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Prices explained

At Loco2 we believe in price transparency. We use real data from Loco2 searches to estimate the cheapest fares you should be able to find for your journey, based on how far in advance you book.

The cheapest price is the lowest fare we've ever found for this journey. These prices can usually be found by searching when booking opens but they vary due to availability, which depends on factors like the day of the week or time of year.

30 day advance and 7 day advance prices are found by searching exactly 7 or 30 days from today. These prices fluctuate daily based on demand and availability at the time of search. For example, the 7-day price on a busy Saturday in summer is likely to be more expensive than the same journey on a Tuesday in winter.

We're always seeking to improve how price-checking works, and we welcome feedback on how we can make it better.

  1. Cheapest price £9.00
  2. 30 day advance £20.00
  • First train
    05:51
  • Last train
    18:50
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 33m

Travelling from Nice to Marseille by train

The fastest trains from Nice to Marseille take around 2 hours and 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 158 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Nice and Marseille.

Direct trains run between Nice and Marseille. We usually find around 37 direct trains on the route from Nice to Marseille every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 34 departures. And the duration is normally about 2 hours and 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Marseille is usually scheduled to depart Nice around 05:47 and the last train is around 18:50. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Nice around 06:02, and the last at 18:50.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Nice to Marseille train tickets?

The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Nice to Marseille are £9.00.

Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around £20, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.

Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 and a half 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 Nice to Marseille by train.

Which trains operate between Nice and Marseille?

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

  • Intercités
  • TGV
  • TGV Duplex
  • TGV Lyria
  • Train Express Regional

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

Find journey information for Marseille to Nice

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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