Route to Valbonne (Alpes Maritimes – Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur)

From Utrecht is about 1400 km to our house in Valbonne. Valbonne is near Cannes, Nice, Biot, Antibes and about 30 km from Nice Airport in Alpes Maritimes on the French Riviera

Distances/Travel Times
Amsterdam: ca. 1450 km
Aix-en-Provence: 150 km/1,5 uur
Antibes/Cannes/Nice: 0,5 uur
Avignon ca. 3uur
Lyon: ca. 5 uur
Barcelona: ca. 5,5 uur
Monaco: 0,75 uur
Ventimiglia: 1 uur
de Ligurische kust ca. 1,5 uur
Genua ca. 3 uur
Milaan: ca. 4 uur
Turijn: ca. 3,5 uur
Florence en Toscane: ca. 5,5 uur.

Route description

As we do not know from which direction you arrive, please follow your route down to the south of France. Upon arrival in Orange follow the signs for Marseille (A7), Aix en Provence (AIX e Pr)
Then follow the A8 direction Nice

From Nice Airport follow the A8 (peage) direction Cannes. Whether you are arriving from Orange or Nice Airport take exit 42 Cannes Centre – Grasse – Le Cannet – Mougins

After this exit you’ll arrive at the round about. Choose direction Grasse. Take the first exit direction Valbonne Centre. Keep following Valbonne/Mougins Centre. For at least 7km follow the signs Valbonne Centre. 
You’ll arrive in Valbonne and keep on going straight through (on your right sight the municipality – big white building). Small traffic light in the centre of town, keep on going and after approx 200 meters turn right. This road has a steep turn to the right followed to left. 

Keep on going for at least 4km. Follow the signs to Biot. At the first big roundabout follow the signs Biot, also on the new roundabout at the newly build school follow biot, on the third roundabout take the 2nd exit Biot (not the first where it says Biot for trucks, but the second one D4)

Within 300 meters you’ll arrive at the next roundabout, turn right and after 200 meters you’ll find the Domaine Val d’Azur on your left hand side. Turn left and go 200meters to the fence of the domain where Robert Keyzer will await you.
Within the domain you keep on going straight until you’ll find the tennis courts on your left hand. After the tenniscourts turn right and immediately right again. First road on your left is Rue de Chopin. At the end of this road you’ll find nr. 46

Airports

At about 25km you’ll find Nice Internation Airport
Internationale Ariport Marignanne – Marseille is about 1,5 hrs drive
At approximately 20 minutes from Valbonne – direction Aix-en-Provence you’ll find an airort for private jets at exit Cannes/La Bocca.
Closeby there are a number of heli airports for helicopter tours

Route du Soleil - Highway to the South of France
Villa Valbonne sleeps 6 - luxurious holiday home private pool

Route from Valbonne Village to Villa Valbonne