Cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Marseille

Showing times and prices for Jan 18

Cheapest

$18

Average

$21

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Lyon to Marseille will cost around $ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 18.

Cheapest
02:10AMLyon, Gare Perrache3h50 06:00AMMarseille, Gare St. Charles
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$181One-way
Cheapest
12:30AMLyon, Gare Perrache4h15 04:45AMMarseille, Gare St. Charles
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$181One-way
06:20PMLyon3h20 09:40PMMarseille
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$211One-way
05:40PMLyon3h20 09:00PMMarseille
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$221One-way
07:30PMLyon3h10 10:40PMMarseille
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$221One-way

Bus schedule from Lyon to Marseille

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12:30AMLyon, Gare Perrache4h15 04:45AMMarseille, Gare St. Charles
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02:10AMLyon, Gare Perrache3h50 06:00AMMarseille, Gare St. Charles
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06:10AMLyon4h00 10:10AMMarseille
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02:30PMLyon3h20 05:50PMMarseille
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05:40PMLyon3h20 09:00PMMarseille
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06:20PMLyon3h20 09:40PMMarseille
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07:30PMLyon3h10 10:40PMMarseille
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Jan 19
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Jan 20
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Jan 21
$37SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Jan 22
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Jan 23
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$8Flixbus
$236Air France
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Jan 25
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$244Air France
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$20Flixbus
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Jan 27
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$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$163HOP!
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$224Air France
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Feb 1
$31SNCF | TGV
$8Flixbus
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$18Flixbus
$163HOP!
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Feb 3
$35SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$244Air France
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Bus times from Lyon to Marseille

Showing times and prices for Jan 18

Fastest Journey

3 h 10 m

Average

3 h 36 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

276 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Lyon for Marseille every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 276 km distance in an average of 3 h 36 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 10 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

07:30PMLyon3h10 10:40PMMarseille
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$221One-way
06:20PMLyon3h20 09:40PMMarseille
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$211One-way
05:40PMLyon3h20 09:00PMMarseille
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$221One-way
02:30PMLyon3h20 05:50PMMarseille
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$221One-way
Fastest
02:10AMLyon, Gare Perrache3h50 06:00AMMarseille, Gare St. Charles
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$181One-way

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Overview: Bus from Lyon to Marseille

distanceDistance171 miles (275 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 5 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$11 (€9)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Isilines or BlaBlaCar Bus

Buses from Lyon to Marseille cover the 171 miles (275 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 5 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Isilines or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $11 (€9), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $8 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles.

Bus providers: FlixBus from Lyon to Marseille

Find the best buses to Marseille from Lyon with Omio's travel partners FlixBus from $8 (€7). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $8

These are FlixBus' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the bus from Lyon to Marseille:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Bus to Marseille from Lyon

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FAQs

How much do cheap bus tickets from Lyon to Marseille cost?

Bus tickets from Lyon to Marseille for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $8 (€7)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a bus from Lyon to Marseille?

If you’re looking to buy your bus tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lyon to Marseille bus price to come in at an average of $11 (€9)  one way.

How far is it from Lyon to Marseille by bus?

The Lyon to Marseille bus distance is approximately 171 miles (275 km).

What is the Lyon to Marseille bus travel time?

On average the Lyon to Marseille bus travel time is 4 h 5 min  for the 171 miles (275 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What station does the bus from Lyon to Marseille depart from? Which Marseille bus station do I come into from Lyon?

When taking a bus from Lyon, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Lyon, Gare Perrache, Lyon, Dardilly and Lyon, Lyon Perrache. When you arrive in Marseille, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles, Marseille, Gare de Marseille-Saint-Charles and Marseille, Faculté St Charles.

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Lyon Part Dieu   to Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles.

Where is the bus station in Lyon? Where is the bus station in Marseille?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center of Lyon.

The most popular arrival bus station, Marseille, Gare Saint-Charles, is located 0.6 miles (876 m) away from the city center of Marseille.

Which bus companies can get me from Lyon to Marseille?

For the best Lyon to Marseille bus to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Flixbus, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Isilines or BlaBlaCar Bus. However, it's always good to check all possible bus providers with services from Lyon to Marseille to compare what amenities they may offer.

What time is the earliest bus from Lyon to Marseille? What time is the last bus from Lyon to Marseille?

The first Lyon to Marseille bus departs at 6: 10 AM   and the last bus from Lyon to Marseille leaves at 11: 30 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from Lyon to Marseille on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

When should I book the Lyon to Marseille bus for the best deals on tickets?

You can find buses from Lyon to Marseille to cost on average $11 (€9) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Lyon to Marseille bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.