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There are 6 ways to get from Barcelona to Cannes by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  2. Take the train from Gare de Marseille-St-Charles to Gare de Cannes Marseille-St-Charles - Nice-Ville / ...

$101 - $149

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Fly Barcelona to Nice  •  4h 46m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Nice (NCE) BCN - NCE

$43 - $154

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Le Cannet N728

$40 - $75

Drive  •  5h 56m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Cannes 397 miles

$85 - $130

Train to Toulouse, fly to Nice  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Nice (NCE) TLS - NCE

$131 - $276

Fly Barcelona to Marseille, train  •  6h 55m

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

$63 - $231

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Cannes is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 9h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Cannes is to fly which costs 35€ - 140€ and takes 4h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Le Cannet. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Gare de Cannes via Gare de Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 32m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Cannes is 464 km. The road distance is 635.2 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 7h 32m and costs 85€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 7h 32m to get from Barcelona to Cannes, including transfers.

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

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Barcelona to Cannes train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Barcelona Sants station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Cannes is to train which takes 7h 32m and costs 85€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 9h 30m, you could also fly, which costs 35€ - 140€ and takes 4h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 290.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 32m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Cannes, France?

You can take a train from Barcelona to Cannes via Marseille-St-Charles and Gare de Marseille-St-Charles in around 7h 32m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Barcelona to Cannes once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 9h 30m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Toulouse to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Nice via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Barcelona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Barcelona to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $230
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Toulouse to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Toulouse to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
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
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
Train from Barcelona Sants to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$75 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $150
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 Barcelona to Cannes, Cannes
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Cannes is 635 km. It takes approximately 5h 56m to drive from Barcelona to Cannes.

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easyJet, Iberia and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Nice Airport.

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Book your Barcelona to Cannes bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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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 Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24m and costs 1€ - 7€.

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