Directions from Lugano to Cannes

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Recommended option

Bus Ouibus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. 421 / ...
  2. Ouibus

$18 - $57

5 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Hotelzug / ...
  2. Ec

$52 - $100

Bus Eurolines FR  •  9 h 16 min

$69 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. 269.1 miles

$55 - $85

Fly from Lugano  •  6 h 30 min

  1. LUG - NCE

$151 - $334

Train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 37 min

  1. ZRH - NCE

$134 - $373

Questions & Answers

The distance between Lugano and Cannes is 314 km. The road distance is 431 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lugano to Cannes is to bus which costs SFr 17 - SFr 60 and takes 7 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Lugano to Cannes is to drive which takes 4 h 22 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 85.

No, there is no direct train from Lugano to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Cannes via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 31 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Lugano to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Cannes via Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Lugano to Cannes, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Lugano to Cannes via Milan, Milan and Milan in around 7 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lugano to Cannes via Milano Centrale in around 7 h 31 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lugano to Nice via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lugano to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lugano to Nice
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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