There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Cannes by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes Tgv

$170 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 50 min

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

$30 - $90

4 alternative options

Rideshare  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Cannes 565.2 miles

$68

Drive  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Cannes 564.9 miles

$120 - $180

Fly from Paris Orly  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE

$65 - $215

Fly from Paris CDG  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Nice (NCE) CDG - NCE

$72 - $227

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Cannes is to bus which costs 28€ - 80€ and takes 13 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Cannes is to fly which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 3 h 48 min.

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The distance between Paris and Cannes is 690 km. The road distance is 903.9 km.

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The train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes takes 5 h 26 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy and arriving at Cannes. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Cannes. Services depart every three hours, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 26 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Cannes is 904 km. It takes approximately 8 h 16 min to drive from Paris to Cannes.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 431.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

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

TGV operates a train from Paris to Cannes every 3 hours. Tickets cost $170 - $200 and the journey takes 5 h 26 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Paris to Cannes once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 13 h 50 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $7,500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $3,000
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$170 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $340
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Cannes
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Cannes, Cannes
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Cannes
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$68
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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