Cheap train tickets from Marseille to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 18 May

Cheapest

£183

Average

£183

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 Marseille to Madrid will cost around £ 183 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 183.

Renfe AVE
06:02Marseille7h43 13:45Madrid
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£1831One-way

Train schedule Marseille to Madrid

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Renfe AVE
06:02Marseille7h43 13:45Madrid
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18 May
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19 May
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£43Alsa
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20 May
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£93Flixbus
£119Vueling
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21 May
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22 May
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£167Vueling
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23 May
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£92Ryanair
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24 May
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£40Air Nostrum
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25 May
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£76Ryanair
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26 May
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£72Union Ivkoni International
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27 May
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£102Flixbus
£40Air Nostrum
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28 May
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£43Alsa
£35Ryanair
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29 May
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£137Flixbus
£97Ryanair
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30 May
£200Renfe AVE
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£40Air Nostrum
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31 May
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£15Ryanair
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Fastest train times from Marseille to Madrid

Showing times and prices for 18 May

Fastest Journey

7 h 43 m

Average

7 h 43 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

817 km

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

These direct trains cover the 817 km distance in an average of 7 h 43 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 7 h 43 m .

The slowest trains will take 7 h 43 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.

Renfe AVE
06:02Marseille7h43 13:45Madrid
0 changes
£1831One-way

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Overview: Train from Marseille to Madrid

distanceDistance507 miles (817 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 43 min
priceAverage train ticket price£138 (€156)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersRenfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE

Trains from Marseille to Madrid cover the 507 miles (817 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 43 min with our travel partners like Renfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £118, but the average price of train tickets is £138. Travellers depart most frequently from Marseille-St-Charles and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Train companies: AVE trains Marseille to Madrid

Find the best trains to Madrid from Marseille with Omio's travel partners AVE from £118. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

AVE

Travel comfortably between Marseille and Madrid with AVE, Renfe's high-speed trains. When you travel on the AVE train to Madrid from Marseille, the distance to travel is 507 miles (817 km) and prices start as low as £118. Check all the AVE train timetables and find the cheapest ticket from Marseille to Madrid on Omio!

Renfe is the main railway operator in Spain and offers a wide variety of AVE tickets perfect for your budget, such as Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets. Renfe also offers discount cards such as the Gold Card and the + Renfe Youth 50 Card that you can add when booking your Renfe AVE ticket with Omio.

The Renfe AVE trains are among the fastest in the world, reaching 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, and the AVE connects the main cities of the country in just a few hours, offering comfort and flexibility in long and medium distances. All AVE trains have a restaurant, WiFi, toilets and entertainment on board, and when you book your ticket on Omio, we offer you the possibility of choosing the seat that suits you best.

AVE from Marseille to Madrid train information:

  • Average Duration: 14 h 15 min
  • Average Price: £118
  • AVE frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Marseille to Madrid

Travel by train to Madrid 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 Madrid.
FAQs

Is cross-border travel by train between Marseille, France and Madrid, Spain allowed?

Travel between Marseille, France and Madrid, Spain by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 24 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 screen upon arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, 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 16/05/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Madrid from Marseille before travelling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to France from Madrid, Spain?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Madrid 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 Madrid?

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: Mandatory

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 Madrid to Marseille train here.

What is the cost of cheap trains between Marseille and Madrid?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Marseille and Madrid for as low as £118  for the next 7 days.

How much does the train from Marseille to Madrid cost on average?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Marseille to Madrid train price to come in at an average of £138  one way.

What is the distance by train from Marseille to Madrid?

The train distance from Marseille to Madrid is around 507 miles (817 km).

How long does it take from Marseille to Madrid by train?

The train time to Madrid from Marseille is on average 7 h 43 min  for the 507 miles (817 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Marseille to Madrid by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Marseille to Madrid do I depart from? Which Madrid train station from Marseille do I arrive in?

When taking the train between Marseille and Madrid, you can choose to depart from train stations like Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille Saint Ch and Marseille-Blancarde. Your route can end in train stations such as Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Marseille-St-Charles   and arrive in Madrid-Puerta de Atocha.

Where is the train station in Marseille? Where is the train station in Madrid?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Marseille-St-Charles, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Marseille.

The most popular arrival train station, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre of Madrid.

Which train providers should I travel with from Marseille to Madrid?

For the best Marseille to Madrid train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Renfe-SNCF or Renfe AVE. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Madrid from Marseille to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many train services are there from Marseille to Madrid a day?

The average number of trains departing Marseille for Madrid is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Marseille to Madrid? When is the last train from Marseille to Madrid?

The earliest train for this route departs from Marseille at 06: 02. The last train leaves from Marseille at 06: 02. Check Omio for the latest train timetable from Marseille to Madrid and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket between Marseille and Madrid to get the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Marseille to Madrid is on average £138 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Marseille and Madrid available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Marseille
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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 Madrid.
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