Duration 4h 41m
Distance 563.8 km
Average price 110€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Besançon and Marseille takes 4h 41m and the fastest train takes 4h 32m. The train service runs several times per day from Besançon to Marseille. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv
  2. Marseille St Charles
5h 7m
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98€ - 121€

Besançon to Marseille train times

Trains run three times a day between Besançon and Marseille. The earliest departure is at 15:19 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Besançon is at 19:29 which arrives into Marseille at 00:12. All services require a transfer at BESANCON-FRANCHE COMTE TGV and take an average of 4h 41m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Besançon to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Besancon Viotte and arriving at Marseille St Charles via Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 7m.

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The distance between Besançon and Marseille is 442 km. The road distance is 563.8 km.

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Besançon to Marseille train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Besancon-Franche Comte Tgv station.

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Besançon to Marseille train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Marseille St Charles station.

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What companies run services between Besançon and Marseille?

inOui TGV operates a train from Besançon to Marseille twice daily. Tickets cost 95€ - 110€ and the journey takes 3h 52m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Besançon to Marseille once daily. Tickets cost 28€ - 50€ and the journey takes 8h 25m.
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