Marseille to Nice train

Fri, 24 May
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Cheap train tickets from Marseille to Nice

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Marseille to Nice is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SNCF | TER
20:572h31
Marseille Saint-Charles
23:28Nice Saint-Augustin
£351One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
SNCF | TER
09:572h29
Marseille Saint-Charles
12:26Nice Saint-Augustin
£351One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
SNCF | TER
11:572h29
Marseille Saint-Charles
14:26Nice Saint-Augustin
£351One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
SNCF | TER
14:572h29
Marseille Saint-Charles
17:26Nice Saint-Augustin
£351One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
SNCF | TER
05:572h30
Marseille Saint-Charles
08:27Nice Saint-Augustin
£351One-way
0 changes

Train timetableMarseille to Nice

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 24 May
SNCF | TER
05:572h30
Marseille Saint-Charles
08:27Nice Saint-Augustin
0 changes
SNCF | TER
07:572h29
Marseille Saint-Charles
10:26Nice Saint-Augustin
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:282h28
Marseille Saint-Charles
10:56Nice-Ville
0 changes
SNCF | TER
09:572h29
Marseille Saint-Charles
12:26Nice Saint-Augustin
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
10:202h35
Marseille Saint-Charles
12:55Nice-Ville
0 changes
SNCF | TER
11:572h29
Marseille Saint-Charles
14:26Nice Saint-Augustin
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
12:282h27
Marseille Saint-Charles
14:55Nice-Ville
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
13:282h27
Marseille Saint-Charles
15:55Nice-Ville
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
14:072h56
Marseille-Blancarde
17:03Nice-Ville
1 change
SNCF | TER
14:572h29
Marseille Saint-Charles
17:26Nice Saint-Augustin
0 changes
SNCF | TER
16:552h31
Marseille Saint-Charles
19:26Nice Saint-Augustin
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
17:282h27
Marseille Saint-Charles
19:55Nice-Ville
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:072h51
Marseille-Blancarde
20:58Nice-Ville
1 change
SNCF | TER
18:572h33
Marseille Saint-Charles
21:30Nice Saint-Augustin
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
19:592h29
Marseille Saint-Charles
22:28Nice-Ville
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
19:592h29
Marseille Saint-Charles
22:28Nice-Ville
0 changes
SNCF | TER
20:572h31
Marseille Saint-Charles
23:28Nice Saint-Augustin
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
21:383h17
Marseille-Blancarde
00:55Nice-Ville
1 change

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Train times from Marseille to Nice

Showing times and prices for 24 May

Fastest Journey

2 h 27 m

Average

2 h 34 m

Trains per day

18

Distance

159 km

Of the 18 trains that leave Marseille for Nice every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
13:282h27
Marseille Saint-Charles
15:55Nice-Ville
£381One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
12:282h27
Marseille Saint-Charles
14:55Nice-Ville
£381One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
17:282h27
Marseille Saint-Charles
19:55Nice-Ville
£381One-way
0 changes
2nd Fastest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
08:282h28
Marseille Saint-Charles
10:56Nice-Ville
£381One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
19:592h29
Marseille Saint-Charles
22:28Nice-Ville
£361One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Marseille to Nice

distanceDistance98 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 29 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF TER, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF (3)

Trains from Marseille to Nice cover the 98 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 29 min with our travel partners like SNCF TER, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF (3). Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £34, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £29. Travellers depart most frequently from Marseille Saint-Charles and arrive in Nice-Ville.

Trains from Marseille to Nice: Journey Details

There are 14 direct trains from Marseille to Nice throughout the week and slightly fewer over the weekend. Direct trains depart from very early morning till around 08.30 pm and run on an almost hourly basis with more at peak times. There are also several trains with one change at Toulon each day. Trains are operated by SNCF French Railways and an average journey on one of their popular TGV trains takes approximately 2 hours 45 minutes.

Taking the Train from Marseille

Travellers taking trains from Marseille to Nice will need to make their way to Marseille-St.Charles station. It is the city's main station and there are excellent local transport links. Two metro lines stop at the station, the M1 blue line (east to west) and M2 red line (north to south). Several bus services also stop nearby and taxis will take passengers to the station from any part of the city. Though the station is just a short walk from the Old Port and the Canabiere those arriving on foot should be aware that it is at the top of a small hill and reached by several sets of steps.

Getting into Nice by Train

Nice is often referred to as the 'jewel of the French Riviera' and with its ochre coloured old town buildings, luxury hotels and famous Promenade des Anglais it is easy to see why the city deserves the title. Trains from Marseille to Nice all arrive at Nice Ville station. The station is in the heart of the city but there is a regular tram service that connects it with the Old Town and Promenade des Anglais. The station is also served by several local bus services run by Ligne d'Azur and the Route 99 airport express service. Travellers will also find taxis at the station entrance.

FAQs: Marseille to Nice train

FAQs: Travel by train from Marseille to Nice 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 Nice.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Marseille to Nice can start from as little as £29 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Marseille to Nice is £34; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Marseille to Nice is 2 h 29 min   to travel the 98 mile long journey, with around there are 12 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Marseille to Nice leaves at 05: 57. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Marseille to Nice leaves at 19: 57.
Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day from Marseille to Nice with SNCF TER, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Nice. Take the fast train with TGV INOUI from Marseille to Nice.
For the route from Marseille to Nice you can take a train with SNCF TER, TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF (3). Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services to Nice from Marseille on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 19: 57.

When departing from Marseille, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Marseille Saint-Charles, Vitrolles Aéroport Marseille Provence and Marseille-Blancarde. When arriving in Nice, you can end your journey in train stations like Nice-Ville, Nice Saint-Augustin and Nice-Riquier.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Marseille Saint-Charles, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Nice-Ville, located 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Nice from Marseille is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 29 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Marseille to Nice is July.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Marseille and Nice including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Marseille and Nice

Marseille
Nice
Marseille Saint-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 Nice.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+33 4950491012
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 09: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Marseille Saint-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
Marseille-BlancardeParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Marseille, Estaque Port
Marseille

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