There are 8 ways to get from Cannes to Amsterdam 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 Nice to Amsterdam  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Amsterdam (AMS) NCE - AMS

$54 - $248

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Train to Marseille, fly to Amsterdam  •  7 h 10 min

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

$91 - $325

Fly Nice to Eindhoven, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Eindhoven (EIN) NCE - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal

$78 - $302

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys

$325 - $383

Train  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Bruxelles Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal Thalys / ...

$303 - $347

Bus FlixBus  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Cannes to Lyon - Perrache Bus station Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk N760

$77 - $150

Bus Eurolines FR  •  25 h 5 min

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

$141 - $204

Drive  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Cannes to Amsterdam 853.9 miles

$200 - $300

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cannes to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 45€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cannes to Amsterdam is to fly which costs 45€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cannes to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Cannes Gare Routière and arriving at Amsterdam via Aix-en-Provence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cannes to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Cannes and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal via Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 45 min.

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The distance between Cannes and Amsterdam is 994 km. The road distance is 1366.2 km.

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The best way to get from Cannes to Amsterdam without a car is to train which takes 9 h 45 min and costs 270€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Cannes to Amsterdam, including transfers.

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Cannes to Amsterdam bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Cannes Gare Routière station.

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Cannes to Amsterdam train services, operated by TGV, depart from Cannes station.

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The best way to get from Cannes to Amsterdam is to fly which takes 5 h 13 min and costs 45€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 270€ - 330€ and takes 9 h 45 min, you could also bus, which costs 65€ - 130€ and takes 22 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Cannes to Amsterdam.
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  • Distance: 621 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 13 min

What companies run services between Cannes, France and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Transavia Holland, KLM and eight other airlines fly from Cannes to Amsterdam hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cannes to Amsterdam via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Paris-Nord in around 9 h 45 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Nice to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Nice to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Nice to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nice to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Nice to Amsterdam via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nice to Amsterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nice to Amsterdam via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Marseille to Amsterdam via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,000
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 Cannes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Cannes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Cannes to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $350
Train from Cannes to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $270
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$240 - $270
1st Class
$310 - $470
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$90 - $120
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cannes to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
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 Cannes, Cannes to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Cannes Gare Routière to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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