There are 10 ways to get from Calais 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 Lyon Banlieue  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$210 - $239

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Lille Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station Ouibus / ...

$40 - $102

8 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$201 - $230

Train, bus  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
  2. Take the bus from Noyelles-Godault to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles N769

$80 - $131

Drive  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Calais to Marseille 667.6 miles

$140 - $210

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Marseille  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Marseille (MRS) LIL - MRS

$76 - $368

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Marseille  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Marseille (MRS) ORY - MRS

$128 - $335

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Marseille  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  3. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Marseille (MRS) CDG - MRS

$106 - $358

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Nice, bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Nice (NCE) LIL - NCE
  3. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station

$87 - $285

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Marseille  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Marseille (MRS) BRU - MRS

$109 - $325

What companies run services between Calais, France and Marseille, France?

You can take a train from Calais to Marseille via Paris Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 5 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calais to Marseille via Lille in around 15 h 50 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
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 Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
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
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
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
Hop!
Website
hop.com
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 Paris Orly to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $430
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
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
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 Lille Flandres to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $200
1st Class
$220 - $350
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $21
1st Class
$23 - $40
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $22
1st Class
$24 - $40
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $29
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$13 - $55
Premier
$35 - $65
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$14 - $60
Premier
$35 - $65
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$28 - $33
1st Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
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
Bus from Noyelles-Godault to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Calais and Marseille is 892 km. The road distance is 1068 km.

The cheapest way to get from Calais to Marseille is to bus which costs 30€ - 90€ and takes 15 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Calais to Marseille is to train and fly which takes 5 h 15 min and costs 100€ - 290€.

No, there is no direct train from Calais to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles via Paris Nord RER and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Calais to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Calais and arriving at Marseille - St-Charles Bus station via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Calais to Marseille, including transfers.