There are 8 ways to get from Bologna 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 from Bologna  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Nice (NCE) BLQ - NCE

$97 - $300

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Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice 482 / ...

$35 - $74

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Train to Venice, fly  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Nice (NCE) VCE - NCE

$63 - $311

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Nice (NCE) LIN - NCE

$137 - $443

Train, Thello  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the Thello from Milano Centrale to Cannes

$70 - $105

Train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Genova Brignole Reg
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Ventimiglia Reg / ...
  3. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Cannes

$48 - $90

Bus Eurolines IT  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna Autostazione Piazza XX Settembre to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière

$55 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Cannes 320.5 miles

$75 - $120

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No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Cannes Hôtel de Ville via Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Cannes via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Cannes is 361 km. The road distance is 512.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Cannes without a car is to train and Thello which takes 7 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Bologna to Cannes, including transfers.

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

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Bologna to Cannes train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Bologna C.Le station.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Cannes is to fly which takes 6 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train and Thello, which costs and takes 7 h 19 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 7 h 46 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bologna Airport to Nice Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Bologna to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice station.

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 225.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Cannes, France?

Alitalia, Hop! and 18 other airlines fly from Bologna to Cannes hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bologna to Cannes via Milano Centrale in around 7 h 19 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Venice to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Venice to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Tunis
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $480
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Nice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
Train operators
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 Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $25
Train from Bologna C.Le to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Genova Brignole to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Ventimiglia to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
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 Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thello.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Bologna Autostazione Piazza XX Settembre to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.it

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Bologna to Cannes train services, operated by Thello, arrive at Cannes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Cannes is 513 km. It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to drive from Bologna to Cannes.

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Hop!, Brussels Airlines, Tunisair and 10 other airlines offer flights from Bologna 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 Bologna to Bologna Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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