Calais to Marseille by train

  • First train
    04:53
  • Last train
    19:00
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 31m
  • Distance
    891 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    7
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 59m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Calais to Marseille by train

Fast trains from Calais to Marseille take around 5 hours and 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 891 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Calais and Marseille.

1. Are there direct trains from Calais to Marseille?

Journeys between Calais and Marseille usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Calais to Marseille every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 5 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Calais to Marseille?

The Calais to Marseille train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Calais to Marseille train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Marseille is usually scheduled to depart Calais around 04:53 and the last train is around 19:00. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Calais around 07:31, and the last at 18:32.

When to book Calais to Marseille train tickets?

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Calais to Marseille by train.

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Which train companies operate between Calais and Marseille?

More than one train company operates on the route from Calais to Marseille, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurostar
  • TGV
  • Train Express Regional

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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