Nice, Avignon, Marseille by train

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Rail Map - France

Rail Map - France

Nice, Avignon, Marseille by train

Visit Nice, Avignon and Marseille with a direct train from Paris. Enjoy the fresh sea food in Marseille and the beautiful beaches. From major cities around the three cities it is easy to get to by train.


How to book train tickets to Nice, Avignon and Marseille

All tickets to Nice, Avignon and Marseille are bookable through You can also book connecting services. Fill in your departure station above, select date and time of travel and click ''Lets Go''. 

Fares for train tickets to Nice, Avignon and Marseille starts from €25,- one way. Tickets can be bought 3 - 6 months in advance. It depends on the railways when the tickets can be booked. The price of the tickets depends on the availability of the seats. To get the cheapest tickets you have to book early. 

How to travel by train to Nice, Avignon and Marseille

Travel to Nice, Avignon and Marseille from €25,-

Thello operates three daily EuroCity-connections from Milano and Genova to Nice of which one continues to Marseille. A daily TGV operates from Brussels to Nice and other cities at the Côte d’Azur. The Russian Railways operate a weekly night train from Moscow, Minsk, Warsaw, and Vienna to Nice. Also a daily TGV runs from Geneva to Nice Ville. Regional trains operate from Ventimiglia to Nice and Tende to Nice.


Avignon and Marseille are connected by 3 daily TGV’s from Brussels. Frankfurt, Basel and Geneva are connected each with 1 TGV daily to Avignon and Marseille. A Spanish AVE runs from Madrid and Barcelona to Marseille each day.

Eurostar offers a special direct service from London to Avignon and Marseille. The train runs on Saturdays only from November to March, on Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays in April, May, September and October and on all days except Tuesday/Wednesday in July and August. 

Thalys offers a summer-season direct service from Amsterdam and Brussels to Valence, Avignon and Marseille. This service runs every Saturday from late June until half August.