There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes by plane, 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 Frankfurt to Nice  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nice (NCE) FRA - NCE

$94 - $283

5 alternative options

Fly Frankfurt to Marseille, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Marseille (MRS) FRA - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes

$113 - $344

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly to Nice  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
  3. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Nice (NCE) SXB - NCE

$128 - $368

Train  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes Ec / ...

$233 - $266

Bus  •  15 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Aix en Provence
  2. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Cannes Strasbourg > Mulhouse > Montbéliard > Besançon > Lyon - Gare routière Perrache > Aix-en-Provence > Fréjus - Saint-Raphaël  > Cannes > Antibes > Nice Centre - Gare routière > Nice Port / ...

$124 - $173

Drive  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes 640.9 miles

$130 - $200

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Cannes, France?

Lufthansa, Luxair and two other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes via Marseille-St-Charles in around 10 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $7,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $190
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
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
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$39 - $41
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Frankfurt to Aix en Provence
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes?

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Cannes is 741 km. The road distance is 1026 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes is to bus which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 15 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes?

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes is to fly which takes 4 h 44 min and costs 75€ - 240€.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt am Main and Cannes?

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Cannes via Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 35 min.

Is there a direct bus between Frankfurt am Main and Cannes?

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Cannes via Aix-en-Provence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 33 min.

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes?

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes, including transfers.