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.
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4 h 50 m
4 h 50 m
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Of the 1 trains that leave Barcelona for Marseille every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||210 miles (339 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 50 min|
|Average train ticket price||£97 (€110)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Renfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE|
Trains from Barcelona to Marseille cover the 210 miles (339 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 50 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £64, but the average price of train tickets is £97. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Marseille-St-Charles.
Travel between Barcelona and Marseille from £64 with Omio’s train partners AVE! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.
AVE offers excellent high-speed train services in Spain, including the route from Barcelona to Marseille. Omio, as an official Renfe AVE partner, shows you AVE train timetables so you can choose the fastest and cheapest Barcelona to Marseille train ticket. The distance to Marseille from Barcelona on AVE is approximately 210 miles (339 km) and prices start as low as £64 on Omio.
Renfe AVE has a wide variety of ticket types with special offers such as Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets. If you are a regular Renfe customer, you can apply discount cards such as the Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card at Omio when purchasing an AVE ticket.
The AVE trains are the most popular from Renfe, with the most timetables throughout the day. Their trains offer a restaurant, WiFi, toilets, entertainment on board and, most importantly, the highest speed to reach your destination. As one of the fastest trains in the entire world, AVE trains reach speeds up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes and connect the main Spanish cities in just a few hours. Reserve your AVE tickets with Omio today!
Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Marseille, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Marseille from Barcelona as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Marseille to Barcelona is: Partially open
Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 16/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Marseille to Barcelona train here.
When taking the train from Barcelona to Marseille, you can choose to depart from train stations like Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. Your trip can end in train stations such as Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille Saint Ch and Marseille-Blancarde.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Marseille-St-Charles.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Barcelona Sants, is located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre of Barcelona.
The most popular arrival train station, Marseille-St-Charles, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre of Marseille.
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