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There are 4 ways to get from Nice to Cannes by train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Cannes Ter / ...

15€ - 27€

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Rideshare  •  44 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nice to Cannes 33.6 km

3€

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nice to Cannes 33.7 km

120€ - 150€

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Cannes 33.7 km

3€ - 6€

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The cheapest way to get from Nice to Cannes is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 44 min.

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The fastest way to get from Nice to Cannes is to taxi which takes 30 min and costs 120€ - 150€.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nice Ville and arriving at Cannes. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Nice and Cannes is 26 km. The road distance is 33.7 km.

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The best way to get from Nice to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs 15€ - 27€.

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The train from Nice Ville to Cannes takes 39 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Nice to Cannes train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Nice Ville station.

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Nice to Cannes train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Cannes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Cannes is 34 km. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Nice to Cannes.

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  • Distance: 26.5 km
  • Duration: 39 min

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

SNCF operates a train from Nice Ville to Cannes every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 5€ - 17€ and the journey takes 39 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Nice Ville to Cannes
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 17€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
5€ - 9€
Rail 1st Class
11€ - 17€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Cannes
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 27€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
23€ - 27€
1st Class
15€ - 19€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Nice-Ville to Cannes
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 27€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nice to Cannes
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
3€
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Nice to Cannes
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
120€ - 150€
Taxi Riviera
Phone
+33 4 93 13 78 78
Website
taxis-nice.fr
Taxi Nice Côte d'Azur
Phone
+33 6 62 83 68 14
Alunni Claude
Phone
+33 9 80 34 94 12

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Nice and Cannes. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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