Lyon to Marseille by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Lyon to Marseille by train
Fast trains from Lyon to Marseille take around 1 hour and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 270 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Lyon and Marseille.
1. Are there direct trains from Lyon to Marseille?
Direct trains from Lyon to Marseille have been found.
We usually find around 40 direct trains on the route from Lyon to Marseille every weekday.
Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.
2. How long is the train journey from Lyon to Marseille?
The Lyon to Marseille train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Lyon to Marseille train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Marseille is usually scheduled to depart Lyon around 06:28 and the last train is around 22:06.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Lyon around 07:02, and the last at 22:14.
What's the Lyon to Marseille train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Lyon to Marseille are $21.83.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $39 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $48. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Lyon 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 Lyon to Marseille by train.
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Which train companies operate between Lyon and Marseille?
More than one train company operates on the route from Lyon to Marseille, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Train Express Regional
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Marseille to Lyon by train