There are 10 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.

Recommended option

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$271 - $326

Cheapest option

Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Heerlen to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Marseille (MRS) EIN - MRS

$52 - $177

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Train  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$252 - $326

Bus  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen West 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  •  19 h 1 min

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

$154 - $217

Drive  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Marseille 641 miles

$130 - $200

Train to Brussels, fly  •  5 h 44 min

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

$106 - $306

Train to Charleroi, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brussels Midi-Zuid
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Marseille (MRS) CRL - MRS

$80 - $286

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 30 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

$133 - $375

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brussels Midi-Zuid
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Marseille (MRS) AMS - MRS

$143 - $396

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The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Marseille is to bus which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 16 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Marseille is to train and fly which costs 90€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Aachen, Aachen West 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 Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

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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 and costs 230€ - 280€.

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

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

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Aachen to Marseille train services, operated by Thalys, 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 and costs 230€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 16 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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

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

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

You can take a train from Aachen to Marseille via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 7 h. 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 Brussels to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 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 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $190
Flights from Eindhoven to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $170
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Charleroi to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $170
1st Class
$170 - $240
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$180 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $360
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen, Rothe Erde Bf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
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 Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
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 Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
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 Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 West to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
$130 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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