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.
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1 h 41 m
2 h 16 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||171 miles (275 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 44 min|
|Average train ticket price||$40 (€33)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SNCF | 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.
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.
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.
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