There are 5 ways to get from Annecy to Corsica by bus, plane, train or car ferry

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

Recommended option

Bus, fly to Bastia  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bastia (BIA) LYS - BIA

$88 - $252

Cheapest option

Bus, fly to Ajaccio  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Ajaccio (AJA) LYS - AJA

$61 - $239

3 alternative options

Train, bus, car ferry  •  17 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Annecy to Grenoble
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Nice - Gare Routière Vauban 31
  3. Take the car ferry from Nice to Ajaccio

$111 - $225

Bus, car ferry  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Turin, Torino
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Nice
  3. Take the car ferry from Nice to Bastia
  4. Take the bus from Bastia to Ajaccio

Bus Isilines, car ferry  •  21 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Aix-en-Provence
  2. Take the car ferry from Marseille to Ajaccio

$75 - $111

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The cheapest way to get from Annecy to Corsica is to bus and car ferry which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 21 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Corsica is to bus and fly which costs 75€ - 220€ and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Annecy and Corsica is 479 km.

The best way to get from Annecy to Corsica without a car is to train and bus and car ferry which takes 17 h 17 min and costs 90€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Annecy to Corsica, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Bastia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Hop!, Air Corsica and easyJet offer flights from Lyon Airport to Bastia Airport.

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There are 138+ hotels available in Corsica. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Annecy to Corsica.
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  • Distance: 299.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Corsica, France?

There is no direct connection from Annecy to Borgo. However, you can take the bus to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport, take the walk to Lyon airport, fly to Bastia, then take the taxi to Borgo. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport, take the walk to Lyon airport, fly to Ajaccio, take the walk to Cavone, then take the train to Ajaccio.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Bastia
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Bastia via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Ajaccio via Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Bastia
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Lyon to Bastia
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Annecy to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
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 Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Grenoble - Gare Routière to Nice - Gare Routière Vauban
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
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 Annecy to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Euro Corse Voyages
Website
eurocorse.com
Bus from Bastia to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
eurocorse.com
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Annecy to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Nice to Bastia
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Book at
directferries.co.uk
La Meridionale
Phone
00 33 810 20 13 20
Email
service-clients@cmn.fr
Website
lameridionale.com
Car ferry from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
lameridionale.com
Car ferry from Marseille to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
lameridionale.com

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