There are 7 ways to get from Chambéry to Marseille by train, bus, rideshare, 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 TGV  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
  2. Take the train from Valence TGV to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$73 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Joppet to Gares 6060
  2. Take the bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport Ouibus

$17 - $27

5 alternative options

Train via Valence Ville  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence Ville
  2. Take the train from Valence Ville to Marseille-St-Charles

$64 - $95

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Chambéry to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles 739

$21 - $35

Rideshare  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Chambéry to Marseille 211.5 miles

$27

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Chambéry to Marseille 227.8 miles

$45 - $75

Bus, fly  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Chambéry to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Marseille (MRS) LYS - MRS

$70 - $329

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chambéry and arriving at Marseille, Marseille St. Charles. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Chambéry to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Chambery-Challes-E and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles via Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

More details

The distance between Chambéry and Marseille is 256 km. The road distance is 364.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Chambéry to Marseille without a car is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Chambéry to Marseille, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

Chambéry to Marseille train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Chambery-Challes-E station.

More details

The best way to get from Chambéry to Marseille is to train which takes 4 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 45 min.

Mode details

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

Search flights

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

More details

Map of how to get from Chambéry to Marseille.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 159.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Chambéry to Marseille via Valence TGV in around 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Chambéry to Marseille once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Isilines also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Valence Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $85
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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 Chambéry to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Chambéry to Marseille
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
isilines.com
Transisère
Phone
+33 820 08 38 38
Website
transisere.fr
Bus from Joppet to Gares
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
transisere.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Marseille - Marseille Provence Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Chambéry to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus
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 Chambéry to Marseille
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around France

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Chambéry to Marseille train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Marseille-St-Charles station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Chambéry to Marseille is 364 km. It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to drive from Chambéry to Marseille.

Get driving directions

Hop! offers flights from Lyon Airport to Marseille Airport.

Search flights

Book your Chambéry to Marseille train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

Search and book

Book your Chambéry to Marseille bus tickets online with FlixBus.

Search and book

There are 1474+ hotels available in Marseille. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

More details

Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Chambéry and Marseille. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

Read Rome2rio's guide to Blablacar