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from Lyon to Cannes

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

Our recommendation

To get from Lyon to Cannes on 29 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

18:06Lyon Part Dieu4h00 22:06Cannes
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18:06Lyon Part Dieu4h00 22:06Cannes
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18:06Lyon Part Dieu5h07 23:13Cannes-la-Bocca
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06:28Lyon Part Dieu4h07 10:35Cannes
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06:28Lyon Part Dieu5h47 12:15Le Bosquet
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£211Air France
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£248Air France
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£159Air France
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Travel Information to Cannes from Lyon

distanceDistance185 miles (298 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£13 - £177
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £13 • 6 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £177 • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Air France or SNCF | TER

Travel 185 miles (298 km) by coach, flight or train between Lyon and Cannes. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £13. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, Air France or SNCF | TER among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Lyon to Cannes.

Travel Tips

Travel from Lyon to Cannes
Travel to Cannes easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lyon to Cannes.
How do I travel to Cannes from Lyon?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Lyon to Cannes. You can take a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Cannes from Lyon?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Lyon to Cannes. Tickets for a coach cost on average £13.

This is compared to other travel options to Cannes:

A coach is about £163 less than a flight, which costs on average £177 for this trip.

A coach is about £65 less than a train, which costs on average £78 for this journey.

What is the quickest way from Lyon to Cannes?

The quickest way to travel to Cannes from Lyon is by flight, which takes on average 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h 15 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Cannes by train can take on average 4 h 1 min.

How far is it from Lyon to Cannes?

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

How many services a day are there to Cannes from Lyon?

The average frequency per day from Lyon to Cannes is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Lyon and in Cannes?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Lyon to Cannes:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Lyon, Gare Perrache to Cannes, Gare de Cannes.
  • Most travellers board their train from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Cannes.
Which travel companies can get me from Lyon to Cannes?

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

  • You can travel by coach from Lyon to Cannes with BlaBlaCar Bus, and you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Lyon to Cannes tickets for £13 on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane from Lyon to Cannes with Air France, and you can find Air France Lyon to Cannes tickets for £177 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Lyon and Cannes by train with SNCF | TER. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £78 with SNCF | TER from Lyon to Cannes.
What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Lyon to Cannes?
Many of our customers travelling from Lyon to Cannes don't make Cannes their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Nice or Marseille, either of which you could add to your Lyon and Cannes trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Cannes to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I purchase tickets from Lyon to Cannes online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Lyon to Cannes, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is on average £13 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £177 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £78 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Lyon to Cannes tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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