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from London to Marseille

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

Our recommendation

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

08:00London Stansted Airport1h55 10:55Marseille Provence Airport
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£101One-way
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08:00London Stansted Airport1h55 10:55Marseille Provence Airport
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£101One-way
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20:30London Stansted Airport1h55 23:25Marseille Provence Airport
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£101One-way
14:35London Heathrow Airport1h55 17:30Marseille Provence Airport
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£2001One-way
17:35London Heathrow Airport4h20 22:55Marseille Provence Airport
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£2111One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
18 Oct
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£9Malta Air
Tue
19 Oct
£53Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Wed
20 Oct
£53Flixbus
£9Ryanair
Thu
21 Oct
£62Flixbus
£28Malta Air
Fri
22 Oct
£115Flixbus
£128easyJet
Sat
23 Oct
£124Flixbus
£191Air France
Sun
24 Oct
£85Flixbus
£131Ryanair
Mon
25 Oct
£58Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Tue
26 Oct
£61Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Wed
27 Oct
£58Flixbus
£9Ryanair
Thu
28 Oct
£70Flixbus
£9Malta Air
Fri
29 Oct
£88Flixbus
£19Ryanair
Sat
30 Oct
£71Flixbus
£32Ryanair
Sun
31 Oct
£75Flixbus
£28Ryanair
Mon
1 Nov
£97Flixbus
£96Ryanair
Tue
2 Nov
£58Flixbus
£95Ryanair
Thu
4 Nov
£56Flixbus
£61Ryanair
Fri
5 Nov
£61Flixbus
£75Ryanair
Sat
6 Nov
£106Flixbus
£66British Airways
Sun
7 Nov
£79Flixbus
£93Iberia

Travel Information from London to Marseille

distanceDistance621 miles (1002 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£57 - £139
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £57 • 20 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £139 • 1 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet or BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel 621 miles (1002 km) by flight or coach between London and Marseille. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £57. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are easyJet or BlaBlaCar Bus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight from London to Marseille.

General Information: Travelling from London to Marseille

If you want to visit Provence or the beautiful city of Marseille, you can choose between buses, trains and flights. The fastest option is to fly, but when you add in transfer times to and from the airport, catching a train is only a couple of hours slower. Buses present a cheaper alternative for those who aren't on a tight schedule.

Travelling from London to Marseille

Trains

Trains allow you to reach Marseille from London in just a few hours, thanks to the Channel Tunnel and France's TGV service. To reach Marseille, you'll need to take a Eurostar service to Paris, change to the Gare de Lyon and take an SNCF TGV to Marseille St. Charles. Services leave St Pancras every hour and the total journey time is around 7 hours. Trains start at 7:00 a.m. and continue to leave until midnight, allowing you to travel overnight.

Buses

Flixbus and National Express provide connections to Marseille from the British capital. Both services require a quick change, usually in Paris, and take between 20 and 24 hours to reach Marseille St. Charles Station. The earliest departure is at 9:30 a.m. and the last bus of the day leaves at 8:00 p.m. All buses leave from London Victoria Coach Station.

Flights

Flights to Marseille are provided by British Airways, Air France, Easyjet and Ryanair, with a total journey time of just 1 hour 55 minutes. Flights leave as early as 7:25 a.m., and the final service takes off at 8:15 p.m. Most flights leave from Heathrow, but there are some departures from Stansted and Gatwick. All of them arrive at Marseille Provence airport.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from London, United Kingdom to Marseille, France?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Marseille, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Marseille from London restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • 7-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
  • 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 from London to Marseille closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to London, United Kingdom from Marseille, France due to COVID-19?

Return travel to London, United Kingdom from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from France?

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

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

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to London, United Kingdom was last verified on 17/10/2021. 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 London from Marseille.

How do I go from London to Marseille?

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

What is the cheapest way to go to Marseille from London?

The cheapest way from London to Marseille is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £57 compared to other travel options to Marseille:

A coach journey is usually £82 less than a journey to Marseille by plane, which costs on average £139 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from London to Marseille?

The fastest way from London to Marseille is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 55 min.

Other travel options from London to Marseille can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 20 h 50 min   on average.

How many miles are between London and Marseille

You should expect to travel around 621 miles (1002 km) from London to Marseille.

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

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

  • Most travellers board their plane from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Marseille Provence Airport.
  • Most travellers board their coach from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles.
Which travel companies can take me from London to Marseille?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Marseille:

  • You can go to Marseille from London by plane with easyJet. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £139 with easyJet from London to Marseille on Omio.
  • You can take a coach from London to Marseille with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for £57 with BlaBlaCar Bus from London to Marseille.
Is it possible to travel directly between London and Marseille?

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

  • You can book a direct flight with Ryanair.

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 to Marseille from London.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from London to Marseille ends?
Many of our customers who book a trip from London 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 London and Marseille itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Marseille and any of these top destinations today!
When should I purchase a ticket from London to Marseille online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from London to Marseille, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost on average £139 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £57 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Marseille from London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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