Practical Information

A series of info to prepare your stay in Cannes ahead of time

  • When and where?


    MIPCOM Dates

    14, 15, 16, October: 8.30-19.00
    17 October: 8.30-18.00

    Please note that exhibitors have access from 8.00.

    Location Palais des Festivals 1 Boulevard de la Croisette 06400 Cannes, France See on the map

    Locate Yourself

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    Use the interactive floor plan Locate yourself easily

    Onsite contacts & Help

    Read the FAQ

    Contact our help desk by filling out the helpdesk form or see our FAQ.

  • Travel Information and exclusive transportation offers

    Cannes is very easily accessible and offers many transport options. We also negotiated exclusive conditions for you.

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    Book your flight to Nice Côte d'Azur with our partners Air France and KLM Global Meetings. Enjoy your trip combining comfort and a unique service "à la française". Benefit from attractive discounts, up to -15%, on a wide range of public fares on all AIR FRANCE, KLM and their code-shared flights worldwide.
    Be sure to use the discount code: 34527AF.

    Book your plane

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    Car rental

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    Find the right car at the right moment and feel free to drive around Cannes as you like with the premium services of our official partner Sixt. Rent online to get a reduction up to 10% or call the reservation center
    +33 1 44 38 55 55 using the promotional code 9963828.

    Book your car

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    Located in the city center of Cannes, the train station has excellent connections to all French regions and the major cities of Europe. Most, it is a few steps away from the Palais des Festivals. Book your tickets or check train timetables at or by calling +33 8 92 35 35 35.

    Book your train

  • Your Airport transfer solutions

    The Nice Côte d'Azur international airport - located near Cannes - is the largest aiport outside of Paris, and offers a wide range of transfer solutions.

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    Transfer by helicopter

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    Save time and enjoy the aerial view of Cannes! Our official partner Azur Helicopters operates 7-minutes flights from the Nice Côte d'Azur airport to the Cannes airport where a shuttle will take you to your destination. MIPCOM participants benefit from a negotiated rate of €160 per person.
    For more information, email
    or call +33 (0)4 93 90 40 70.

    Book your helicopter

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    Transfer by buses

    The Nice AirportXpress line N°210 is at your disposal to connect Nice Côte d'Azur airport to Cannes bus station, every day from 7:00 to 21:00, with a frequency every 30 minutes, enjoy a direct route by motorway without any stopover.
    One-way ticket: from €22
    Return ticket: from €33

    Buy your ticket

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    Transfer by taxi

    A personal driver will be waiting for you at the airport and pick you up at your arrival (Terminal 1 - Gate A1 & Terminal 2 - Gate A3) to drive you to the Palais de Festival within 30 minutes. Direct transfer to Cannes:
    €84 for 1 to 4 passengers
    Please note that a night rate applies between 19:00 and 7:00
    Book a taxi in advance
    +33 (0)4 93 992 727 (24 hours)
    or book online.

    Book your taxi

  • Exclusive negotiated offers in Cannes

    International capital of glamour and business, Cannes is also world-renowned for its restaurants, cafés, bars, luxury stores and other shops... don’t miss out the Cannes way of life.

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    Our shopping tip

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    If you are out of time to shop in Cannes, the Nice Côte d’Azur airport also offers a wide range of stores featuring the world’s most prestigious brands. Present your MIPCOM badge to benefit from a 10 % discount.

    Discover the shops

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    We've teamed up with the City of Cannes and local restaurants and brasseries to create great value, fixed-price lunch deals for you during the event.

    Discover the restaurants

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    Nightlife and bar

    Enjoy the best nightlife Cannes has to offer with a selection of the best adresses from a rooftop bar or a true Cannes institution like the Martinez Hotel to the biggest club in Cannes.

    Discover the Nightlife and bar

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    Cannes has a lovely selection of cafés where you can find delicious coffee, high-end teas and, best of all, wonderful homemade cakes, desserts, pastries and croissants.

  • Have a great stay in Cannes!

    Business, events, culture, sport and leisure, day and nightlife... Find everything you need
    to prepare and enjoy your Cannes experience.

    Enjoy Cannes

  • Coming from abroad?

    Here is some useful information that will help you plan your stay in Cannes, from start to finish.

    Measurement system: Metric

    Electricity 220-240 V AC, MIPCOM 2019

    Electricity: 220-240 V AC

    2-pin plugs are standard, MIPCOM 2019

    2-pin plugs are standard

  • Country Dialling code: +33, MIPCOM 2019

    Country dialling code: +33

    Currency: Euro, MIPCOM 2019

    Currency: Euro

    Time zone: GMT +1, MIPCOM 2019

    Time zone: GMT +1

    Visas: Find out if you need a Visa to enter France here.

  • 2019 Partners