You can get from Paris to Marseille by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Marseille on 26 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||409 miles (660 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£17 - £128|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £17 • 10 h|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £128 • 1 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||Air France, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 409 miles (660 km) to Marseille from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Air France, Flixbus or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Paris to Marseille.
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The route between Paris and Marseille is one of the most popular in France. A multitude of buses, trains and flights travel between the two cities. More than 20 trains make the journey per day and Air France operates at least 10 flights a day to Marseille from Paris. There are also at least 5 bus companies that operate along the route.
Air France's regular flights between Paris et Marseille take an hour and a half, with departures all day, from 6 in the morning to 8 in the evening. Flights on the route leave from Orly and Roissy Charles De Gaulle arriving at Marseille-Provence airport.
Trains between Paris and Marseille take around 3 hours. Today, more than 20 trains leave from Paris to Marseille daily. These are run by the SNCF, as well as 3 by iDTGV. Most of these set off from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive at Marseille Saint-Charles.
Isilines, Eurolines, Megabus, Ouibus et Flixbus all operate buses on the route from Paris to Marseille. Isilines and Eurolines services leave from Paris Gallieni bus station, Megabus buses from Quai de Bercy, Ouibus services from la Défense et de Bercy and Flixbuses from Porte Maillot. All buses arrive at Marseille Saint-Charles, next to the main train station.
You can travel between Paris and Marseille 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Paris to Marseille. Tickets for a coach cost on average £17.
This is compared to other travel options to Marseille:
A coach is generally £112 less than a flight for the same trip. A flight costs on average £128 from Paris to Marseille.
A coach is £49 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Paris to Marseille costing on average £66.
The fastest way to get to Marseille from Paris is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.
There are alternative travel options to Marseille that can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Marseille by coach can take on average 10 h.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 3 min of travel time.
The distance from Paris to Marseille is approximately 409 miles (660 km).
The average frequency per day from Paris to Marseille is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Marseille from Paris as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Paris to Marseille:
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Yes, there are direct services available between Paris and Marseille with the following travel operators:
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 Paris and Marseille.
When planning your trip from Paris to Marseille, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Paris and Marseille online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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