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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Tgv

$200 - $220

Cheapest option

Train to Charleroi, fly to Marseille  •  6 h 17 min

  1. CRL - MRS

$37 - $225

7 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  15 h

  1. N769

$60 - $180

Bus Ouibus  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus / ...

$55 - $95

Drive  •  9 h 48 min

  1. 648.5 miles

$130 - $210

Fly Brussels to Marseille  •  4 h 22 min

  1. BRU - MRS

$70 - $251

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Marseille  •  4 h 49 min

  1. LIL - MRS

$89 - $387

Fly Brussels to Nice, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. BRU - NCE

$93 - $251

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Marseille  •  3 h 59 min

  1. CDG - MRS

$92 - $326

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Marseille, France?

TGV operates a train from Brussels to Marseille 5 times a day. Tickets cost $200 - $220 and the journey takes 5 h 13 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Marseille once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $110 and the journey takes 15 h. Eurolines FR also services this route once daily.

Airlines
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 Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Bastia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Nantes
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
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 Brussels to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
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
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Bastia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
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 Brussels to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $400
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 Brussels to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Charleroi to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $340
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
Air Madagascar
Website
airmadagascar.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$320 - $600
XL Airways France
Website
xl.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Charleroi to Marseille via Calvi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $220
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$68 - $70
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Brussels-North to Marseille
Ave. Duration
20 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice Aéroport - Terminal 1 to Marseille - Gare Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
info-ler.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Marseille is 844 km. The road distance is 1038 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Marseille is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 200€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Marseille is to train and fly which takes 3 h 59 min and costs 75€ - 280€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruxelles Midi and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 13 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Marseille, Marseille St. Charles. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h.

The train from Bruxelles Midi to Marseille-St-Charles takes 5 h 13 min including transfers and departs five times a day.