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There are 9 ways to get from Aachen to Marseille by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Marseille-St-Charles Thalys

$316 - $391

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Train, train to Charleroi, fly  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Liège-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
  3. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Marseille (MRS) CRL - MRS

$59 - $267

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Bus  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles N730

$65 - $118

Train, bus  •  18 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Köln to Marseille

$141 - $220

Drive  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Marseille 641 miles

$130 - $200

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Marseille (MRS) DUS - MRS

$91 - $305

Train to Brussels, fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Marseille (MRS) BRU - MRS

$90 - $305

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Marseille (MRS) FRA - MRS

$127 - $374

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Heerlen to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Marseille (MRS) AMS - MRS

$84 - $322

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The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Marseille is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 240€ and takes 7 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Marseille is to train and fly which costs 75€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße and arriving at Marseille, Marseille St. Charles via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aachen station to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Aachen Central Station and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles via Brussel-Zuid/Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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The distance between Aachen and Marseille is 833 km. The road distance is 1025.6 km.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Marseille without a car is to train which takes 7 h 10 min and costs 270€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to get from Aachen to Marseille, including transfers.

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Aachen to Marseille bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße station.

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Aachen to Marseille train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Aachen Central Station.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Marseille is to train which takes 7 h 10 min and costs 270€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 16 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Aachen to Marseille.
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  • Distance: 520.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 10 min

What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Marseille, France?

You can take a train from Aachen to Marseille via Brussels Midi-Zuid and Brussel-Zuid/Midi in around 7 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aachen to Marseille via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport in around 16 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Charleroi to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$280 - $340
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$280 - $340
1st Class
$360 - $500
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Aachen Central Station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Aachen Central Station to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$18 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $45
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Heerlen to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Bus operators
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 Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Köln to Marseille
Ave. Duration
16 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Aachen to Marseille bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Marseille, Marseille St. Charles station.

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Aachen to Marseille train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Marseille-St-Charles station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aachen to Marseille is 1026 km. It takes approximately 9 h 46 min to drive from Aachen to Marseille.

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Eurowings, KLM, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Marseille Airport.

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