There are 9 ways to get from Amsterdam to Cannes by plane, train, bus 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 Amsterdam to Nice  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Nice (NCE) AMS - NCE

$53 - $249

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Train to Brussels, fly to Nice  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Nice (NCE) BRU - NCE

$125 - $299

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Nice  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Nice (NCE) EIN - NCE

$86 - $362

Fly Amsterdam to Marseille, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Marseille (MRS) AMS - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes

$88 - $326

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Nice  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Nice (NCE) LIL - NCE

$160 - $343

Train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes Tgv

$323 - $379

Bus FlixBus  •  23 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lyon, Lyon Perrache N760
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Gare Perrache to Cannes Ouibus / ...

$70 - $144

Bus Eurolines FR  •  25 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Aix-en-Provence
  2. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Cannes Gare Routière

$142 - $199

Drive  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Cannes 851 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Buiten Brouwersstraat and arriving at Cannes via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Lyon Gare Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Cannes via Paris Nord RER and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 54 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Cannes is 994 km. The road distance is 1361.6 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 9 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Amsterdam to Cannes, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Cannes train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Cannes is to fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 54 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 23 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 621 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Cannes, France?

Transavia Holland, KLM and six other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Cannes hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Amsterdam to Cannes via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Brussels to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Eindhoven to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $70
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $350
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 Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Cannes, Cannes
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Lyon Gare Perrache to Cannes
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Cannes Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
isilines.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Cannes is 1362 km. It takes approximately 12 h 45 min to drive from Amsterdam to Cannes.

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Air France, KLM, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 4307+ hotels available in Cannes. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs .

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