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There are 2 ways to get from Cinque Terre to Cannes by train or car

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Train  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from Corniglia to Ventimiglia Re
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Cannes Ter

24€ - 53€

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Drive  •  3h 52m

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Cannes 333.5 km

40€ - 65€

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The cheapest way to get from Cinque Terre to Cannes is to train which costs 24€ - 55€ and takes 6h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Cinque Terre to Cannes is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cinque Terre to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Corniglia and arriving at Cannes via Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 41m.

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The distance between Cinque Terre and Cannes is 226 km. The road distance is 333.5 km.

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The best way to get from Cinque Terre to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 6h 41m and costs 24€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 6h 41m to get from Cinque Terre to Cannes, including transfers.

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Cinque Terre to Cannes train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Corniglia station.

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Cinque Terre to Cannes train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Cannes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cinque Terre to Cannes is 334 km. It takes approximately 3h 52m to drive from Cinque Terre to Cannes.

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There are 6414+ hotels available in Cannes. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 225.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 41m

What companies run services between Cinque Terre, Italy and Cannes, France?

You can take a train from Cinque Terre to Cannes via Ventimiglia in around 6h 41m.

Train operators

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
+39 06 68475475
Train from Corniglia to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
6 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 30€
1st Class
27€ - 30€

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Train from Ventimiglia to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Estimated price
9€ - 24€
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
Rail 1st Class
16€ - 24€

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