The cheapest trains from Marseille to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Oct 20

Cheapest

$36

Average

$64

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 Marseille to Lyon will cost around $ 64 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 36.

Cheapest
08:14PMMarseille-St-Charles1h48 10:02PMLyon Part Dieu
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$361One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:44PMMarseille-St-Charles1h43 07:27PMLyon Part Dieu
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$491One-way
03:36PMMarseille-St-Charles1h44 05:20PMLyon Part Dieu
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$521One-way
06:36AMMarseille-St-Charles1h44 08:20AMLyon Part Dieu
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$521One-way
06:36AMMarseille-St-Charles1h44 08:20AMLyon Part Dieu
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$521One-way

Timetable Marseille to Lyon

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wed, Oct 20
06:36AMMarseille-St-Charles1h44 08:20AMLyon Part Dieu
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06:36AMMarseille-St-Charles1h44 08:20AMLyon Part Dieu
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06:50AMMarseille-St-Charles3h50 10:40AMLyon Part Dieu
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08:10AMMarseille-St-Charles1h44 09:54AMLyon Part Dieu
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12:13PMMarseille-St-Charles1h41 01:54PMLyon Part Dieu
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12:18PMMarseille-St-Charles3h32 03:50PMLyon Part Dieu
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12:53PMMarseille-St-Charles3h47 04:40PMLyon Part Dieu
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02:35PMMarseille-St-Charles1h47 04:22PMLyon Part Dieu
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03:10PMMarseille-St-Charles1h42 04:52PMLyon Part Dieu
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03:36PMMarseille-St-Charles1h44 05:20PMLyon Part Dieu
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04:02PMMarseille-St-Charles1h53 05:55PMLyon Part Dieu
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04:52PMMarseille-St-Charles3h48 08:40PMLyon Part Dieu
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05:10PMMarseille-St-Charles1h44 06:54PMLyon Part Dieu
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05:44PMMarseille-St-Charles1h43 07:27PMLyon Part Dieu
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08:14PMMarseille-St-Charles1h48 10:02PMLyon Part Dieu
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Tue
Oct 19
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
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Wed
Oct 20
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$31Flixbus
$291HOP!
Thu
Oct 21
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$27BlaBlaCar Bus
$375HOP!
Fri
Oct 22
$46SNCF | TER
$19Flixbus
$357Air France
Sat
Oct 23
$38SNCF | TGV INOUI
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
Oct 24
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$12BlaBlaCar Bus
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Mon
Oct 25
$38SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$267Air France
Tue
Oct 26
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$247HOP!
Wed
Oct 27
$38SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$158HOP!
Thu
Oct 28
$46SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$211HOP!
Fri
Oct 29
$52SNCF | TGV
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$289Air France
Sat
Oct 30
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
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Sun
Oct 31
$59SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$245Air France
Mon
Nov 1
$62SNCF | TER
$12Flixbus
$211HOP!
Tue
Nov 2
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$9Flixbus
$182HOP!
Wed
Nov 3
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$9Flixbus
$158HOP!
Thu
Nov 4
$38SNCF | TGV INOUI
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$224Air France
Fri
Nov 5
$42SNCF | TGV INOUI
$9Flixbus
$211HOP!
Sat
Nov 6
$49SNCF | TGV INOUI
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
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Sun
Nov 7
$62SNCF | TER
$9Flixbus
$158HOP!
Mon
Nov 8
$36SNCF | TGV INOUI
$9Flixbus
$158HOP!

The fastest trains from Marseille to Lyon

Showing times and prices for Oct 20

Fastest Journey

1 h 41 m

Average

2 h 16 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

276 km

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

These direct trains cover the 276 km distance in an average of 2 h 16 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 41 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 50 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.

Fastest
12:13PMMarseille-St-Charles1h41 01:54PMLyon Part Dieu
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$831One-way
2nd Fastest
03:10PMMarseille-St-Charles1h42 04:52PMLyon Part Dieu
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$591One-way
05:44PMMarseille-St-Charles1h43 07:27PMLyon Part Dieu
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$491One-way
03:36PMMarseille-St-Charles1h44 05:20PMLyon Part Dieu
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$521One-way
06:36AMMarseille-St-Charles1h44 08:20AMLyon Part Dieu
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$521One-way

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Train Information between Marseille and Lyon

distanceDistance171 miles (275 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$40 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER

Trains from Marseille to Lyon cover the 171 miles (275 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 44 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $36 (€29), but the average price of train tickets is $40 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Marseille-St-Charles and arrive in Lyon Part Dieu.

Travel Tips

Trains from Marseille to Lyon
Travel by train to Lyon 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 Marseille to Lyon.
FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets to Lyon from Marseille cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Marseille and Lyon for the next 7 days starting from $36 (€29)  one way.
How much is a train ticket between Marseille and Lyon?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $40 (€33)  for a train ticket to Lyon from Marseille.
What is the distance between Marseille and Lyon by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Marseille to Lyon by train to be approximately 171 miles (275 km).
How long is a train from Marseille to Lyon on average?
On average the Marseille to Lyon train time is 1 h 44 min  covering the 171 miles (275 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Marseille to Lyon, which train station in Marseille do I depart from and which train station in Lyon do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Marseille, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille Saint Ch and Marseille-Blancarde. When you arrive in Lyon, your train can arrive in train stations including Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Marseille-St-Charles   to Lyon Part Dieu.

Where do I find the Marseille train station to Lyon? Where is the Lyon train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Marseille-St-Charles, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Lyon Part Dieu, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

What train providers offer a service from Marseille to Lyon?
For the route from Marseille to Lyon you can take a train with SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV INOUI or SNCF | TER. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Marseille and Lyon on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many trains per day are there from Marseille to Lyon?
The average number of trains departing Marseille for Lyon is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When can I take the first train from Marseille to Lyon? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Marseille to Lyon leaves at 4: 36 AM. The last train departing from Marseille to Lyon leaves at 7: 14 PM. You can find the latest Marseille to Lyon train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book train tickets from Marseille to Lyon for the best deals?
If you buy the Marseille to Lyon train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $40 (€33). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Marseille to Lyon. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Marseille
Lyon
Marseille-St-Charles is the most popular Marseille 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 Marseille for your trip to Lyon.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 09: 00 - 18: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TGV, iDTGV, OUIGO, TGV Lyria, Eurostar, Thalys
Bus lines: 521, 52, 56, 82S, 533, 582, 33, 34, 49, 50, 51
Metro lines: M1, M2