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from Barcelona to Marseille

You can get from Barcelona to Marseille by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Barcelona to Marseille on 20 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

01:30Barcelona8h45 10:15Marseille, Saint-Charles
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£431One-way
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01:30Barcelona8h45 10:15Marseille, Saint-Charles
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£431One-way
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10:35Barcelona El Prat Airport6h50 17:25Marseille Provence Airport
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£2781One-way
10:05Barcelona El Prat Airport7h20 17:25Marseille Provence Airport
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£2781One-way
09:35Barcelona El Prat Airport7h50 17:25Marseille Provence Airport
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£2781One-way

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Wed
20 Oct
£31Flixbus
£278Iberia
Thu
21 Oct
£15Flixbus
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Fri
22 Oct
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£37Vueling
Sat
23 Oct
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£35Vueling
Sun
24 Oct
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£35Vueling
Mon
25 Oct
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£160Iberia
Tue
26 Oct
£15Flixbus
£160Iberia
Wed
27 Oct
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£44Vueling
Thu
28 Oct
£22Flixbus
£206Iberia
Fri
29 Oct
£26Flixbus
£37Vueling
Sat
30 Oct
£22Flixbus
£84Vueling
Sun
31 Oct
£22Flixbus
£51Vueling
Mon
1 Nov
£26Flixbus
£119Vueling
Tue
2 Nov
£22Flixbus
£278Iberia
Thu
4 Nov
£15Flixbus
£154Vueling
Fri
5 Nov
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
£264Vueling
Sat
6 Nov
£15Flixbus
£74Vueling
Sun
7 Nov
£26Flixbus
£154Vueling
Mon
8 Nov
£26Flixbus
£62Vueling

Travel Information from Barcelona to Marseille

distanceDistance210 miles (339 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£15 - £40
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £15 • 7 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £40 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesVueling or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 210 miles (339 km) from Barcelona to Marseille. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Vueling or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Barcelona to Marseille.

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Travel from Barcelona to Marseille
Travel 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 Barcelona to Marseille.
FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Marseille, France if I’m coming from Barcelona, Spain?

International travel from Barcelona, Spain to Marseille, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from Spain?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Marseille if travelling from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What measures do I need to follow in Marseille, France due to the pandemic?

All travellers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 18/10/2021; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Barcelona and Marseille.

Are there restrictions on reentering Spain from Marseille, France due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Barcelona, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Spain from France?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Spain from France?

Requirements for reentering Spain:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Spain?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Spain to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Barcelona, Spain was last verified on 18/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Barcelona from Marseille.

How do you get from Barcelona to Marseille?

There are 2 travel options from Barcelona to Marseille: flight or coach.

How do I get from Barcelona to Marseille the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Barcelona to Marseille, which costs on average £15.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Marseille:

A coach is £25 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Barcelona to Marseille costing on average £40.

What is the fastest way to get to Marseille from Barcelona?

The fastest way to get to Marseille from Barcelona is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Marseille that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 7 h   on average.

How many miles from Barcelona to Marseille would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 210 miles (339 km) from Barcelona to Marseille.

What are the departure and arrival points in Barcelona and in Marseille?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Barcelona to Marseille:

  • Most travellers who book a plane ticket from Barcelona to Marseille depart from Barcelona El Prat Airport to Marseille Provence Airport.
  • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Barcelona to Marseille depart from Barcelona, Estació d'Autobusos Nord to Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles.
Which travel companies can get me from Barcelona to Marseille?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Barcelona to Marseille, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Vueling can get you to Marseille by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Vueling from Barcelona to Marseille for £40 on Omio.
  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Marseille. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Barcelona to Marseille tickets on Omio for £15.
Can I travel directly from Barcelona to Marseille?

Yes, there are direct services available between Barcelona and Marseille with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with Union Ivkoni International.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Marseille as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Barcelona and Marseille.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Barcelona to Marseille?
Many of our customers travelling from Barcelona to Marseille don't make Marseille their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Nice or Lyon, either of which you could add to your Barcelona and Marseille trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Marseille to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I buy tickets from Barcelona to Marseille online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Barcelona to Marseille, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is on average £40 one way.
  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £15 one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Barcelona to Marseille tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.