Guide to Cruise Ports and Terminals

Villefranche Cruise Port

Villefranche-sur-Mer is a picturesque seaside town conveniently located between Monaco and Nice France.  Its deep harbor is the perfect location for large cruise ships to anchor.

Public Transportation

Port Shuttle


Bus Service

Villefranche to Nice - The bus departs every 15 to 20 minutes and takes 15 minutes.

Villefranche to Monaco - The bus departs every 15 to20 minutes and takes 25 minutes.

Train Service

The train from Villefranche to either Nice or Monaco departs every 30 minutes and takes 10 minutes.

Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
Port of Villefranche-sur-Mer

Visitor Information

Villefranche-sur-Mer, France

Top attractions in Villefranche include the following:

  • Villefranche Harbor
  • Chapel of St. Pierre (Chapelle Cocteau)
  • Citadel
  • Old Town
  • St. Michael's Church
  • Seafront walkway


Eze-le-Village is a picturesque community with a spectacular view of the sea.  It is perched high in the mountains.

The artsy town is located 20 minutes east of Villefranche on the Middle Corniche (road). Unfortunately, it is difficult to get there by bus.

Map of Villefranche Cruise Port

View map of Villefranche-sur-Mer.

France Currency

The currency used throughout France is the euro.

Weather in Villefranche-sur-Mer

Average temperatures in centigrade are as follows:

Month Minimum Maximum Precipitation
Jan 5 13 70
Feb 6 13 70
Mar 8 15 70
April 10 16 70
May 13 20 50
June 17 23 40
July 20 27 10
Aug 20 27 20
Sept 18 25 90
Oct 14 21 140
Nov 9 16 110
Dec 6 14 70

Free Wifi Service


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