There are 6 ways to get from Nice to Cannes by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Cannes Tgv

$8 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Albert 1er / Verdun to Cannes Gare Routière 200 / ...

$1 - $6

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  44 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nice to Cannes 21 miles

$3

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nice to Cannes 21.1 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Cannes 21.1 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  28 min

  1. Take an Uber from Nice to Cannes 21.1 miles

$60 - $85

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Albert 1er / Verdun and arriving at Cannes Gare Routière. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Cannes. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Nice and Cannes is 26 km. The road distance is 33.7 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs .

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The train from Nice Ville to Cannes takes 40 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Nice to Cannes bus services, operated by Lignes D'azur, depart from Albert 1er / Verdun station.

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Nice to Cannes train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Nice Ville station.

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The best way to get from Nice to Cannes is to train which takes 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 25 min.

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Nice to Cannes bus services, operated by Lignes D'azur, arrive at Cannes Gare Routière station.

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Nice to Cannes train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Cannes station.

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Map of how to get from Nice to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 16.5 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Cannes, France?

SNCF operates a train from Nice to Cannes every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 40 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Lignes D'azur operates a bus from Nice to Cannes every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Lignes Express also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Cannes
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$14 - $23
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Cannes
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $16
1st Class
$20 - $28
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Cannes
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
Lignes D'azur
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice - Gare Routière Vauban to Le Cannet
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nice to Cannes
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Nice
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Nice to Cannes
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$60 - $85
Van
$85 - $120
Berline
$85 - $120
Taxi from Nice to Cannes
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Taxi Riviera
Phone
+33 4 93 13 78 78
Website
taxis-nice.fr

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Cannes is 34 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Nice to Cannes.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Nice and Cannes. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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