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There are 11 ways to get from Germany to Cannes by plane, train, subway, bus, night train or car

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Fly from Frankfurt  •  4 h 55 min

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

$95 - $286

Cheapest option

Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Nice (NCE) SXF - NCE

$63 - $295

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Fly from Dusseldorf  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Nice (NCE) DUS - NCE

$67 - $285

Train to Strasbourg, fly  •  5 h 2 min

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

$105 - $334

Subway to Munich, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nice (NCE) MUC - NCE

$86 - $232

Line 172 bus to Hamburg, fly  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 172 bus from Mozartstraße to U S Ohlsdorf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Nice (NCE) HAM - NCE

$81 - $322

Train  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes Tgv

$415 - $558

Bus FlixBus  •  24 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Milan, Milan N95
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Cannes, Cannes N508 / ...

$83 - $153

Bus Eurolines FR  •  30 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin to Aix en Provence
  2. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Cannes Gare Routière

$112 - $288

Night train, train  •  23 h 56 min

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Hbf to Zürich HB Nj
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de Cannes

$294 - $473

Drive  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Cannes 874.2 miles

$180 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Germany to Cannes is to fly which costs 50€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Germany to Cannes is to fly which costs 80€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Germany to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Cannes, Cannes via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Germany to Cannes. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Cannes via Berlin Hbf (tief), Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 46 min.

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The distance between Germany and Cannes is 876 km. The road distance is 1398.7 km.

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The best way to get from Germany to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 15 h 46 min and costs 360€ - 490€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Germany to Cannes, including transfers.

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Germany to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Germany to Cannes train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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The best way to get from Germany to Cannes is to fly which takes 4 h 55 min and costs 80€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 360€ - 490€ and takes 15 h 46 min, you could also bus, which costs 70€ - 140€ and takes 24 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Germany to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 547.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

What companies run services between Germany and Cannes, France?

Lufthansa, Swiss and Brussels Airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Cannes every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Cannes via S+U Berlin Hauptbahnhof, Berlin Hbf (tief), Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 15 h 46 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Munich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Munich to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Munich to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 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 Hamburg to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Hamburg to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Nice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 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
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $340
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
11 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $330
Website
bahn.de
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$190 - $260
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia(fr)
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Ventimiglia to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de Cannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Bus operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Mozartstraße to U S Ohlsdorf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
hvv.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Cannes, Cannes
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Cannes
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Berlin to Aix en Provence
Ave. Duration
26 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$190 - $270
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Berlin to Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
26 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$130
High
$138
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Cannes Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
isilines.com

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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Germany to Cannes train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Cannes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Germany to Cannes is 1399 km. It takes approximately 13 h 22 min to drive from Germany to Cannes.

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Swiss, Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Nice Airport.

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