Marseille to Barcelona train

Cheap train tickets from Marseille to Barcelona

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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.

Renfe AVE
06:02Marseille4h32 10:34Barcelona
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Train schedule Marseille to Barcelona

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Fastest train times from Marseille to Barcelona

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Fastest Journey

4 h 32 m


4 h 32 m

Trains per day



339 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Marseille for Barcelona every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Renfe AVE
06:02Marseille4h32 10:34Barcelona
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Overview: Train from Marseille to Barcelona

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£107 (€118)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE

Trains from Marseille to Barcelona cover the 210 miles (339 km) long route taking on average 4 h 32 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £107, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £99. Travellers depart most frequently from Marseille-St-Charles and arrive in Barcelona Sants.

Train providers: Renfe-SNCF and AVE trains Marseille to Barcelona

For as little as £99 you can travel by train to Barcelona from Marseille with Renfe-SNCF and AVE. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.


One of the best ways to travel from Marseille to Barcelona is by taking a train with Renfe-SNCF. Omio helps you find the ideal Renfe-SNCF train between Marseille and Barcelona by showing you Renfe-SNCF current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Marseille to Barcelona journey. You can expect to travel 210 miles (339 km) between Marseille and Barcelona on a train with Renfe-SNCF. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Marseille and Barcelona, you can check straight away if the Renfe-SNCF ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Renfe-SNCF train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip from Marseille to Barcelona!

Renfe-SNCF from Marseille to Barcelona train information:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 32 min
  • Renfe-SNCF frequency: 1 a day

AVE trains from Marseille to Barcelona are available on Omio at just £99! AVE are the high-speed trains from Renfe, the main Spanish railway company that offers routes throughout the country and to France and Portugal. When you travel with a Renfe AVE train between Marseille and Barcelona, the distance is 210 miles (339 km). There are a multitude of AVE train times for the Marseille to Barcelona route, which you can compare and book easily on Omio.

Renfe offers different types of AVE tickets that adapt to all budgets, such as Promo, Promo +, Flexible tickets for one-way or return. You can also use the Renfe discount cards such as the Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card when booking your Renfe AVE ticket on Omio.

All AVE trains have a restaurant, WiFi, toilets and onboard entertainment and offer a multitude of times throughout the day for greater comfort and flexibility. In addition, Renfe AVE trains are characterised as being the most popular, comfortable, punctual and one of the fastest trains in the world, reaching speeds around 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes. AVE connects the main Spanish cities in just a few hours.

  • Average Price: £99

Travel Tips: Trains from Marseille to Barcelona

Travel by train to Barcelona easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Marseille to Barcelona.

Travel between Marseille, France and Barcelona, Spain by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Spain from France?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Spain from Marseille?

Conditions of entry:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

When travelling in Spain, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Marseille and Barcelona before travelling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Barcelona to Marseille is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Spain?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Barcelona?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Marseille, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last verified on 27/06/2022. 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 Barcelona to Marseille train here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Barcelona from Marseille to cost as little as £99  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Marseille to Barcelona train to cost on average £107  one way.
The distance to Barcelona from Marseille by train is approximately 210 miles (339 km).
The train time between Marseille and Barcelona is on average 4 h 32 min  for the 210 miles (339 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Barcelona from Marseille by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Marseille, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille Saint Ch and Marseille-Blancarde. When you arrive in Barcelona, your train can arrive in train stations including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Marseille-St-Charles   to Barcelona Sants.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Marseille-St-Charles and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Barcelona most often arrive at Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Marseille to Barcelona, you can rely on Renfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE to get you to Barcelona. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Marseille to Barcelona route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Marseille for Barcelona is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Marseille to Barcelona train departs at 06: 02   and the last train from Marseille to Barcelona leaves at 06: 02. Check out the most up-to-date Marseille to Barcelona train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book a train ticket from Marseille to Barcelona within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £107 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Marseille and Barcelona are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Marseille-St-Charles is the most popular Marseille railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Marseille for your journey to Barcelona.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+33 4950491012
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 09: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Marseille-St-Charles
Bus lines: 521, 52, 56, 82S, 533, 582, 33, 34, 49, 50, 51
Metro lines: M1, M2
Train lines: TGV, iDTGV, OUIGO, TGV Lyria, Eurostar, Thalys

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