There are 4 ways to get from Sanremo to Cannes by train, bus or car

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Train Thello  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from San Remo to Cannes

$25 - $35

Cheapest option

Train Trenitalia  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Cannes

$17 - $28

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Sanremo to Nice, Nice 406
  2. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Cannes Hôtel de Ville 210 Express

$20 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Sanremo to Cannes 57.7 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Sanremo to Cannes is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sanremo to Cannes is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sanremo to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Sanremo and arriving at Cannes Hôtel de Ville via Nice Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from San Remo and arriving at Cannes. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between Sanremo and Cannes is 68 km. The road distance is 92.4 km.

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The best way to get from Sanremo to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs 22€ - 28€.

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The train from San Remo to Cannes takes 1 h 48 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Sanremo to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Sanremo station.

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Sanremo to Cannes train services, operated by Thello, depart from San Remo station.

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The best way to get from Sanremo to Cannes is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs 22€ - 28€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 28€ and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Sanremo to Cannes bus services, operated by Department Des Alpes Maritimes, arrive at Cannes Hôtel de Ville station.

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Sanremo to Cannes train services, operated by Thello, arrive at Cannes station.

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Map of how to get from Sanremo to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 42.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

What companies run services between Sanremo, Italy and Cannes, France?

Thello operates a train from Sanremo to Cannes once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sanremo to Cannes via Nice, Nice and Nice Airport in around 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from San Remo to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Sanremo to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Department Des Alpes Maritimes
Phone
+33 4 93 29 82 00
Email
contact@departement06.fr
Website
departement06.fr
Bus from Nice Airport to Cannes Hôtel de Ville
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
Paca Mobilita

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