How to get from Santa Margherita Ligure to Cannes

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Recommended option

Train via Ventimiglia  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Ventimiglia Reg
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Cannes Ec / ...

$29 - $51

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Cannes Ec

$24 - $46

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Genova Piazza Principe Reg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 482 / ...

$30 - $52

Bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Rapallo to Genova 75T / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genova Brignole Stazione FS to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière

$55 - $73

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Santa Margherita Ligure to Cannes 166.1 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy and Cannes, France?

You can take a train from Santa Margherita Ligure to Cannes via Ventimiglia in around 5 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Cannes via Rapallo, Genova, Genova Brignole Stazione FS, Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière, and Nice Airport - Terminal 1 in around 6 h 10 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$23 - $28
Train from Ventimiglia to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Cannes
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Cannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $24
1st Class
$33 - $37
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Santa Margherita Ligure and Cannes is 196 km. The road distance is 266 km.

The cheapest way to get from Santa Margherita Ligure to Cannes is to train which costs 20€ - 40€ and takes 5 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Santa Margherita Ligure to Cannes is to drive which takes 2 h 50 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Santa Margherita Ligure to Cannes. However, there are services departing from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino and arriving at Cannes via Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Santa Margherita Ligure and arriving at Cannes via Rapallo, Genova Brignole Stazione FS and Nice Airport - Terminal 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Santa Margherita Ligure to Cannes, including transfers.