There are 8 ways to get from Cannes to Sorrento by plane, subway, 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

Fly Nice to Naples, subway  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Naples (NAP) NCE - NAP
  2. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$66 - $293

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Cannes, Cannes to Florence, Florence
  2. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Rome 510 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Roma to Sorrento

$65 - $99

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Fly Nice to Rome, train, subway  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Rome (FCO) NCE - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$87 - $243

Train, train to Genoa, fly to Naples, subway  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Ventimiglia
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
  3. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Naples (NAP) GOA - NAP
  4. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento

$76 - $243

Thello, train, subway  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the Thello from Cannes to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale Fr
  3. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3

$107 - $200

Train, subway  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Cannes to Ventimiglia
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Roma Termini Ic
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  4. Take the subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento Tr3

$97 - $153

Bus, subway  •  19 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Naples
  2. Take the subway from Napoli - Porta Nolana to Sorrento Tr3

$98 - $199

Drive  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Cannes to Sorrento 608 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Cannes to Sorrento is to bus which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 15 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cannes to Sorrento is to fly and subway which costs 55€ - 250€ and takes 6 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cannes to Sorrento. However, there are services departing from Cannes, Cannes and arriving at Sorrento via Florence, Florence and Roma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 1 min.

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The distance between Cannes and Sorrento is 689 km. The road distance is 972.8 km.

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The best way to get from Cannes to Sorrento without a car is to Thello and train and subway which takes 11 h 45 min and costs 90€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Cannes to Sorrento, including transfers.

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Cannes to Sorrento bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Cannes, Cannes station.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Naples Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Cannes to Sorrento.
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  • Distance: 430.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 42 min

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

You can take a bus from Cannes to Sorrento via Florence, Florence, Rome, and Roma in around 15 h 1 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Genoa to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Nice to Naples via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $240
Flights from Nice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Naples
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Train operators
EAV
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli Garibaldi to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
Subway from Napoli - Porta Nolana to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
eavsrl.it
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 Roma Termini to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Napoli Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
italotreno.it
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.

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
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 Ventimiglia to Genova Sestri Ponente
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Cannes to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thello.com
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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cannes, Cannes to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Roma to Sorrento
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Naples
Ave. Duration
16 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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