There are 4 ways to get from Cannes to Bastia by car ferry, plane, train or bus

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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Car ferry  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Nice to Bastia

$50 - $140

3 alternative options

Fly Nice to Bastia, train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Bastia (BIA) NCE - BIA
  2. Take the train from Borgo to Bastia

$102 - $262

Train to Marseille, fly to Bastia  •  5 h 34 min

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

$123 - $278

Fly Nice to Calvi, bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Calvi (CLY) NCE - CLY
  2. Take the bus from Calvi to Bastia

$126 - $366

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cannes to Bastia is to car ferry which costs 40€ - 120€ and takes 7 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cannes to Bastia is to fly and train which costs 85€ - 230€ and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The distance between Cannes and Bastia is 219 km.

The best way to get from Cannes to Bastia without a car is to car ferry which takes 7 h 6 min and costs 40€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Cannes to Bastia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Bastia Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Air Corsica offers flights from Nice Airport to Bastia Airport.

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There are 433+ hotels available in Bastia. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cannes to Nice Airport is to train which takes 30 min and costs 10€ - 14€.

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Map of how to get from Cannes to Bastia.
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  • Distance: 137 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 6 min

What companies run services between Cannes, France and Bastia, France?

Corsica Ferries operates a car ferry from Cannes to Bastia twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h. La Meridionale also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Nice to Bastia
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Marseille to Bastia
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Nice to Calvi
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
CF Corse
Website
train-corse.com
Train from Borgo to Bastia
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
cf-corse.fr
Schedules at
train-corse.com
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.

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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
Bus operators
Corsicar Autocars Les Beaux Voyages
Phone
+33 4 95 65 08 26
Website
corsicar.com
Bus from Calvi to Bastia
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
corsicar.com
Ferry operators

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