The cheapest trains from Marseille to Nice

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Cheapest

$44

Average

$46

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 Nice will cost around $ 46 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 44.

Cheapest
05:58AMMarseille-St-Charles2h41 08:39AMNice Saint-Augustin
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$441One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:58AMMarseille-St-Charles2h42 02:40PMNice Ville
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$451One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:27PMMarseille-St-Charles2h41 07:08PMNice Ville
0 changes
$451One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:58PMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 05:38PMNice Ville
0 changes
$451One-way
2nd Cheapest
07:58AMMarseille-St-Charles2h42 10:40AMNice Ville
0 changes
$451One-way

Timetable Marseille to Nice

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wed, Sep 22
05:58AMMarseille-St-Charles2h41 08:39AMNice Saint-Augustin
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07:58AMMarseille-St-Charles2h42 10:40AMNice Ville
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08:27AMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 11:07AMNice Ville
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09:58AMMarseille-St-Charles2h43 12:41PMNice Ville
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11:58AMMarseille-St-Charles2h42 02:40PMNice Ville
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12:27PMMarseille-St-Charles2h41 03:08PMNice Ville
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01:27PMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 04:07PMNice Ville
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02:07PMMarseille3h00 05:07PMNice Ville
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02:58PMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 05:38PMNice Ville
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03:57PMMarseille-St-Charles2h44 06:41PMNice Ville
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04:27PMMarseille-St-Charles2h41 07:08PMNice Ville
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05:27PMMarseille-St-Charles2h43 08:10PMNice Ville
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05:58PMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 08:38PMNice Ville
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07:57PMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 10:37PMNice Ville
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08:27PMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 11:07PMNice Ville
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Wed
Sep 22
$44SNCF | TER
$12Flixbus
Thu
Sep 23
$44SNCF | TER
$19Flixbus
Fri
Sep 24
$44SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Sat
Sep 25
$45SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Sun
Sep 26
$45SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Mon
Sep 27
$44SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Tue
Sep 28
$44SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Wed
Sep 29
$44SNCF | TER
$9Flixbus
Thu
Sep 30
$44SNCF | TER
$9Flixbus
Fri
Oct 1
$44SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Sat
Oct 2
$45SNCF | TER
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
Sun
Oct 3
$45SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Mon
Oct 4
$44SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Tue
Oct 5
$44SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Wed
Oct 6
$44SNCF | TER
$9Flixbus
Thu
Oct 7
$44SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Fri
Oct 8
$44SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Sat
Oct 9
$34SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Sun
Oct 10
$45SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus
Mon
Oct 11
$44SNCF | TER
$5Flixbus

The fastest trains from Marseille to Nice

Showing times and prices for Sep 22

Fastest Journey

2 h 40 m

Average

2 h 42 m

Trains per day

15

Distance

159 km

Of the 15 trains that leave Marseille for Nice 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 159 km distance in an average of 2 h 42 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 40 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 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
07:57PMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 10:37PMNice Ville
0 changes
$471One-way
Fastest
02:58PMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 05:38PMNice Ville
0 changes
$451One-way
Fastest
08:27PMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 11:07PMNice Ville
0 changes
$471One-way
Fastest
08:27AMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 11:07AMNice Ville
0 changes
$471One-way
Fastest
05:58PMMarseille-St-Charles2h40 08:38PMNice Ville
0 changes
$451One-way

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Train Information between Marseille and Nice

distanceDistance98 miles (158 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price$45 (€36)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCF | TER, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV Lyria or SNCF | Intercités

Trains from Marseille to Nice cover the 98 miles (158 km) long route taking on average 2 h 41 min with our travel partners like SNCF | TER, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV Lyria or SNCF | Intercités. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $45 (€36), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $44 (€36). Travelers depart most frequently from Marseille-St-Charles and arrive in Nice Ville.

Trains from Marseille to Nice: Journey Details

There are 14 direct trains in France from Marseille to Nice throughout the week and slightly fewer over the weekend. Direct trains depart from very early morning till around 08.30 pm and run on an almost hourly basis with more at peak times. There are also several trains with one change at Toulon each day. Trains are operated by SNCF French Railways and an average journey on one of their popular TGV trains takes approximately 2 hours 45 minutes.

Taking the Train from Marseille

Travellers taking trains from Marseille to Nice will need to make their way to Marseille-St.Charles station. It is the city's main station and there are excellent local transport links. Two metro lines stop at the station, the M1 blue line (east to west) and M2 red line (north to south). Several bus services also stop nearby and taxis will take passengers to the station from any part of the city. Though the station is just a short walk from the Old Port and the Canabiere those arriving on foot should be aware that it is at the top of a small hill and reached by several sets of steps.

Getting into Nice by Train

Nice is often referred to as the 'jewel of the French Riviera' and with its ochre coloured old town buildings, luxury hotels and famous Promenade des Anglais it is easy to see why the city deserves the title. Trains from Marseille to Nice all arrive at Nice Ville station. The station is in the heart of the city but there is a regular tram service that connects it with the Old Town and Promenade des Anglais. The station is also served by several local bus services run by Ligne d'Azur and the Route 99 airport express service. Travellers will also find taxis at the station entrance.

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Trains from Marseille to Nice
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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from Marseille to Nice cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Marseille to Nice to cost as little as $44 (€36)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket from Marseille to Nice?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $45 (€36)  for a train ticket from Marseille to Nice.
How far is it from Marseille to Nice by train?
The train distance from Marseille to Nice is around 98 miles (158 km).
How long is the train ride between Marseille and Nice?
On average the Marseille to Nice train travel time is 2 h 41 min  for the 98 miles (158 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Marseille to Nice, which train station in Marseille do I depart from and which train station in Nice do I arrive in?

When departing from Marseille, you have various train station options to start your route from including Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille Saint Ch and Marseille-Blancarde. When arriving in Nice, you can end your journey in train stations like Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin.

Omio customers book a train from Marseille-St-Charles   to Nice Ville   most frequently for this route.

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

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

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

Which train providers can take me between Marseille and Nice?
When taking a train from Marseille to Nice, you can count on SNCF | TER, SNCF | TER, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV Lyria or SNCF | Intercités for the best way to get you to Nice. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Marseille and Nice and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many trains are there between Marseille and Nice a day?
The average number of trains departing Marseille for Nice is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Marseille to Nice? When is the last train from Marseille to Nice?
The earliest train for this route departs from Marseille at 7: 58 AM. The last train leaves from Marseille at 7: 15 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Marseille to Nice and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How early should I purchase train tickets between Marseille and Nice to score the best deals?
If you buy a train ticket from Marseille to Nice within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $45 (€36) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Marseille and Nice are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Marseille
Nice
Marseille-St-Charles
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