The Palais des Festivals is located on the beachfront.

Palais des Festivals

1 boulevard de la Croisette

06400 Cannes, France

Days & Opening Hours


IPEM Opening Party: Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 – 9 am to 6 pm

Thursday, January 25, 2018 – 9 am to 6 pm

Friday, January 26, 2018 – 9 am to 4 pm



Access to the show is controlled. Badges delivered by IPEM are mandatory for all persons requiring access to the Palais des Festivals.
Participants can collect their badge at the registration desk upon presentation of a valid voucher. The registration desk opens on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 4 pm and closes on Friday, January 27, 2017 at 4 pm.
Participants can download and print their entry voucher from their personal myIPEM account.
Badges are nominative, personal and non-transmissible.

Getting to Cannes


By road

Cannes is linked to all major European cities by road. The city is connected by the A8 motorway, “La Provençale” (exit Cannes La Bocca or Mougins/Cannes), from Aix en Provence to the west and Italy to the east.


By train

The city of Cannes has excellent connections via TGV, Corail train and express train which link it to all French regions and major European cities. Information: iDTGV or


By air

Located 27 km from Nice Côte d’Azur airport, Cannes can be reached in less than 30 minutes. Nice Côte d’Azur, a major gateway to Southern Europe, serves 90 destinations with direct flights, and welcomes almost 50 airlines. Information: Nice Côte d’Azur Airport


Hosts and hostesses will welcome you upon your arrival at the airport and make sure to answer your questions and guide you to your transfer arrangement.

Getting to the Palais des Festivals


Shuttles run between the airport and Cannes in around 45 minutes.
Departure from the airport at 8 am and 9 am, then every ½ hour until 7 pm and at 8 pm.
210 line – Rate: 22€ one way / 33€ round trip
T: + 33(0)800 06 01 06
Tickets & information available online: Nice Airport Xpress


Rate from the Nice airport to the Palais des festivals de Cannes: about 80-100€
The Nice airport is located at 27km from Cannes.
Taxis at your service for trips and transfer
T: +33 (0)4 93 99 27 27


Helicopter Shuttle
During the IPEM, the company AZUR HELICOPTER provides flights between Nice Côte d’Azur airport and Cannes Helipad (near to the Palais des festivals).
The duration of the flight: 7 minutes (about 30 minutes for the whole transfer)
Rate: 160€ per person (rate for minimum 2 passengers on board – If travelling alone: 295€)
Information & booking: +33(0)4 93 90 40 70 /