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from Geneva to Marseille

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

Our recommendation

To get from Geneva to Marseille on 19 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30Geneva3h55 13:25Marseille-St-Charles
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£511One-way
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07:14Geneva5h09 12:23Marseille-St-Charles
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£471One-way
Other options
19:30Geneva4h05 23:35Marseille-St-Charles
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£511One-way
13:30Geneva4h55 18:25Marseille-St-Charles
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£491One-way
11:30Geneva4h15 15:45Marseille-St-Charles
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£541One-way

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Mon
18 Oct
£49SNCF | TER
£19Flixbus
Tue
19 Oct
£47SNCF | TER
£46Flixbus
Wed
20 Oct
£47SNCF | TER
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Thu
21 Oct
£49SNCF | TER
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
22 Oct
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£31BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
23 Oct
£72SNCF | TER
£24Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
£77SNCF | TER
£19BlaBlaCar Bus
Mon
25 Oct
£55SNCF | TER
£10BlaBlaCar Bus
Tue
26 Oct
£49SNCF | TER
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
Wed
27 Oct
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£15Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£51SNCF | TER
£10BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
29 Oct
£63SNCF | TER
£24Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£68SNCF | TER
£19Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£54SNCF | TGV INOUI
£19Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£58SNCF | TER
£23Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
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£12Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£47SNCF | TER
£12Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
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£10BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
5 Nov
£49SNCF | TER
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
Sat
6 Nov
£47SNCF | TER
£15BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
7 Nov
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£18BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information from Geneva to Marseille

distanceDistance203 miles (328 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£18 - £61
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £18 • 7 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £61 • 3 h 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | TER

Take a coach or train to travel 203 miles (328 km) to Marseille from Geneva. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 53 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £18. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or SNCF | TER among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Geneva to Marseille.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Marseille, France if I’m coming from Geneva, Switzerland?

Travel from Geneva, Switzerland to Marseille, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Marseille from Geneva restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Marseille, France from Geneva?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Marseille, France?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Geneva and Marseille closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Geneva, Switzerland from Marseille, France?

The restriction level for your return to Geneva, Switzerland from France is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Geneva from Marseille restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Geneva from Marseille?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 15/10/2021. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Geneva from Marseille closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Geneva to Marseille?

You can travel between Geneva and Marseille 2 different ways: coach or train.

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

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Geneva to Marseille. Tickets for a coach cost on average £18.

This is compared to other travel options to Marseille:

A coach is generally £43 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £61 from Geneva to Marseille.

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

The fastest way to get to Marseille from Geneva is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 53 min.

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 7 h 20 min   on average.

How many miles from Geneva to Marseille would I travel?

The Geneva to Marseille distance is approximately 203 miles (328 km).

How many services a day are there to Marseille from Geneva?

The average frequency per day from Geneva to Marseille is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Geneva and Marseille as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Geneva? Where do I arrive in Marseille?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Geneva to Marseille:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Geneva, Eaux-Vives and arrive in Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles.
  • Trains mostly leave from Genève and tend to arrive in Marseille-St-Charles.
Which travel companies can get me from Geneva to Marseille?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Marseille by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Geneva to Marseille for £18.
  • Travel with SNCF | TER to go to Marseille by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SNCF | TER Geneva to Marseille tickets on Omio for £61.
Where else should I travel to after my journey between Geneva and Marseille ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Geneva to Marseille often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Barcelona or Nice. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Geneva and Marseille itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Marseille and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets from Geneva to Marseille online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Geneva 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 coach ticket is on average £18 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £61 one way.

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