There are 8 ways to get from Cannes to Alps by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
  4. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$153 - $190

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Turin, Torino 404 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Turin, Torino to Courmayeur N405

$41 - $72

6 alternative options

Bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Cannes to Aix-en-Provence
  2. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Annecy
  4. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$43 - $60

Train via Avignon TGV  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Avignon TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Bellegarde(Ain) Tgv
  3. Take the train from Bellegarde(Ain) to St-Gervais-les-Bains

$190 - $226

Train Trenitalia  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Ventimiglia Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Torino Lingotto Rv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Courmayeur Fl

$43 - $86

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Cannes to Alps 299.4 miles

$60 - $95

Fly from Nice, bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Lyon (LYS) NCE - LYS
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
  3. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$84 - $313

Train to Marseille, fly, bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Lyon (LYS) MRS - LYS
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
  4. Take the bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station

$125 - $408

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cannes to Alps is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cannes to Alps is to drive which takes 5 h 12 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

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The distance between Cannes and Alps is 254 km. The road distance is 479 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 48 min to get from Cannes to Alps, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Cannes, France and Alps, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France?

You can take a bus from Cannes to Alps via Aix-en-Provence, Lyon - Perrache Bus station, Annecy, and Chamonix Sud - Bus station in around 8 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cannes to Alps via Avignon TGV, Bellegarde(Ain), and St-Gervais-les-Bains in around 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nice to Lyon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Flights from Marseille to Lyon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Cannes to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $110
Train from Avignon TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Avignon TGV to Bellegarde(Ain)
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Cannes to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$33 - $36
Train from Cannes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Bellegarde(Ain) to St-Gervais-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Cannes to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Cannes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $70
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Torino Lingotto
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Courmayeur
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $17
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Annecy to Chamonix Sud - Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Cannes to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Turin, Torino to Courmayeur
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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