How to get from Cannes to Lyon

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from Cannes to Lyon

You can get from Cannes to Lyon by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Cannes to Lyon on 04 Jul we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:24Cannes4h01 19:25Lyon Part Dieu
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17:54Cannes4h08 22:02Lyon Part Dieu
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14:48Cannes4h06 18:54Lyon Part Dieu
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12:24Cannes3h58 16:22Lyon Part Dieu
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Travel Information from Cannes to Lyon

distanceDistance185 miles (298 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £139 • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Air France or SNCF | TGV INOUI

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 185 miles (298 km) to Lyon from Cannes. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus, Air France or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Cannes to Lyon.

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There are 4 travel options from Cannes to Lyon: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Cannes to Lyon, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Lyon:

A ferry journey is usually £17 less than a journey to Lyon by coach, which costs on average £17 for the same trip.

A ferry is about £139 less than a flight, which costs on average £139 for this trip.

A ferry is £58 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Cannes to Lyon costing on average £58.

The fastest way from Cannes to Lyon is by flight with an average journey time of 55 min.

Other travel options between Cannes and Lyon can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 6 h 30 min.

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In comparison, getting to Lyon by train can take on average 3 h 58 min.

The distance from Cannes to Lyon is approximately 185 miles (298 km).

The average frequency per day from Cannes to Lyon is:

  • 3 coaches per day.
  • Around 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Cannes to Lyon as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Cannes to Lyon:

  • Coaches mostly leave from Cannes, Port and tend to arrive in Lyon, Gare Perrache.
  • Trains mostly depart from Cannes and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Cannes to Lyon:

  • You can travel by coach to Lyon from Cannes with BlaBlaCar Bus, and you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Cannes to Lyon tickets for £17 on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane between Cannes and Lyon with Air France, and you can find Air France Cannes to Lyon tickets for £139 on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Cannes to Lyon with SNCF | TGV INOUI, and you can find SNCF | TGV INOUI Cannes to Lyon tickets for £58 on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available between Cannes and Lyon with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around 3 direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with BlaBlaCar.
  • You'll find 3 direct trains per day with SNCF | TGV INOUI.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Lyon as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Cannes and Lyon.

Many of our customers travelling from Cannes to Lyon don't make Lyon their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Geneva or Barcelona, either of which you could add to your Cannes and Lyon trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lyon to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Cannes to Lyon, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing £17 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £139 one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets are costing £1 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £58 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Cannes and Lyon online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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