There are 7 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 50 min

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

$92 - $281

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  16 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Nice, Nice N508

$74 - $122

5 alternative options

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Nice  •  5 h 33 min

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

$116 - $347

Fly Frankfurt to Marseille, train  •  7 h 32 min

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

$112 - $339

Train  •  11 h 7 min

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

$225 - $261

Bus Ouibus  •  30 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Cannes Ouibus

$81 - $121

Drive  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes 640.9 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes is to bus which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 30 h 13 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes is to fly which costs 80€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 50 min.

More details

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Cannes is 741 km. The road distance is 1025.5 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main station to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Cannes Hôtel de Ville via Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 36 min.

More details

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 11 h 7 min.

More details

The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 11 h 7 min and costs 190€ - 230€.

More details

Frankfurt am Main to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Nice, Nice station.

More details

Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 463 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

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 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes via Marseille-St-Charles in around 11 h 7 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 15 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 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 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
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 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $7,000
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $190
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$190 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $220
1st Class
$250 - $370
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
14 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Strasbourg to Cannes
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Ouibus

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.