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Fri
Oct 29
$83Deutsche Bahn with connection
$61Flixbus
$144Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 31
$77Deutsche Bahn with connection
$61Flixbus
$140HOP!
Mon
Nov 1
$77Deutsche Bahn with connection
$55Flixbus
$140HOP!

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Train Information to Marseille from Essen

distanceDistance567 miles (915 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$79 (€65)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTGV

Trains from Essen to Marseille cover the 567 miles (915 km) long route taking on average 10 h 22 min with our travel partners like TGV. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $79 (€65), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $77 (€63). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Marseille-St-Charles.

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Trains from Essen to Marseille
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Marseille, France if I'm coming from Essen, Germany by train?

Travel between Essen, Germany and Marseille, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Essen?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Marseille, France?

When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 10/27/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Essen to Marseille before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Marseille, France to Essen, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Marseille to Essen is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from France?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Marseille?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Essen, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/27/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Essen from Marseille here.

How much do cheap trains from Essen to Marseille cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Essen to Marseille trains for as little as $77 (€63)  in the next 7 days.
How much is the train from Essen to Marseille on average?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Essen to Marseille train to cost on average $79 (€65)  one way.
What is the distance from Essen to Marseille by train?
The Essen to Marseille train distance is approximately 567 miles (915 km).
What is the Essen to Marseille train travel time?
The train time from Essen to Marseille is on average 10 h 22 min  for the 567 miles (915 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Essen to Marseille by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Essen goes to Marseille? What train station do I come into Marseille from Essen?

Some of the Essen train stations to Marseille you can start your journey from include Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Marseille include Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille Saint Ch and Marseille-Blancarde.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Essen Hbf   and arriving in Marseille-St-Charles.

Where is the train station in Essen? Where is the train station in Marseille?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Essen Hbf and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Marseille-St-Charles and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Marseille.

What train providers offer a service from Essen to Marseille?
If you're looking for trains from Essen to Marseille, you can rely on TGV to get you to Marseille. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Essen to Marseille journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there to Marseille from Essen a day?
The average number of trains departing Essen for Marseille is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Essen to Marseille? When is the last train from Essen to Marseille?
The first Essen to Marseille train departs at 8: 26 AM   and the last train from Essen to Marseille leaves at 10: 53 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Essen to Marseille on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Marseille from Essen for the best deals?
If you book a train ticket from Essen to Marseille within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $79 (€65) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Essen to Marseille are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Essen
Marseille
Essen Hbf is the most popular Essen railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Essen for your trip to Marseille.