Aix-en-Provence by train booking guides
Taking the train to Aix-en-Provence is usually straightforward since it is served by two train stations. There's a high-speed TGV station just outside town and another station in the town itself that connects with regional trains.
Direct trains to Aix-en-Provence TGV station depart regularly from Paris, calling at the TGV station on their way to Marseille-St-Charles. A typical journey takes little more than three hours. Trains from Lille to Aix-en-Provence are less frequent, and take around 4 hrs 30 mins.
The train journey from London to Aix-en-Provence TGV currently requires a change of train in Paris or Lille. From May 2015, it will also be possible to take a direct Eurostar train to Avignon TGV, changing there for the short journey to the town centre. Locally, Aix-en-Provence is well-connected to neighbouring Avignon and Marseille, as well as other destinations on the Cote d'Azur.
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