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There are 8 ways to get from Budapest to Cannes by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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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Fly Budapest to Nice  •  5h 31m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Nice (NCE) BUD - NCE

$77 - $218

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Bus FlixBus  •  21h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Cannes, Cannes 1922

$76 - $131

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Fly Budapest to Marseille, train  •  8h 5m

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Marseille (MRS) BUD - MRS
  2. Take the train from Gare de Marseille-St-Charles to Gare de Cannes

$112 - $325

Train to Vienna, fly to Nice  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Nice (NCE) VIE - NCE

$122 - $349

Train  •  19h 45m

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  4. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia Ec / ...
  6. Take the train from Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de Cannes

$194 - $345

Bus Slovak Lines  •  24h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Nice Airport

$122 - $142

Train, night train  •  25h 25m

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Nice Ville R

$193 - $324

Drive  •  12h 19m

  1. Drive from Budapest to Cannes 814.2 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Cannes is to fly which costs 21 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft and takes 5h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Cannes is to fly which costs 21 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft and takes 5h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Cannes, Cannes via Budapest, Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Gare de Cannes via Wien Hbf, Innsbruck Hbf, Verona Porta Nuova, Milano Centrale and Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 45m.

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The distance between Budapest and Cannes is 1033 km. The road distance is 1302.7 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 19h 45m and costs 50 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 5h 31m to get from Budapest to Cannes, including transfers.

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Budapest to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest to Cannes train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Cannes is to fly which takes 5h 31m and costs 21 000 Ft - 65 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 50 000 Ft - 100 000 Ft and takes 19h 45m, you could also bus, which costs 21 000 Ft - 37 000 Ft and takes 21h 34m.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 645.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 31m

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Cannes, France?

Wizz Air, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Budapest to Cannes twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Cannes via Wien Hbf, Innsbruck Hbf, Verona Porta Nuova, Milano Centrale, Ventimiglia, and Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione in around 19h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Vienna to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from Vienna to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Nice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Vienna to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from Vienna to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $480
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Marseille-St-Charles to Gare de Cannes
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
Train from Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de Cannes
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
19h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia(fr)
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Ventimiglia to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Cannes, Cannes
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$115
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Budapest to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cannes, Cannes station.

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Budapest to Cannes train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de Cannes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Cannes is 1303 km. It takes approximately 12h 19m to drive from Budapest to Cannes.

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Wizz Air, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and two other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 4512+ hotels available in Cannes. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 29m and costs 350 Ft.

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