The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Barcelona to Marseille will cost around £ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 15.
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7 h 10 m
7 h 58 m
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Of the 4 buses that leave Barcelona for Marseille every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 339 km distance in an average of 7 h 58 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 7 h 10 m .
The slowest buses will take 9 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||210 miles (339 km)|
|Average coach duration||7 h 5 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£12 (€14)|
|Coach companies||Eurolines France, Infobus, Linebus, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, Alsa, Movelia, Union Ivkoni International or Flixbus|
Coaches from Barcelona to Marseille cover the 210 miles (339 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 5 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Infobus, Linebus, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar, BlaBlaCar Bus, Ouibus, Alsa, Movelia, Union Ivkoni International or Flixbus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £12, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles.
Alsa and FlixBus coaches will get you from Barcelona to Marseille from £8. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best coach times and tickets for your trip.
Alsa is the main coach operator in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on coach journeys. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic services like toilets, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe coaches like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
Alsa has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach to Marseille from Barcelona:
Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Marseille, France by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Marseille from Barcelona before travelling.
The restriction level for your return coach to Barcelona, Spain from Marseille is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 16/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Barcelona from Marseille closer to your date of departure here.
Some of the Barcelona coach stations to Marseille you can start your journey from include Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord, Barcelona, Aeropuerto Josep Tarradellas-El Prat (T1) and Barcelona, Estación de Autobuses de Barcelona/Sants. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Marseille include Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles, Marseille, Gare de Marseille-Saint-Charles and Marseille, Gare St. Charles.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arriving in Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles.
Passengers board the coach most frequently from Barcelona Sants, which is located around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city centre.
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