Getting to Cannes from Aeroport de Nice
On a go to to Cannes, most likely you may be flying into A’roport de Nice, and could need to get to Cannes. Your Humble Curmudgeon offers numerous possibilities.
From A’roport de Nice to Cannes for One Euro! The exceptional good deal you will find in this trip is the #200 bus which runs every 15 minutes between A’roport de Nice and Cannes, Monday thru Saturday.
It makes a forestall at Terminal 1, besides for the final buses–which leave from the airport at 9pm and 10pm respectively–which forestall at both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2.
Yes! The fee is handiest one euro! The bus experience is approximately 65 minutes. Not too horrific, thinking about its stops at almost every bus forestall along the manner The bus is fitted for keep on luggage, and due to their frequency they’re not often overcrowded.
are the maximum apparent choice. They have numerous distinct advantages. You will load and sell off your baggage simplest once. And, the taxi will get you without delay in your motel. For those visiting in agencies of two or three, the value of approximately 70 (approximately US$ninety three) may be spread over several persons..
Shuttle buses run from 8am to 8pm from the west end of Terminal 1. (Terminal 1 serves flights originating out of doors of France.) ATM machines are to be had if you want euros.
If you’re flying from inside France, take the free airport trip from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1. Purchase your price tag (?12 one way) on the price ticket workplace simply outside the terminal.
Alternatives. Traveling by myself and its too late for the bus and you are too miserly for a taxi? (Sounds like YHC himself!) There are a few options.
You pays 18 (about US$29) and take the #99 bus to the Nice Ville train station, and connect to the local train to Cannes.
Even less expensive is to take a taxi to the close by Nice St. Augustin station (remaining train approximately eleven:30pm) and take the nearby teach to Cannes.
SIM CHIPS FOR MOBILE PHONES
Non-European travelers pay a fortune for cellular telephone calls when they use their very own cellular telephones. Your Humble Curmudgeon recommends pre-paid SIM playing cards that may be purchased in France and positioned into your very own cell telephone.
There are numerous offerings. But, I even have located SFR (a subsidiary of Vodafone) to serve me very well for seven years.
There is an office near the Palais at 22 rue D’Antibes. You should purchase a SIM card for approximately 38.50 (about US$61.25) and hours of nearby usage for 25 extra euros. (No rate for incoming calls.)
Also, so long as you use the smartphone at the least once each seven months, you keep the number. YHC has had his for over seven years.
Unlock your mobile phone before you leave domestic! For Americans, Australians and people from sure other international locations to apply new SIM playing cards in their own mobiles, they have to touch their telecom provider in the US to “free up” their cellular phones–and this this have to be done at the least ten days earlier than arriving in France.
Otherwise, the telephone becomes disabled as quickly as a SIM card is put into the telephone.
Alternatives to pre-paid sim cards are limited. To get a cell telephone on a normal plan calls for a first-rate credit score card. Easy enough. But, the credit card need to be issued by way of a French bank, and monies deducted from a French financial institution account. How lots of us have one of those