There are 7 ways to get from Pau to Cannes by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly from Pau  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Pau (PUF) to Nice (NCE) PUF - NCE

$92 - $496

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Pau - Université to Cannes Ouibus

$28 - $40

5 alternative options

Train to Biarritz, fly  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Pau to Bayonne
  2. Fly from Biarritz (BIQ) to Nice (NCE) BIQ - NCE

$119 - $408

Train to Bordeaux, fly  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Pau to Bordeaux-St-Jean
  2. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Nice (NCE) BOD - NCE

$97 - $271

Train  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Pau to Toulouse-Matabiau Ic
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes Tgv

$119 - $183

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Pau to Narbonne
  2. Take the bus from Narbonne to Cannes, Cannes 768

$47 - $71

Drive  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Pau to Cannes 450.8 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pau to Cannes is to bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 11 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pau to Cannes is to fly which costs 80€ - 440€ and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Pau and Cannes is 596 km. The road distance is 721.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Pau to Cannes, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pau - Université and arriving at Cannes. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pau to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Pau and arriving at Cannes via Toulouse-Matabiau and Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 44 min.

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The best way to get from Pau to Cannes is to fly which takes 4 h 8 min and costs 80€ - 440€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 100€ - 170€ and takes 10 h 44 min, You could also bus, which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 11 h 25 min..

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Map of how to get from Pau to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 372.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

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

Volotea, Hop! and two other airlines fly from Pau to Cannes twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pau to Cannes via Toulouse-Matabiau and Marseille-St-Charles in around 10 h 44 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Pau to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Pau to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $1,000
Flights from Pau to Nice via Bastia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Biarritz to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Biarritz to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Pau to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Pau to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $1,000
Flights from Pau to Nice via Bastia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Biarritz to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Biarritz to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Pau to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Pau to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Pau to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Pau to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $130
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Pau to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $80
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 Pau - Université to Cannes
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Pau to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
isilines.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Narbonne to Cannes, Cannes
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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