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There are 8 ways to get from University of Freiburg to Cannes by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Basel, fly to Nice  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Nice (NCE) BSL - NCE

64€ - 284€

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Bus  •  12h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Cannes, Cannes N508

35€ - 45€

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Train, train to Strasbourg, fly to Nice  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
  2. Take the train from Offenburg Bahnhof to Strasbourg Bahnhof
  3. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Nice (NCE) SXB - NCE

99€ - 421€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Nice  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nice (NCE) ZRH - NCE

118€ - 372€

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Marseille, train  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Marseille (MRS) SXB - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Cannes

82€ - 418€

Bus, train  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Mulhouse N1720 / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Cannes Tgv

136€ - 188€

Train  •  11h 58m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Cannes Ec

60€ - 82€

Drive  •  7h 48m

  1. Drive from University of Freiburg to Cannes 768.5 km

85€ - 130€

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The cheapest way to get from University of Freiburg to Cannes is to bus which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 12h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from University of Freiburg to Cannes is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 290€ and takes 5h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Freiburg and arriving at Cannes, Cannes. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 12h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from University of Freiburg to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and arriving at Cannes via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 58m.

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The distance between University of Freiburg and Cannes is 498 km. The road distance is 768.5 km.

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The best way to get from University of Freiburg to Cannes without a car is to bus and train which takes 9h 17m and costs 130€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from University of Freiburg to Cannes, including transfers.

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University of Freiburg to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Freiburg station.

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University of Freiburg to Cannes train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf station.

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The best way to get from University of Freiburg to Cannes is to train which takes 11h 58m and costs 60€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 12h 12m.

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  • Distance: 498.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 22m

What companies run services between University of Freiburg, Germany and Cannes, France?

You can take a train from University of Freiburg to Cannes via Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and Milano Centrale in around 11h 58m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Freiburg to Cannes, Cannes twice daily. Tickets cost 35€ - 45€ and the journey takes 12h 5m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 340€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 280€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 600€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 350€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 25€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 15€
1st Class
18€ - 25€
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Schedules at
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 31€
1st Class
20€ - 25€
Train from Offenburg to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 27€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
23€ - 27€
1st Class
15€ - 18€
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Cannes
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130€ - 180€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
130€ - 150€
1st Class
150€ - 180€
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Offenburg
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
21€ - 60€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
21€ - 29€
1st Class
40€ - 60€
Ortenau S Bahn
Phone
0781/8059643
Email
tgo@ortenaukreis.de
Website
ortenaulinie.de
Train from Offenburg Bahnhof to Strasbourg Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Ortenau S Bahn
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 Marseille St Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
23€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 50€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Cannes
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
Thello
Train from Milano Centrale to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
Thello
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Freiburg to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Cannes, Cannes
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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University of Freiburg to Cannes bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cannes, Cannes station.

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University of Freiburg to Cannes train services, operated by Thello, arrive at Cannes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Freiburg to Cannes is 768 km. It takes approximately 7h 48m to drive from University of Freiburg to Cannes.

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