Trains Paris to Marseille

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  • About 18 trains per day from Paris to Marseille
  • Fastest journey is 3 hours 7 minutes (changes: 0)
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Paris to Marseille train times
16:38 - 19:57 3 hours 19 minutes
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17:39 - 21:05 3 hours 26 minutes
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18:09 - 21:25 3 hours 16 minutes
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18:39 - 22:04 3 hours 25 minutes
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19:39 - 23:01 3 hours 22 minutes
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20:26 - 23:48 3 hours 22 minutes
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Trains Paris to Marseille - Facts 
  • Distance: 660 km
  • Fastest route: 3 hours 7 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 18 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 06:02 
  • Last train: 20:02 
  • Trains operator(s): SNCF, Ouigo
  • Fare range: €10 - €248 
  • From price: €10
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Every day 18 trains run between Paris and Marseille. The distance is 660 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 3 hours 7 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  €10 - €248.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Paris to Marseille with SNCF, Ouigo, the first train leaves at 06:02 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

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Ouigo

Paris

What is the name of the main station in Paris? 
Paris does not have one central station, but several large stations: Paris Gare du Nord for Northern France, Gare de Lyon for the Rhone Valley and the Cote d'Azur, Gare de Austerlitz and Gare de Bercy for central France the and Gare de Bercy, Gare de Montparnasse for the southwest and west of France.

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre? 
The various train stations of Paris are all within the peripherique. Each of these stations is easily accessible by public transport, for example the metro.

About Paris
Paris, city of romance and light, is easy to reach by train. High speed trains run from all over France and Europe to Paris. Arrive at the magnificent Gare du Nord and Gare de Lyon and explore the Eifel Tower, Notre Dame and Maddam Tussaud's. Insider tip: have a lunch, dinner or drink in Le Train Blue. The most elegant restaurant of any train station in the world. Named after the sleeper that ran between Paris and the French Riviera.

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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 Paris to Marseille?
The average travel time between Paris and Marseille is 3 hours 7 minutes. On average 18 trains per day run between Paris and Marseille. The first train is leaving Paris at 06:02 and the last at 20:02. The prices for train tickets from Paris to Marseille start from €10.

How much does it cost to take the train from Paris to Marseille?
The train fares for tickets from Paris to Marseille start from €10. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Paris 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 Paris to Marseille?
On average 18 trains per day run between Paris 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 Paris to Marseille start from €10.

How long is the train ride from Paris to Marseille?
The average travel time between Paris and Marseille is 3 hours 7 minutes. Every day 18 runs between Paris 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 Paris from Marseille by train?
The distance between Paris and Marseille is 660 kilometers. The average travel time is 3 hours 7 minutes and there are approximately 18 trains per day running between Paris and Marseille. The first train leaves from Paris at 06:02 and the last one at 20:02.

Which trains run from Paris to Marseille?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Paris and Marseille: SNCF, Ouigo. The average travel time is 3 hours 7 minutes, the distance is 660 kilometers and fares start from €10.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Paris to Marseille?
Book your train tickets from Paris to Marseille as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Paris and Marseille are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Paris to Marseille start from €10.

Do prices go down for trains Paris to Marseille?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Paris 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 Paris 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 Paris

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