There are 5 ways to get from Cannes to Riomaggiore by 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.

Recommended option

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Ventimiglia Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to La Spezia Centrale Ic

$46 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Genova to La Spezia 26

$22 - $32

3 alternative options

Train via Genova Piazza Principe  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

$45 - $93

Bus, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa 492 / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Riomaggiore (Ge) La Spezia - Pisa

$32 - $58

Drive  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Cannes to Riomaggiore 217.9 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cannes to Riomaggiore is to bus which costs 18€ - 28€ and takes 6 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cannes to Riomaggiore is to drive which takes 3 h 53 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

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The distance between Cannes and Riomaggiore is 227 km. The road distance is 349 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to get from Cannes to Riomaggiore, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Cannes to Riomaggiore. However, there are services departing from Cannes and arriving at Riomaggiore via Ventimiglia and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 51 min.

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What companies run services between Cannes, France and Riomaggiore, Italy?

You can take a train from Cannes to Riomaggiore via Ventimiglia and La Spezia Centrale in around 6 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cannes to Riomaggiore via Nice - Airport, Genoa, Genova - Principe FS, Genova - Via XX Settembre, Genova, La Spezia, Via Chiodo, Piazza Caduti, and La Spezia Centrale in around 6 h 54 min.

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.

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 Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
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
$32 - $36
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Riomaggiore
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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 Nice - Airport to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Genova to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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