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There are 6 ways to get from Cannes to Nice by train, bus, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Nice Ville Grasse - Ventimiglia-Stazione / ...

$8 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Cannes Gare Routière to Albert 1er / Verdun 200 / ...

$1 - $6

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  44 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Cannes to Nice 21.5 miles

$3

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cannes to Nice 20.6 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Cannes to Nice 20.6 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cannes to Nice 20.6 miles

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cannes to Nice is to bus which costs 1€ - 5€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cannes to Nice is to taxi which costs 75€ - 95€ and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cannes Gare Routière and arriving at Albert 1er / Verdun. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cannes and arriving at Nice Ville. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Cannes and Nice is 26 km. The road distance is 33 km.

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The best way to get from Cannes to Nice without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs 7€ - 15€.

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The train from Cannes to Nice Ville takes 40 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Cannes to Nice bus services, operated by Lignes D'azur, depart from Cannes Gare Routière station.

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Cannes to Nice train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Cannes station.

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The best way to get from Cannes to Nice is to train which takes 40 min and costs 7€ - 15€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1€ - 5€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Cannes to Nice.
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  • Distance: 16.5 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

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

SNCF operates a train from Cannes to Nice every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 40 min. Thello also services this route 3 times a week. Alternatively, Lignes D'azur operates a bus from Cannes to Nice every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Lignes Express also services this route 4 times a day.

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Cannes to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$14 - $23
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Cannes to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
Lignes D'azur
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from LE CANNET Office de Tourisme to NICE Gare Routiere Vauban
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Cannes to Nice
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Nice
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cannes to Nice
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$55 - $80
Van
$85 - $120
Berline
$85 - $120
Taxi from Cannes to Nice
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Allo Taxis Jean Pierre
Phone
+33 6 09 32 87 22
Website
itaxis.fr
Toupenot Elisabeth
Phone
+33 4 94 54 53 78
Arnaud Georges
Phone
+33 4 94 83 00 85
Taxi Riviera
Phone
+33 4 93 13 78 78
Website
taxis-nice.fr

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Cannes to Nice bus services, operated by Lignes D'azur, arrive at Albert 1er / Verdun station.

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Cannes to Nice train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Nice Ville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cannes to Nice is 33 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Cannes to Nice.

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There are 3946+ hotels available in Nice. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Cannes and Nice. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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