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from Madrid to Marseille

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

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Marseille on 28 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

19:10Madrid Barajas Airport1h50 21:00Marseille Provence Airport
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£501One-way
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19:10Madrid Barajas Airport1h50 21:00Marseille Provence Airport
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£501One-way
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07:25Madrid Barajas Airport1h45 09:10Marseille Provence Airport
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£501One-way
21:35Madrid Barajas Airport1h45 23:20Marseille Provence Airport
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£551One-way
18:15Madrid Barajas Airport4h40 22:55Marseille Provence Airport
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£1641One-way

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Fri
28 Jan
£52Flixbus
£50Ryanair
Sat
29 Jan
£33Flixbus
£45Air Nostrum
Sun
30 Jan
£33Flixbus
£80Air Nostrum
Mon
31 Jan
£38Flixbus
£45Air Nostrum
Tue
1 Feb
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£20Air Nostrum
Wed
2 Feb
£26Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Thu
3 Feb
£38Flixbus
£20Air Nostrum
Fri
4 Feb
£26Flixbus
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Sat
5 Feb
£35Flixbus
£20Air Nostrum
Sun
6 Feb
£43Flixbus
£26Ryanair
Mon
7 Feb
£33Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Tue
8 Feb
£33Flixbus
£20Air Nostrum
Wed
9 Feb
£24Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Thu
10 Feb
£38Flixbus
£27Air Nostrum
Fri
11 Feb
£38Flixbus
£35Ryanair
Sat
12 Feb
£35Flixbus
£45Air Nostrum
Sun
13 Feb
£43Flixbus
£27Air Nostrum
Mon
14 Feb
£24Flixbus
£15Ryanair
Tue
15 Feb
£48Flixbus
£30Air Nostrum
Wed
16 Feb
£38Flixbus
£15Ryanair

Travel Information from Madrid to Marseille

distanceDistance507 miles (817 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£15 - £38
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £15 • 1 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £15 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Flixbus

Take a flight or coach to travel 507 miles (817 km) from Madrid to Marseille. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Ryanair or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Madrid to Marseille.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Madrid 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 Madrid to Marseille.
FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for France due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling between Madrid and Marseille?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Marseille, France is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Spain enter France?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Marseille from Madrid?

Conditions of entry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Marseille, France?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 26/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Marseille from Madrid.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Spain from Marseille, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Madrid, Spain from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Madrid, Spain from Marseille, France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Madrid from Marseille?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

Which rules do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Spain must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 26/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Madrid from Marseille here.

How do I travel to Marseille from Madrid?

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

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

The cheapest way from Madrid to Marseille is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around £15 compared to other travel options to Marseille:

A flight journey is usually £23 less than a journey to Marseille by coach, which costs on average £38 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to Marseille from Madrid?

The fastest way to get to Marseille from Madrid is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.

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

In comparison, going by coach can take 14 h 45 min   on average.

What is the distance from Madrid to Marseille?

You should expect to travel around 507 miles (817 km) from Madrid to Marseille.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Madrid to Marseille?

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

  • Flights from Madrid to Marseille most often leave from Madrid Barajas Airport and arrive in Marseille Provence Airport.
  • Coaches mostly leave from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 and tend to arrive in Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles.

Which travel companies can get me from Madrid to Marseille?

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

  • Ryanair can take you to Marseille by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Ryanair from Madrid to Marseille for £15.
  • Flixbus can get you to Marseille by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Flixbus from Madrid to Marseille for £38 on Omio.

Is it possible to travel directly between Madrid and Marseille?

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

  • You'll find direct flights with Air Nostrum or Ryanair.
  • You can travel directly by coach with.

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 Madrid and Marseille.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Marseille from Madrid?

Omio customers who travel from Madrid to Marseille often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Barcelona or Nice. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Marseille and these popular destinations at a great price.

How early should I book Madrid to Marseille tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost £15 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £38 one way.

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