Directions from Cannes to Greece

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Recommended option

Fly Nice to Athens  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Athens (ATH) NCE - ATH

$112 - $336

Cheapest option

Fly Nice to Thessaloniki  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Thessaloniki (SKG) NCE - SKG

$110 - $329

8 alternative options

Fly Nice to Irakleion  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Irakleion (HER) NCE - HER

$163 - $458

Train to Marseille, fly to Irakleion  •  7 h 40 min

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

$184 - $703

Train, bus and ferry  •  27 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
  4. Take the train from Larissa to Athens 601

$209 - $342

Train, bus and ferry via Genova Brignole  •  30 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Ventimiglia Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Brignole Reg / ...
  3. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Bologna C.Le Reg / ...
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
  5. Take the train from Larissa to Athens 601

$198 - $329

Bus  •  40 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Athens

$162 - $241

Bus, bus and ferry  •  44 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Cannes to Genoa
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Genova to Fier
  3. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$148 - $200

Train  •  45 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Villach Hbf En
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Beograd En
  5. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE
  6. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens 601

$179 - $335

Drive  •  24 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Cannes to Athens 1542.7 miles

$370 - $550

What companies run services between Cannes, France and Greece?

Air France, Aegean Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Cannes to Athens hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cannes to Athens via Nice Airport - Terminal 2, Nice Airport, Sofia, and Sofia - Central Bus Station in around 40 h 38 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Nice to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $900
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Nice to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Nice to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via London Luton
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nice to Irakleion via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
SNCF
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 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Cannes to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Cannes to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
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
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
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Larissa to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$19 - $25
First Class
$24 - $35
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Genova Brignole to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Bologna C.Le to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$45 - $60
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
Ave. Duration
14 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Nice Airport to Sofia
Ave. Duration
26 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cannes to Genoa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cannes, Cannes to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Genova to Fier
Ave. Duration
28 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Athens
Ave. Duration
10 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cannes and Greece is 1348 km. The road distance is 2468 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cannes to Greece is to fly which costs 90€ - 290€ and takes 8 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Cannes to Greece is to fly which takes 6 h 18 min and costs 95€ - 290€.

No, there is no direct train from Cannes to Greece. However, there are services departing from Cannes and arriving at Athens via Milano Centrale, Bologna C.Le, Villach Hbf, Beograd and Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 h 45 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Cannes to Greece. However, there are services departing from Cannes and arriving at Athens via Nice Airport and Sofia - Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Cannes to Greece, including transfers.