There are 6 ways to get from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand

$113 - $144

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Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand 799 / ...

$26 - $45

4 alternative options

Bus Isilines  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Aix-en-Provence - Gare SNCF to Avignon - Pôle d'Echange Multimodal 23
  2. Take the bus from Avignon - Gare Routière to Clermont-Ferrand

$40 - $60

Rideshare  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand 286.3 miles

$35

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand 286.3 miles

$60 - $90

Fly, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Lyon (LYS) MRS - LYS
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand

$114 - $393

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The cheapest way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand is to rideshare which costs 29€ and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aix-en-Provence and arriving at Clermont-Ferrand. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand. However, there are services departing from Aix-en-Provence and arriving at Clermont-Ferrand via Marseille-St-Charles and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 52 min.

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The distance between Aix-en-Provence and Clermont-Ferrand is 312 km. The road distance is 458.2 km.

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The best way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand without a car is to train which takes 6 h 52 min and costs 95€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to get from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand, including transfers.

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Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Aix-en-Provence station.

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Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand train services, operated by TGV, depart from Marseille-St-Charles station.

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The best way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand is to train which takes 6 h 52 min and costs 95€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 22€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand.
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  • Distance: 195.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 52 min

What companies run services between Aix-en-Provence, France and Clermont-Ferrand, France?

You can take a train from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand via Marseille-St-Charles and Lyon Part Dieu in around 6 h 52 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand 3 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Lyon
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
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.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Aix-en-Provence - Gare SNCF to Avignon - Pôle d'Echange Multimodal
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Avignon - Gare Routière to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Lyon Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Clermont-Ferrand station.

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Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Clermont-Ferrand station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand is 458 km. It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to drive from Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand.

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Hop! offers flights from Marseille Airport to Lyon Airport.

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Book your Aix-en-Provence to Clermont-Ferrand bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 227+ hotels available in Clermont-Ferrand. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Aix-en-Provence and Clermont-Ferrand. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Marseille Airport is to bus which takes 32 min and costs 2€ - 5€.

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