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There are 8 ways to get from Copenhagen to Cannes by plane, car, train, bus or car train

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Fly to Nice  •  5h 34m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Nice (NCE) CPH - NCE

€86 - €271

Cheapest option

Fly to Marseille, drive  •  6h 36m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Marseille (MRS) CPH - MRS
  2. Drive from Marseille to Cannes

€60 - €197

6 alternative options

Train via Brussels  •  19h 56m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ice
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  5. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes Tgv / ...

€423 - €913

Train  •  22h 4m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel Sbb Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Mulhouse to Cannes Tgv

€240 - €457

Bus  •  30h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen central train station to Munich central bus station N05
  2. Take the bus from Munich central bus station to Cannes N728 / ...

€91 - €111

Train, bus  •  42h 50m

  1. Take the train from København H to Malmö Centralstation 029
  2. Take the bus from Malmö to Szczecin
  3. Take the bus from Szczecin to Genova
  4. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Ventimiglia Re / ...
  5. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Cannes Ter

€101 - €161

Drive, car train  •  21h 53m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Cannes

Drive  •  17h 49m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Cannes 1920.9 km

€220 - €330

Copenhagen to Cannes by train

The train journey time between Copenhagen and Cannes is around 29h 40m and covers a distance of around 2401 km. The fastest train normally takes 29h 8m. Operated by Danish Railways (DSB), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Copenhagen to Cannes train service departs from København H and arrives in Cannes. Typically 13 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
29h 40m
Fastest train time:
29h 8m
Trains per week:
13
Cheapest price:
€441
Carbon emissions:
126 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
07:26
Last train departs at:
15:26

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Copenhagen to Cannes train schedules

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Conditions of entry into France from Denmark

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Denmark
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Denmark.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cannes is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cannes is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cannes is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Denmark from France.

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The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Cannes is to fly and drive which costs 440 kr - 1500 kr and takes 6h 36m.

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The fastest way to get from Copenhagen to Cannes is to fly. Taking this option will cost 600 kr - 2100 kr and takes 5h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen station to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen central train station and arriving at Cannes via Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Cannes. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Cannes via Hamburg Hbf, Koeln Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 56m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Cannes is 1405 km. The road distance is 1920.9 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Cannes without a car is to train via Brussels which takes 19h 56m and costs 3100 kr - 7000 kr.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Copenhagen to Cannes, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen central train station.

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Copenhagen to Cannes train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Cannes is to fly which takes 5h 34m and costs 600 kr - 2100 kr. Alternatively, you can train via Brussels, which costs 3100 kr - 7000 kr and takes 19h 56m, you could also bus, which costs 650 kr - 850 kr and takes 30h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 1405.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Cannes, France?

Norwegian Air Shuttle, Scandinavian Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Cannes hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Cannes via Hamburg Hbf, Koeln Hbf, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 19h 56m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €380
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €250
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €320
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €490
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €300
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €190
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
Flights from Copenhagen to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €200
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Nice via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €220
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from København H to Malmö C
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€140 - €200
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€80 - €120
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €28
Website
Flixtrain
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Website
Thalys
Standard
€65 - €90
Comfort
€75 - €100
Premium
€90 - €130
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €160
Website
Thalys
Standard
€75 - €110
Comfort
€90 - €120
Premium
€110 - €160
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€240 - €440
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mulhouse to Cannes
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€230 - €410
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Cannes
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€110 - €170
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €130
1st Class
€140 - €170
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Öresundståg
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 Brignole to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€18 - €20
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Brignole to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €14
SNCF

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
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen central train station to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich central bus station to Cannes
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Szczecin to Genova
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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Copenhagen to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cannes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Cannes is 1921 km. It takes approximately 17h 49m to drive from Copenhagen to Cannes.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 45 kr - 65 kr.

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