The cheapest trains from Paris to Marseille

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Cheapest

£54

Average

£91

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 Paris to Marseille will cost around £ 91 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 54.

Cheapest
19:36Paris Gare de Lyon3h19 22:55Marseille-St-Charles
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£541One-way
Cheapest
15:37Paris Gare de Lyon3h20 18:57Marseille-St-Charles
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£541One-way
2nd Cheapest
18:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h09 21:16Marseille-St-Charles
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£681One-way
2nd Cheapest
16:37Paris Gare de Lyon3h20 19:57Marseille-St-Charles
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£681One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:38Paris Gare de Lyon3h19 10:57Marseille-St-Charles
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£681One-way

Timetable Paris to Marseille

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06:55Paris Gare de Lyon3h55 10:50Marseille-St-Charles
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07:38Paris Gare de Lyon3h19 10:57Marseille-St-Charles
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09:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h04 12:11Marseille-St-Charles
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09:36Paris Gare de Lyon3h21 12:57Marseille-St-Charles
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10:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h04 13:11Marseille-St-Charles
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11:36Paris Gare de Lyon3h21 14:57Marseille-St-Charles
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11:51Paris Gare de Lyon3h54 15:45Marseille-St-Charles
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14:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h04 17:11Marseille-St-Charles
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14:57Paris Gare de Lyon3h52 18:49Marseille-St-Charles
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15:37Paris Gare de Lyon3h20 18:57Marseille-St-Charles
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16:37Paris Gare de Lyon3h20 19:57Marseille-St-Charles
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17:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h03 20:10Marseille-St-Charles
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17:36Paris Gare de Lyon3h21 20:57Marseille-St-Charles
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18:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h09 21:16Marseille-St-Charles
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18:37Paris Gare de Lyon3h20 21:57Marseille-St-Charles
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19:36Paris Gare de Lyon3h19 22:55Marseille-St-Charles
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22:12Paris Gare d'Austerlitz12h17 10:29Marseille-St-Charles
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Sun
17 Oct
£97SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£22Flixbus
£160Air France
Mon
18 Oct
£48SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£34Malta Air
Tue
19 Oct
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£22Flixbus
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Wed
20 Oct
£56SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£160Air France
Thu
21 Oct
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£9BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
22 Oct
£74SNCF | TGV INOUI
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£80Malta Air
Sat
23 Oct
£102SNCF | TGV INOUI
£44Flixbus
£156Air France
Sun
24 Oct
£94SNCF | TGV INOUI
£34Flixbus
£135Air France
Mon
25 Oct
£65SNCF | TGV INOUI
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£80Malta Air
Tue
26 Oct
£52SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£160Air France
Wed
27 Oct
£65SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£155Air France
Thu
28 Oct
£92SNCF | TGV INOUI
£13BlaBlaCar Bus
£155Air France
Fri
29 Oct
£102SNCF | TGV INOUI
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£67Malta Air
Sat
30 Oct
£86SNCF | Intercités de nuit
£34Flixbus
£155Air France

The fastest trains from Paris to Marseille

Showing times and prices for 18 Oct

Fastest Journey

3 h 3 m

Average

3 h 53 m

Trains per day

17

Distance

661 km

Of the 17 trains that leave Paris for Marseille every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 661 km distance in an average of 3 h 53 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 3 m .

The slowest trains will take 12 h 17 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.

Fastest
17:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h03 20:10Marseille-St-Charles
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£681One-way
2nd Fastest
10:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h04 13:11Marseille-St-Charles
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£971One-way
2nd Fastest
09:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h04 12:11Marseille-St-Charles
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£1151One-way
2nd Fastest
14:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h04 17:11Marseille-St-Charles
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£781One-way
18:07Paris Gare de Lyon3h09 21:16Marseille-St-Charles
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£681One-way

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Train Information between Paris and Marseille

distanceDistance409 miles (660 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price£77 (€88)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | Intercités

Trains from Paris to Marseille cover the 409 miles (660 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 3 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | Intercités. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £43, but the average price of train tickets is £77. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Marseille-St-Charles.

Trains from Paris to Marseille: Journey Details

Trains from Paris to Marseille begin early in the morning, after 6:00 am. Trains continue at 30 minute- 1 hour intervals throughout the day. The last train of the day leaves after 9:00 pm. Trains are run by various providers. Most trains run direct, but some have one or more changes. Journey times can vary, but most take from between 3.5 - 4.5 hours.

Taking the Train from Paris

Trains departing to Marseille leave from Paris-Gare de Lyon. It is a large station, and the third busiest in France. It is well served by public transport links. Metro lines 1 and 14 arrive at the station. There are several bus services that run throughout the day and evening. Taxis are available from outside the station. Bikes can be locked up securely. There are several car parks available by the station.

Getting into Marseille by Train

Marseille is a large port city in the south of France, with a beautiful quayside. It was named European Capital of Culture in 2013, and has a wide range of museums and art galleries for tourists to explore. Visitors arriving from Paris by train will disembark at Gare de Marseille-Saint-Charles, the largest train station in the city. The blue and orange subway lines serve the station. There are buses to the surrounding areas of the city that leave regularly, and buses to the airport leave every 15-20 minutes from 5:00 am to 11:30 pm. Taxis are available from outside the station, and the city centre and seafront are located a few minutes walk away.

Travel Tips

Trains from Paris to Marseille
Travel by train to Marseille 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 Paris to Marseille.
FAQs
What is the cost of cheap trains from Paris to Marseille?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Paris to Marseille for as low as £43  for the next 7 days.
What is the average cost of a train from Paris to Marseille?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket between Paris and Marseille is £77  one way.
How many miles is it from Paris to Marseille by train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Paris and Marseille via train to be approximately 409 miles (660 km).
How many hours does it take from Paris to Marseille by train?
On average the train from Paris to Marseille duration is 3 h 3 min  for the 409 miles (660 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Paris and arrival train station in Marseille?

When taking a train from Paris, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When you arrive in Marseille, your train can arrive in train stations including Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille Saint Ch and Marseille-Blancarde.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Marseille-St-Charles.

Where is the train station in Paris to go to Marseille? Where is the train station in Marseille located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Marseille-St-Charles, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

What train providers offer a service to Marseille from Paris?
When taking a train from Paris to Marseille, you can count on SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER or SNCF | Intercités for the best way to get you to Marseille. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Paris and Marseille and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Are there any direct trains between Paris and Marseille?
Yes, there are 10 direct trains per day to Marseille from Paris, and you can find a direct train for this journey with SNCF | TGV INOUI  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
How many train services are there between Paris and Marseille a day?
The average number of trains departing Paris for Marseille is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When does the first train depart from Paris to Marseille? When does the last train depart from Paris to Marseille?
You can take the first train from Paris to Marseille at 04: 55   or take the last train from Paris to Marseille leaving at 19: 52. Look for the latest Paris Marseille train times on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
When should I book Paris Marseille train tickets to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Paris and Marseille within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £77 one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Marseille a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Marseille
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Marseille.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Metro lines: 4, 5
Train lines: RER B, D, E
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30 | Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00 | Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Connections to/from station
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C
Metro lines: 5, 10