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Zurich to Cannes by train

  • First train
    05:19
  • Last train
    00:02
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 29m
  • Distance
    442 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    8
  • Avg. journey time
    15hr 18m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Zurich to Cannes by train

Fast trains from Zurich to Cannes take around 8 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 442 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Zurich and Cannes.

1. Are there direct trains from Zurich to Cannes?

Journeys between Zurich and Cannes usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from Zurich to Cannes every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Zurich to Cannes?

The Zurich to Cannes train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Zurich to Cannes train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Cannes is usually scheduled to depart Zurich around 05:19 and the last train is around 00:02. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Zurich around 05:57, and the last at 23:36.

When to book Zurich to Cannes train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Zurich to Cannes by train.

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Which train companies operate between Zurich and Cannes?

More than one train company operates on the route from Zurich to Cannes, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • Lyria
  • TGV
  • Thello

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.