Trains Nice to Marseille

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  • About 17 trains per day from Nice to Marseille
  • Fastest journey is 2 hours 35 minutes (changes: 0)
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Trains Nice to Marseille - Facts 
  • Distance: 160 km
  • Fastest route: 2 hours 35 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 17 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 05:02 
  • Last train: 20:02 
  • Trains operator(s): SNCF, Thello
  • Fare range: €15 - €52 
  • From price: €15
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Every day 17 trains run between Nice and Marseille. The distance is 160 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 2 hours 35 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €15 - €52.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Nice to Marseille with SNCF, Thello, the first train leaves at 05:02 and the last train at 20:02.

Train operators

SNCF

SNCF is the name of the railways in France. 

The high speed train of SNCF is the TGV. The TGV connects all major destinations in France and many big cities in countries nearby like Spain, Switzerland and Italy. On some routes like Paris to MarseilleParis to Bordeaux and Paris to Strasbourg the TGV reaches speeds up to 300km/h. Paris-Marseille takes just 3 hours, very fast seen the distance of 700 kilometers. 

SNCF is also a large stakeholder in the Eurostar to London and the Thalys to Brussels and Amsterdam

Routes


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Thello

2nd class (day train)

  • Comfortable seats

  • Power sockets at each seat
  • Reservation included

1st class (day train)

  • Reservation included
  • Comfortable seats
  • Quiet atmosphere
  • All seats have power sockets
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Nice

Railway Station Nice

Nice Ville is the name of the main station in Nice. The station is located in the heart of the city. 

  • Wifi: free, but limited 
  • Lockers: no
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre 

  • Walking: 10 minutes to the centre, 15 minutes to the beach
  • Bike: -
  • Tram: -
  • Subway: -
  • Bus: -
  • Taxi: yes
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Marseille

Railway Station Marseille

Marseille St. Charles is the name of the main station in Marseille. TGV-trains run regularly to Paris, Lyon, Avignon and Barcelona. 

  • Wifi: free, but limited 
  • Lockers: yes, manned, 08h15-21h00
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre and the harbor

  • Walking: 20 minutes
  • Bike: yes, Le Velo 
  • Tram: - 
  • Subway: 2 stops
  • Bus: -
  • Taxi: yes

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Nice to Marseille?
The average travel time between Nice and Marseille is 2 hours 35 minutes. On average 17 trains per day run between Nice and Marseille. The first train is leaving Nice at 05:02 and the last at 20:02. The prices for train tickets from Nice to Marseille start from €15.

How much does it cost to take the train from Nice to Marseille?
The train fares for tickets from Nice to Marseille start from €15. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Nice to Marseille. Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from Nice to Marseille?
On average 17 trains per day run between Nice and Marseille. The number of changes on this route is 0. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from Nice to Marseille start from €15.

How long is the train ride from Nice to Marseille?
The average travel time between Nice and Marseille is 2 hours 35 minutes. Every day 17 runs between Nice and Marseille and the number of changes is 0. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is Nice from Marseille by train?
The distance between Nice and Marseille is 160 kilometers. The average travel time is 2 hours 35 minutes and there are approximately 17 trains per day running between Nice and Marseille. The first train leaves from Nice at 05:02 and the last one at 20:02.

Which trains run from Nice to Marseille?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Nice and Marseille: SNCF, Thello. The average travel time is 2 hours 35 minutes, the distance is 160 kilometers and fares start from €15.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Nice to Marseille?
Book your train tickets from Nice to Marseille as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Nice and Marseille are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Nice to Marseille start from €15.

Do prices go down for trains Nice to Marseille?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Nice to Marseille only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between Nice and Marseille on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

Other way around - Train from Marseille to Nice

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