There are 8 ways to get from Marseille to Florence by train, bus, car or plane

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Thello, train  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the Thello from Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Firenze Campo Marte Fb / ...

$85 - $117

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Bus Lirosi Linee  •  13 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Marseille to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice to Pisa
  3. Take the bus from Pisa International Airport to Florence Train Station S. M. Novella

$43 - $68

6 alternative options

Train  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Pisa Centrale Ic
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...

$85 - $136

Bus Eurolines FR  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Marseille to Firenze N523

$45 - $140

Drive  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Marseille to Florence 390.9 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Florence  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Florence (FLR) MRS - FLR

$98 - $357

Fly to Bologna, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Bologna (BLQ) MRS - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$111 - $369

Fly to Rome, train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Rome (FCO) MRS - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$63 - $271

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marseille and arriving at Firenze. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Marseille to Florence. However, there are services departing from Saint-Charles and arriving at Firenze Campo Marte via Genova Piazza Principe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 26 min.

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The distance between Marseille and Florence is 476 km. The road distance is 625.4 km.

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The best way to get from Marseille to Florence without a car is to Thello and train which takes 9 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 26 min to get from Marseille to Florence, including transfers.

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Marseille to Florence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Marseille station.

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Marseille to Florence train services, operated by Thello, depart from Saint-Charles station.

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The best way to get from Marseille to Florence is to Thello and train which takes 9 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from Marseille Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Marseille to Florence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Firenze station.

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Map of how to get from Marseille to Florence.
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  • Distance: 297.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 26 min

What companies run services between Marseille, France and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Marseille to Florence via Genova Piazza Principe in around 9 h 26 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Marseille to Florence 5 times a week. Tickets cost $95 - $140 and the journey takes 11 h. FlixBus also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Train operators
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Tiburtina Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Firenze
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Marseille to Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $18
Schedules at
isilines.com
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Nice to Pisa
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Pisa International Airport to Florence Train Station S. M. Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
autostradale.it

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Marseille to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze Campo Marte station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Marseille to Florence is 625 km. It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to drive from Marseille to Florence.

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Vueling Airlines, Air Dolomiti, Swiss and seven other airlines offer flights from Marseille Airport to Florence Airport.

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Book your Marseille to Florence train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your Marseille to Florence bus tickets online with Busbud and FlixBus.

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The best way to get from Marseille to Marseille Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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