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 Lyon to Marseille will cost around £ 45 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 31.
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1 h 39 m
2 h 15 m
Trains per day
Of the 16 trains that leave Lyon for Marseille every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 276 km distance in an average of 2 h 15 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 39 m .
The slowest trains will take 3 h 53 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||171 miles (275 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 45 min|
|Average train ticket price||£37 (€42)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV Lyria|
Trains from Lyon to Marseille cover the 171 miles (275 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 45 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TER or SNCF | TGV Lyria. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £33, but the average price of train tickets is £37. Travellers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Marseille-St-Charles.
Some of the Lyon train stations to Marseille you can start your journey from include Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Marseille include Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille Saint Ch and Marseille-Blancarde.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arriving in Marseille-St-Charles.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Lyon.
The most popular arrival train station, Marseille-St-Charles, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Marseille.
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