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There are 7 ways to get from Cinque Terre to Marseille by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Marseille-Saint-Charles Ec

$66 - $95

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Bus  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Savona
  2. Take the bus from Savona to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles 404

$30 - $50

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Train, Thello  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Sestri Levante to Genova Piazza Principe Reg / ...
  2. Take the Thello from Genova Piazza Principe to Saint-Charles

$56 - $91

Night train, train  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the night train from Corniglia to Ventimiglia Reg
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$59 - $107

Drive  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Marseille 315 miles

$75 - $110

Train to Pisa, fly  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Marseille (MRS) PSA - MRS

$130 - $505

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  9 h

  1. Take the train from Levanto to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Marseille (MRS) MXP - MRS

$103 - $323

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The cheapest way to get from Cinque Terre to Marseille is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cinque Terre to Marseille is to drive which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cinque Terre to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Corniglia and arriving at Marseille-Saint-Charles via La Spezia Centrale and Genova Piazza Principe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 31 min.

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The distance between Cinque Terre and Marseille is 360 km. The road distance is 504 km.

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The best way to get from Cinque Terre to Marseille without a car is to train which takes 8 h 31 min and costs 55€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Cinque Terre to Marseille, including transfers.

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Cinque Terre to Marseille train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from La Spezia Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Cinque Terre to Marseille is to train which takes 8 h 31 min and costs 55€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pisa Airport to Marseille Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Cinque Terre to Marseille train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Marseille-Saint-Charles station.

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Map of how to get from Cinque Terre to Marseille.
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  • Distance: 225 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 31 min

What companies run services between Cinque Terre, Italy and Marseille, France?

You can take a train from Cinque Terre to Marseille via La Spezia Centrale and Genova Piazza Principe in around 8 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cinque Terre to Marseille via La Spezia Centrale, La Spezia, and Savona in around 9 h 10 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Krakow
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Sevilla
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Sestri Levante to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Night train from Corniglia to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $34
Train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$8 - $18
First
$13 - $23
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
thello.com
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Levanto to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from La Spezia to Savona
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
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 Savona to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Cinque Terre to Marseille is 504 km. It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to drive from Cinque Terre to Marseille.

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Transavia Holland, KLM, Alitalia and three other airlines offer flights from Pisa Airport to Marseille Airport.

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