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

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze Autostazione to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière

$41 - $58

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from Florence, Florence to Nice, Nice N523

$26 - $49

6 alternative options

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Ventimiglia Ic
  3. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Cannes Tgv

$57 - $87

Train via Genova Piazza Principe  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Fa / ...
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Cannes Tgv

$55 - $117

Drive  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Cannes 289 miles

$65 - $100

Fly from Florence  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Nice (NCE) FLR - NCE

$87 - $309

Train to Rome, fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Tiburtina
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Nice (NCE) FCO - NCE

$85 - $241

Train to Venice, fly  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Nice (NCE) VCE - NCE

$79 - $327

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Cannes is to night bus which costs 22€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Cannes is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The distance between Florence and Cannes is 341 km. The road distance is 462.3 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 20 min to get from Florence to Cannes, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Firenze Autostazione and arriving at Cannes via Nice - Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Firenze Smn and arriving at Cannes via Pisa Centrale and Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 20 min.

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

Eurolines IT operates a bus from Florence to Cannes 6 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Cannes via Pisa C.Le, Pisa Centrale, and Ventimiglia in around 8 h 20 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Venice to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Florence to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Venice to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Venice to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via London City
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Ventimiglia to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$33 - $36
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Roma Tiburtina Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Florence, Florence to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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