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

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Fly to Nice  •  4h 37m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Nice (NCE) VCE - NCE

63€ - 143€

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Bus  •  13h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Mestre to Cannes Gare SNCF 523

32€ - 53€

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Fly to Marseille, train  •  7h 20m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Marseille (MRS) VCE - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Cannes

55€ - 230€

Train  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Genova P.Za Principe Fr
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Cannes Ec

46€ - 116€

Train via Milan  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Cannes Ec

41€ - 168€

Bus via Nice  •  14h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Venezia to Nice Si

Drive  •  5h 54m

  1. Drive from Venice to Cannes 613.5 km

80€ - 120€

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Cannes is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 13h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Cannes is to fly which costs 60€ - 150€ and takes 4h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Liberta' Santa Chiara and arriving at Cannes Gare SNCF via Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Cannes. However, there are services departing from Venezia S. Lucia and arriving at Cannes via Genova P.Za Principe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 33m.

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The distance between Venice and Cannes is 471 km. The road distance is 613.5 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Cannes without a car is to train which takes 8h 33m and costs 45€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 4h 37m to get from Venice to Cannes, including transfers.

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Venice to Cannes bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Mestre station.

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Venice to Cannes train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Venezia S. Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Cannes is to fly which takes 4h 37m and costs 60€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 45€ - 120€ and takes 8h 33m, you could also bus, which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 13h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Cannes.
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  • Distance: 471.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 37m

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

easyJet, Alitalia and Swiss fly from Venice to Cannes 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Cannes via Genova P.Za Principe in around 8h 33m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 200€
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 480€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 330€
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 550€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 140€
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
40€ - 140€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 110€
Train operators
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 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€
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 Genova P.Za Principe to Cannes
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Thello
Train from Milano Centrale to Cannes
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
Thello
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 75€
Base Premium
65€ - 95€
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
22€ - 30€
Base Standard
40€ - 60€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 30€
Smart Low Cost
19€ - 27€
Smart Flex
40€ - 55€
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 Venezia S. Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 140€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
60€ - 80€
1st Class
100€ - 140€
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Mestre to Cannes Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Eurolines FR
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Venezia to Nice
Ave. Duration
12h 59m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Venice to Cannes bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Cannes Gare SNCF station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Cannes is 614 km. It takes approximately 5h 54m to drive from Venice to Cannes.

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easyJet, Alitalia and Swiss offer flights from Venice Airport to Nice Airport.

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Book your Venice to Cannes train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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There are 5080+ hotels available in Cannes. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs 8€ - 11€.

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