There are 9 ways to get from Cannes to Lucerne by bus, train, 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

Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Cannes to Milan Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Lucerne Ouibus

$22 - $43

8 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Lucerne

$73 - $153

Train  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Ventimiglia Tgv
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Luzern Ec

$93 - $193

Drive  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Cannes to Lucerne 375.6 miles

$80 - $120

Fly Nice to Zurich, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Zurich (ZRH) NCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$98 - $296

Fly Nice to Basel, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Basel (BSL) NCE - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

$80 - $241

Train to Monaco, fly to Zurich, train  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
  2. Fly from Monaco (MCM) to Zurich (ZRH) MCM - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern

$93 - $313

Fly Nice to Strasbourg, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Strasbourg (SXB) NCE - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern

$130 - $385

Fly Nice to Geneva, train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Geneva (GVA) NCE - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Luzern

$127 - $286

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cannes to Lucerne is to bus which costs 19€ - 40€ and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cannes to Lucerne is to fly and train which costs 80€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The distance between Cannes and Lucerne is 402 km. The road distance is 601 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 5 min to get from Cannes to Lucerne, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cannes to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Cannes and arriving at Lucerne via Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cannes to Lucerne. However, there are services departing from Cannes and arriving at Luzern via Ventimiglia and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Cannes, France and Lucerne, Switzerland?

You can take a bus from Cannes to Lucerne via Milan in around 9 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cannes to Lucerne via Ventimiglia and Milano Centrale in around 11 h 25 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Nice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Monaco to Zurich via Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Nice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Flights from Monaco to Zurich via Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Nice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
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 Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
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 - $37
Train from Cannes to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $20
1st Class
$26 - $35
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Luzern
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cannes to Milan
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Milan to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Mailand Lampugnano to Luzern Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
globtour.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Luzern
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Lucerne
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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