Sanremo railway station

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Italian national railways (Ferrovie dello Stato)
Stazione Sanremo.jpg
Building of the new station in 2009
Location Corso Cavallotti, Sanremo (IM)
Coordinates 43°49′19″N 7°47′04″E / 43.82194°N 7.78444°E / 43.82194; 7.78444Coordinates: 43°49′19″N 7°47′04″E / 43.82194°N 7.78444°E / 43.82194; 7.78444
Line(s) Genoa–Ventimiglia line
Tracks 2 [1]
Structure type at-grade, crossing station
Opened 1872 (old station)
Rebuilt 2001 (actual station)
Passengers ?

Sanremo railway station is situated in the Italian city of Sanremo.


It was opened on 27 September 2001, with the opening of the new double-track line between Bordighera and Imperia, which is a deviation of the Genoa–Ventimiglia line, built mainly in tunnel. The new station replaced an old picturesque station on a single track line that ran along the shore.


The platforms

The San Remo Station building contains a ticket hall, waiting room, information office, kiosk and bar. The entrance building is connected to the platforms built in a tunnel by a long corridor, equipped with a moving walkway. Travel time is approximately 15 minutes. The station has two platforms connected by an underpass.

As Sanremo is an important tourist destination and a significant source of commuter traffic, the station has substantial traffic. All trains stop at the station. Most trains are regional or express; some are InterCity trains. The most frequent destinations to the west are Ventimiglia and Nice, and to the east Imperia, Savona, Genoa. It is directly accessible from Milan (about 3½h), Turin (about 4hr) and Rome (about 7½hr).

Old station[edit]

The old railway station of Sanremo was located in the middle of the town at Piazza Cesare Battisti, close to the coast.

Train services[edit]

The station is served by the following service(s):

  • EuroCity services (Thello) Marseille - Cannes - Nice - Monaco - Ventimiglia - Genoa - Milan
  • Night services (Russian Railways) Nice - Milan - Innsbruck - Vienna - Warsaw - Minsk - Moscow
Preceding station   Trenitalia   Following station
toward Nice-Ville
Intercity Notte


  1. ^ (The old station had 3 tracks)