Lyon to Marseille train

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Marseille

Showing times and prices for Dec 01

Cheapest

37

Average

48

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lyon to Marseille is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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12:36PMLyon Part Dieu1h47 02:23PMMarseille
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371One-way
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10:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h47 12:23PMMarseille
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401One-way
11:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h47 01:23PMMarseille
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421One-way
10:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h47 12:23PMMarseille
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421One-way
09:06AMLyon Part Dieu1h40 10:46AMMarseille
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451One-way

Train schedule from Lyon to Marseille

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06:28AMLyon Part Dieu1h47 08:15AMMarseille
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06:36AMLyon Part Dieu3h04 09:40AMMarseille
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07:20AMLyon Part Dieu3h56 11:16AMMarseille
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08:06AMLyon Part Dieu2h00 10:06AMMarseille
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09:06AMLyon Part Dieu1h40 10:46AMMarseille
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10:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h47 12:23PMMarseille
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10:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h47 12:23PMMarseille
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11:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h47 01:23PMMarseille
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12:20PMLyon Part Dieu3h55 04:15PMMarseille
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12:36PMLyon Part Dieu1h47 02:23PMMarseille
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01:10PMLyon Part Dieu1h56 03:06PMMarseille
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02:06PMLyon Part Dieu1h39 03:45PMMarseille
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04:36PMLyon Part Dieu1h47 06:23PMMarseille
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05:20PMLyon Part Dieu3h59 09:19PMMarseille
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10:06PMLyon Part Dieu1h41 11:47PMMarseille
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Fastest train times from Lyon to Marseille

Showing times and prices for Dec 01

Fastest Journey

1 h 39 m

Average

2 h 18 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

276 km

Of the 15 trains that leave Lyon for Marseille every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
02:06PMLyon Part Dieu1h39 03:45PMMarseille
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561One-way
2nd Fastest
09:06AMLyon Part Dieu1h40 10:46AMMarseille
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451One-way
10:06PMLyon Part Dieu1h41 11:47PMMarseille
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611One-way
11:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h47 01:23PMMarseille
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421One-way
10:36AMLyon Part Dieu1h47 12:23PMMarseille
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421One-way

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Overview: Train from Lyon to Marseille

distanceDistance171 miles (275 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 15 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express or SNCF

Trains from Lyon to Marseille cover the 171 miles (275 km) long route taking on average 1 h 47 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express or SNCF. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $41 (€37), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $22 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Marseille-St-Charles.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and SNCF (3) from Lyon to Marseille trains

For as little as $22 (€20) you can travel by train from Lyon to Marseille with Deutsche Bahn and SNCF (3). Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

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SNCF (3)

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Lyon to Marseille train.

Train information from Lyon to Marseille with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 43 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Say "oui" to SNCF, France's national train company, when traveling to Marseille from Lyon! SNCF trains make it easy to go all over France as well as to countries like Spain and Germany. The company offers a wide range of fares, including the cheap Prem tickets, standard tickets called Loisir and Pro tickets for greater flexibility. SNCF also offers discount cards that you can apply on Omio, such as the Youth and Senior Card.

SNCF train tickets between Lyon and Marseille are available on Omio for as little as {{ cheapest_price }} ({{ cheapest_price_eur }}). Check the latest SNCF train schedule for the 171 miles (275 km) long journey from Lyon to Marseille, compare the best fares available, and purchase your SNCF Lyon to Marseille train ticket on Omio today!

SNCF offers different types of trains on its routes, such as the TGV high-speed train, the classic Intercité and the TER, SNCF's regional train. On the state-of-the-art TGV trains that serve the major long-distance routes and the Channel Tunnel, you will find a bar, air-conditioned train cars with free WiFi and some onsite services in addition to the onboard restaurant.

Enjoy a smooth and easy route between Lyon and Marseille with SNCF (3)! As an official travel partner of SNCF (3), Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from SNCF (3), compare the best routes to Marseille from Lyon as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable SNCF (3) Lyon to Marseille train ticket available today. If you search for SNCF (3) tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Lyon to Marseille on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 171 miles (275 km) journey between Lyon and Marseille with ease and comfort on a train with SNCF (3).

SNCF (3) from Lyon to Marseille train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 22 min
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Lyon to Marseille

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Marseille easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Lyon to Marseille.
FAQs
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Lyon to Marseille for the next 7 days starting from $22 (€20)  one way.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Lyon to Marseille train to cost on average $41 (€37)  one way.
The Lyon to Marseille train distance is approximately 171 miles (275 km).
While the time it takes to travel 171 miles (275 km) to Marseille from Lyon can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Lyon to Marseille train journey time is on average 1 h 47 min.

When taking the train from Lyon to Marseille, you can choose to depart from train stations like Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu, Gare Routière. Your journey can end in train stations such as Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille Saint Ch and Marseille-Blancarde.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Lyon Part Dieu   and arrive in Marseille-St-Charles.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Lyon Part Dieu, is located 2 miles (3.3 km) from the city center of Lyon.

The most popular arrival train station, Marseille-St-Charles, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center of Marseille.

For the best Lyon to Marseille train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV Lyria, SNCF | TGV INOUI, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express or SNCF. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Lyon and Marseille to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 15 direct trains a day between Lyon and Marseille. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | TGV INOUI. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
On average, there are 15 trains a day from Lyon to Marseille. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Lyon to Marseille train departs at 8: 06 PM   and the last train from Lyon to Marseille leaves at 8: 06 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Lyon to Marseille on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you book train tickets from Lyon to Marseille within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $41 (€37) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Lyon to Marseille a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports in Lyon and Marseille

Lyon
Marseille
Lyon Part Dieu is the most popular Lyon 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 Lyon for your trip to Marseille.

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