Cannes is a city located on the French Riviera in the southeast of France. It is situated in the Alpes-Maritimes department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region, along the Mediterranean coast.
Cannes is approximately 31 miles (50 km) southeast of Nice and approximately 14 miles (23 km) west of Saint-Raphaël.
Travel to Cannes
To travel to Cannes, France, you have several options:
- By Plane: The nearest airport is Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, located about 30 minutes from Cannes. You can fly to Nice from many major cities around the world, and then take a taxi, shuttle, or train to Cannes.
- By Train: The train is a convenient option for travelers coming from other cities in France. The Gare de Cannes railway station is located in the center of Cannes, with trains running regularly from Nice and other destinations in France.
- By Car: If you are driving from within France, you can reach Cannes by car via the A8 motorway. There are also several car rental options available at the airport and in the city.
Regardless of your mode of transportation, it is recommended to plan ahead and book tickets or reservations in advance to ensure a smooth and hassle-free trip to Cannes.