There are 8 ways to get from Lausanne 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  •  7 h 54 min

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

$143 - $189

Cheapest option

Train to Geneva, fly  •  4 h 59 min

  1. GVA - NCE

$72 - $183

6 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus

Train, bus  •  11 h 49 min

  1. 1 / ...
  2. Ouibus

Drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. 408.3 miles

$85 - $130

Train, train to Lyon, fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. LYS - NCE

$122 - $389

Train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 48 min

  1. ZRH - NCE

$144 - $375

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  6 h 59 min

  1. BSL - NCE

$112 - $294

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

You can take a train from Lausanne to Cannes via Genève, Geneve, and Marseille-St-Charles in around 7 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Cannes via Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 9 h 36 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
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
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Genève
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.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
Train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
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
$36 - $39
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$36 - $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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Lausanne to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Cannes
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lausanne and Cannes is 331 km. The road distance is 653 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Cannes is to drive which costs SFr 85 - SFr 130 and takes 6 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Cannes is to train and fly which takes 4 h 59 min and costs SFr 70 - SFr 190.

No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Cannes via Geneve and Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Cannes via Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 54 min to get from Lausanne to Cannes, including transfers.