You can get from Madrid to Marseille by train, bus or flight.
To get from Madrid to Marseille on Nov 28 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||507 miles (817 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$118 - $189|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $118 (€113) • 14 h 25 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $153 (€147) • 1 h 40 min|
|Popular travel companies||Eurolines Switzerland, Air France or Renfe AVE|
Travel 507 miles (817 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train from Madrid to Marseille. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $118 (€113). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Eurolines Switzerland, Air France or Renfe AVE among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or flight from Madrid to Marseille.
International travel from Madrid, Spain to Marseille, France is: Unrestricted.
Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/6/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip between Madrid and Marseille.
The restriction level for your return to Madrid, Spain from France is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of reentry into Spain:
You should observe these safety measures in Spain as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Spain was last checked on 11/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Madrid from Marseille closer to your date of departure here.
You can travel between Madrid and Marseille 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to go to Marseille from Madrid is by taking a bus, which costs on average $118 (€113).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Marseille:
A bus is generally $35 (€34) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $153 (€147) from Madrid to Marseille.
A bus is $72 (€69) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Madrid to Marseille costing on average $189 (€182).
The quickest way to travel from Madrid to Marseille is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Marseille by bus can take on average 14 h 25 min.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 8 h 1 min of travel time.
The distance from Madrid to Marseille is approximately 507 miles (817 km).
The average frequency per day from Madrid to Marseille is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Madrid to Marseille as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Madrid to Marseille:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Madrid to Marseille, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Madrid to Marseille with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Marseille as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Madrid and Marseille.
Before traveling from Madrid to Marseille, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Madrid to Marseille tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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