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Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Cannes Tgv

$240 - $270

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Cannes, Cannes N719

$73 - $124

6 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  21 h 6 min

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

$129 - $178

Drive  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Cannes 730.1 miles

$150 - $230

Fly Brussels to Nice  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Nice (NCE) BRU - NCE

$76 - $228

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Nice  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Nice (NCE) LIL - NCE

$105 - $284

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Nice  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE

$157 - $337

Fly Brussels to Marseille, train  •  7 h 13 min

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

$103 - $305

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Cannes, France?

TGV operates a train from Brussels to Cannes once daily. Tickets cost $240 - $270 and the journey takes 7 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Cannes via Paris, Paris in around 17 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
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
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 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 Brussels to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Cannes
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$240 - $270
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$240 - $270
1st Class
$310 - $470
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $32
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$69 - $70
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Cannes, Cannes
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Brussels-North to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
18 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
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
$11 - $14
Schedules at
isilines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Cannes is 836 km. The road distance is 1168 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Cannes is to bus which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 17 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Cannes is to fly which takes 4 h 54 min and costs 60€ - 200€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruxelles Midi and arriving at Cannes. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 51 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Cannes, Cannes via Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

The train from Bruxelles Midi to Cannes takes 7 h 51 min including transfers and departs once daily.