There are 8 ways to get from Como to Cannes by train, bus, 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

Train Trenitalia  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Cannes Ec

$39 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan to Cannes Milan > Gênes > Nice - aéroport > Cannes > Aix-en-Provence > Marseille - Gare routière St-Charles > Avignon Centre > Nîmes > Montpellier > Narbonne > Carcassonne > Toulouse > Tarbes > Pau - Université > Bayonne > Saint-Sébastien > Hernani

$22 - $66

6 alternative options

Train Thello  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Como S.Giovanni to Milano Centrale Re_10 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Cannes

$66 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Como to Cannes 250.4 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Nice  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Nice (NCE) LIN - NCE

$117 - $431

Fly Lugano to Nice  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Nice (NCE) LUG - NCE

$168 - $365

Train to Zurich, fly to Nice  •  7 h 48 min

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

$144 - $394

Fly Milan Malpensa to Marseille, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Marseille (MRS) MXP - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes

$113 - $336

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

You can take a train from Como to Cannes via Milano Centrale in around 6 h 52 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Como to Cannes hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Eurolines IT also services this route 3 times a week.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Nice
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Como S. Giovanni to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Train from Milano Centrale to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Como S.Giovanni to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Chiasso to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
thello.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chiasso to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Como and Cannes is 300 km. The road distance is 401 km.

The cheapest way to get from Como to Cannes is to bus which costs 17€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Como to Cannes is to train and fly which takes 4 h and costs 95€ - 350€.

No, there is no direct train from Como to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Como S. Giovanni and arriving at Cannes via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 52 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Como to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Como - Piazza Vittoria and arriving at Cannes via Limido Comasco - Chiesa, Saronno Autostazione FNM, Lainate - Via Lamarmora ang.Via Matteotti and Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Como to Cannes, including transfers.