There are 5 ways to get from Geneva 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  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Tgv / ...
  2. Ec / ...

$118 - $144

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus

$23 - $32

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. 369.4 miles

$75 - $120

Fly from Geneva  •  4 h 22 min

  1. GVA - NCE

$56 - $155

Train to Lyon, fly  •  5 h 38 min

  1. LYS - NCE

$99 - $342

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Cannes, France?

You can take a train from Geneva to Cannes via Marseille-St-Charles in around 6 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Cannes via Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 8 h 21 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$15 - $75
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $39
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $39
1st Class
$40 - $70
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
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
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $55
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Cannes
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva and Cannes is 303 km. The road distance is 591 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Cannes is to bus which costs SFr 22 - SFr 35 and takes 8 h 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Cannes is to fly which takes 4 h 22 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 160.

No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Cannes via Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 18 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Bus station and arriving at Cannes via Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 21 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Geneva to Cannes, including transfers.