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There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Cannes by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes Tgv

$170 - $200

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Bus Ouibus  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Cannes Ouibus

$30 - $50

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Bus FlixBus  •  14h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris - Orly Airport to Cannes, Cannes N719

$52 - $92

Rideshare  •  10h 22m

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Cannes 565.2 miles

$68

Drive  •  8h 16m

  1. Drive from Paris to Cannes 564.9 miles

$120 - $180

Fly Paris Orly to Nice  •  3h 38m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE

$66 - $217

Fly Paris CDG to Nice  •  4h 12m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Nice (NCE) CDG - NCE

$73 - $229

Fly Paris Orly to Marseille, train  •  5h 57m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Marseille (MRS) ORY - MRS
  2. Take the train from Gare de Marseille-St-Charles to Gare de Cannes

$86 - $304

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Cannes is to bus which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 13h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Cannes is to fly which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 3h 38m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy and arriving at Cannes. Services depart three times a week, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Cannes. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 12m.

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The distance between Paris and Cannes is 690 km. The road distance is 903.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 5h 12m and costs 150€ - 170€.

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The train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes takes 5h 12m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Paris to Cannes bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy station.

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Paris to Cannes train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Cannes is to train which takes 5h 12m and costs 150€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 13h 55m, you could also fly, which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 3h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 431.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 12m

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

inOui TGV operates a train from Paris to Cannes every 4 hours. Tickets cost $170 - $200 and the journey takes 5h 12m. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Cannes 3 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 13h 55m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $7,500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $340
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
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 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
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Cannes
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Ouibus
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 Paris, Paris - Orly Airport to Cannes, Cannes
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Paris to Cannes
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$68
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Paris to Cannes bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Cannes station.

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Paris to Cannes train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Cannes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Cannes is 904 km. It takes approximately 8h 16m to drive from Paris to Cannes.

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easyJet and Air France offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 4625+ hotels available in Cannes. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 16m and costs 9€.

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