Planning Ahead

We know people who plan their festival early get the most out of it. The sooner you get the essentials planned, the sooner you can start planning the fun stuff, like sessions and speakers you want to see, events you want to attend and people you want to meet!
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Plan your travel

Most people fly into Nice Cote d'Azur International Airport, less than 30km from the city. There is a range of travel options to get you to, from and around Cannes whatever your budget. All travel options are listed in the 'Travelling to Cannes' section on the website.

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Find a place to stay

There are lots of options when it comes to great places to stay in Cannes - with three, four and five-star hotels and apartments within short walking distance of the Palais des Festivals. We've partnered with trusted agencies across Cannes and the surrounding area to ensure you get to pick accommodation that suits you. However, there is high demand for accommodation in the city so book early to avoid disappointment.

See live availability and book online today, or if you have any questions please contact the accommodation team via Please note that you can only book accommodation by logging in via your account.

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Review the Festival Programme

With 100s of inspiring Cannes Lions speakers to choose from, start selecting your must-see sessions from the official programme. Make sure you keep some time free for recommendations or trying something you wouldn't normally go to.

Festival programme

Get social

Stay up to date with Cannes Lions social media channels Twitter and Facebook for the latest news and announcements. Plus, find us on Instagram and LinkedIn to follow the Festival as it unfolds.