There are 9 ways to get from Brussels 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.

Recommended option

Fly Brussels to Nice  •  4 h 56 min

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

$76 - $228

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 55 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 - $119

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

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Nice (NCE) LIL - NCE

$97 - $279

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Nice  •  5 h 34 min

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

$156 - $336

Fly Brussels to Marseille, train  •  7 h 26 min

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

$101 - $305

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes Tgv

$270 - $319

Train  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Luxembourg Ic
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville Ter
  3. Take the train from Metz Ville to Cannes Tgv

$216 - $245

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

$126 - $176

Drive  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Cannes 730.1 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Cannes is to bus which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 17 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Cannes is to fly which costs 60€ - 200€ and takes 4 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station 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 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Cannes via Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 5 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Cannes is 836 km. The road distance is 1168.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 8 h 5 min and costs 230€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Brussels to Cannes, including transfers.

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Brussels to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 522.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

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

Brussels Airlines, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Brussels to Cannes hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Cannes via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 8 h 5 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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
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 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 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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
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 Brussels to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
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
sncf.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
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
$65 - $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
Train from Metz Ville to Cannes
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$190 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $370
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
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 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Metz-Ville
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
cfl.lu
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 Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Cannes, Cannes
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
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
$10 - $14
Schedules at
isilines.com

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