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There are 10 ways to get from London to Cannes by plane, train, bus, car, car ferry or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly London Heathrow to Nice  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Nice (NCE) LHR - NCE

$103 - $334

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Bus  •  23h 55m

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Cannes Ouibus

$48 - $74

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Fly London City to Nice  •  5h 23m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Nice (NCE) LCY - NCE

$115 - $252

Fly London Gatwick to Nice  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Nice (NCE) LGW - NCE

$62 - $242

Train to London Luton, fly to Nice  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Nice (NCE) LTN - NCE

$65 - $237

Fly London Stansted to Nice  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Nice (NCE) STN - NCE

$81 - $232

Fly London Heathrow to Marseille, train  •  7h 35m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Marseille (MRS) LHR - MRS
  2. Take the train from Gare de Marseille-St-Charles to Gare de Cannes

$128 - $351

Train  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes Tgv

$251 - $441

Drive, car ferry  •  13h 1m

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cannes

$201 - $300

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  16h 41m

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Basel SBB Tgv
  5. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Cannes

$455 - $550

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Cannes is to bus which costs £35 - £60 and takes 23h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Cannes is to fly which costs £75 - £260 and takes 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Cannes. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Cannes via Paris City Centre - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Cannes. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Cannes via Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 39m.

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The distance between London and Cannes is 646 miles.

The best way to get from London to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 8h 39m and costs £190 - £340.

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It takes approximately 5h 16m to get from London to Cannes, including transfers.

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London to Cannes bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from London station.

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London to Cannes train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Cannes is to fly which takes 5h 16m and costs £75 - £260. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £190 - £340 and takes 8h 39m, you could also bus, which costs £35 - £60 and takes 23h 55m.

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Map of how to get from London to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 645.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 16m

What companies run services between London, England and Cannes, France?

British Airways, Swiss and four other airlines fly from London to Cannes hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Cannes via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 8h 39m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Basel
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Luton to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Nice via Basel
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Nice via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Nice via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from London Stansted to Nice via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from London City to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from London City to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from London City to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from London City to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Luton to Nice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Nice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from London Stansted to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
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 Marseille-St-Charles to Gare de Cannes
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $340
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $200
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
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 London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Cannes
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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London to Cannes bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Cannes station.

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Cannes is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 7:40 PM in London and 8:40 PM in Cannes.

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

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KLM, Swiss, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Nice Airport.

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Book your London to Cannes bus tickets online with Distribusion and Distribusion.

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There are 4625+ hotels available in Cannes. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14m and costs £20 - £29.

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