There are 6 ways to get from Lyon 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  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Cannes Tgv

$100 - $115

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Cannes Ouibus

$17 - $24

4 alternative options

Train via Marseille-St-Charles  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes Tgv

$96 - $124

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Lyon to Cannes 276.3 miles

$55 - $90

Fly to Nice  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Nice (NCE) LYS - NCE

$68 - $294

Fly to Marseille, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Marseille (MRS) LYS - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes

$108 - $391

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lyon to Cannes is to bus which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lyon to Cannes is to fly which costs 55€ - 260€ and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between Lyon and Cannes is 298 km. The road distance is 442.1 km.

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The train from Lyon Part Dieu to Cannes takes 4 h 3 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lyon - Perrache Bus station station and arriving at Cannes. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving at Cannes. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Lyon, France and Cannes, France?

TGV operates a train from Lyon to Cannes 4 times a day. Tickets cost $100 - $115 and the journey takes 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Lyon to Cannes every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Nice
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
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 Lyon Part Dieu to Cannes
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $200
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
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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