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Trip Lyon Cannes

Plan your trip by train, bus, carpooling, plane from Lyon to Cannes

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How to get from Lyon to Cannes?

We are suggesting 1 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Lyon Cannes. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Lyon-Cannes

For your trip from Lyon (Rhône-Alpes, France) to Cannes (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France) with a distance of 187 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
You are lucky, there is a direct intercity bus line Lyon-Cannes that often turns out to be the most economical solution.
You will board a coach of FlixBus or OUIBUS in Lyon. The bus will drop you off at Cannes bus station (0.2 mi from Cannes, France). Please make sure to show up on time at Lyon bus station (1.3 mi from Lyon) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Cannes.
The train Lyon Cannes is a direct bound.
Trains TGV or TGV Lyria of SNCF or TGV Lyria to Cannes leave from Lyon-Part-Dieu railway station in Lyon. Arrival in Cannes will take place at Cannes station (0.5 mi from the city centre).
With Blablacar you will probably find drivers sharing a ride on the itinerary Lyon-Cannes.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Cannes from Lyon. You can take the flight Lyon-Nice and complete the other part of your journey traveling by bus.
Leave Lyon and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport, 13 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Nice (Nice Cote D'Azur airport, IATA code: NCE) operated by Air France.

Which carriers to travel between Lyon and Cannes?

Railway companies
SNCF provides a rail connection Lyon-Cannes with the train TGV from Lyon-Part-Dieu railway station (1.3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Cannes at arrival (0.5 mi from centre)
Thello transports passengers on a rail line from Antibes to Cannes with the train Thello which leaves Antibes station to arrive at Cannes railway station (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur France)
TGV Lyria operates the train journey Lyon-Cannes with the train TGV Lyria from Lyon-Part-Dieu railway station (1.3 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Cannes at arrival (0.5 mi from centre)
Bus companies
The bus company FlixBus operates the intercity service from the bus station of Lyon in Lyon and to the one of Cannes (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur France)
ALSA is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Nice (serving Nice - Terminal 1 Aéroport bus station at 3.9 mi from centre) and the city of Cannes where the coach will drop you off at Cannes station situated at about 0.2 mi from Cannes city centre.
The coach company OUIBUS carries out the route from the bus station of Lyon in Lyon and to the one of Cannes (Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur France)
Air France carries out a flight from Lyon Saint-Exupery International LYS airport situated 13 mi away from the city centre of Lyon to Nice (arrival at Nice Cote D'Azur NCE airport)
Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Lyon-Cannes (187 mi)

Stop cities from Lyon or cities to visit near Cannes

When travelling from Cannes to Lyon by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Antibes located at 6 mi from Cannes, Nice 17 mi away from Cannes (France). If you have some time on your way to Cannes or back to Lyon, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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