takes about an hour and costs about 10 11. However you can take the bus to gare routière st raphael take the line 7601 bus to tour carree ste maxime take the walk to sainte maxime then take the ferry to saint tropez.
Alternatively you can take the drive to saint tropez. It is slightly further away that nice and will involve a 2 hour drive to saint tropez if you are hiring a car or taking a private transfer. I love st tropez in the off season but there s not much to do.
It takes about 3 hours. There is a bus from nice to st. The boat from nice to saint tropez runs from the end of may to the end of september on tuesday thursday saturday and sunday and 7 days a week during high season in july and august.
There is really only one logical way to get there from nice and that s by boat. The trans cote d azur boat company runs a daily boat in summer and weekend boats in spring and fall directly from nice port to central saint tropez. St tropez a small village.
Alternatively you can take the drive to saint tropez. However you can take the train to st raphael valescure take the walk to gare routière st raphael take the line 7601 bus to tour carree ste maxime take the walk to sainte maxime then take the ferry to saint tropez. Raphaël which has a bus that takes you to st.
This would allow you to book a hotel in st tropez for a couple of nights. There is no direct connection from nice to saint tropez. You have to leave the autoroute and take the smaller roads to st tropez which are notorious from their traffic jams especially in the summer months.
These traffic jams could ruin your whole trip to st tropez. Then you have to switch buses to st. The driving time from nice airport to saint tropez is around 1 hour 30 minutes.
The boats that do run from nice and cannes are really for day trips to st tropez which allow about 4 or 5 hours in st tropez to look around. The bus is a local line so that will cost you an additional 1. Tropez that leaves from the nice airport and stops by st.
However i strongly recommend renting a car. There s no comparison between the two apart from being on the med. Nice is a large town with lots to do.
There is no direct connection from nice airport nce to saint tropez. Marseille provence airport is also serviced by a good number of the major airlines.