SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).
Thello, part of the Trenitalia Group, is an international railway service that connects France and Italy. Thello trains provide direct connections between Paris and Venice via Dijon, and Marseille and Milan via Nice. Trains between Paris and Venice are night/sleeper trains with three service levels. Choose either Standard shared berth compartments (4-6 berth), a standard bed cabin (1-3 people) which includes a welcome drink, breakfast, bed furnishings and a toiletry set, or treat yourself to a premium cabin (1-2 people) which feature a private bathroom with sink, shower and WC. Trains between Marseille and Milan offer Standard Class seating, as well as First Class, which has wider reclining seats for extra comfort.
The average journey time between Cannes and Ventimiglia is 1 hour and 41 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 25 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 36 trains per day travelling from Cannes to Ventimiglia. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from Cannes to Ventimiglia departs at 05:17. The last train from Cannes to Ventimiglia departs at 22:20. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Cannes to Ventimiglia without having to change trains. There are 31 direct trains from Cannes to Ventimiglia. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
By train, of course. See trains from Ventimiglia to Cannes.