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There are 8 ways to get from Colmar to Arles 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  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Mulhouse Ville Strasbourg - Mulhouse - Bâle
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Avignon TGV Tgv

130€ - 160€

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  11h 1m

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Mulhouse Ville Strasbourg - Mulhouse - Bâle
  2. Take the bus from Mulhouse to Avignon, Avignon N720

59€ - 89€

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Colmar to Lyon
  2. Take the train from Vienne to Arles Lyon - Marseille Multi Activités

66€ - 93€

Drive  •  6h 31m

  1. Drive from Colmar to Arles 432.2 miles

80€ - 120€

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Marseille, train  •  4h 55m

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Marseille (MRS) SXB - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

86€ - 414€

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Lyon, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Lyon (LYS) SXB - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Arles

107€ - 397€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Marseille  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Marseille (MRS) ZRH - MRS
  4. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

149€ - 377€

Train, train to Metz/Nancy, fly to Marseille  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the train from Colmar to Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Lorraine
  3. Fly from Metz/Nancy (ETZ) to Marseille (MRS) ETZ - MRS
  4. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

157€ - 566€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colmar to Arles is to bus and train which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 10h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Colmar to Arles is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 420€ and takes 4h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Colmar to Arles. However, there are services departing from Colmar and arriving at Arles via Mulhouse Ville, Avignon TGV and Avignon Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 12m.

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The distance between Colmar and Arles is 533 km. The road distance is 691.5 km.

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The best way to get from Colmar to Arles without a car is to train which takes 6h 12m and costs 130€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 6h 12m to get from Colmar to Arles, including transfers.

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Colmar to Arles train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Colmar station.

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The quickest flight from Strasbourg Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Colmar to Arles train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Avignon TGV station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Colmar to Arles is 692 km. It takes approximately 6h 31m to drive from Colmar to Arles.

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Map of how to get from Colmar to Arles.
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  • Distance: 333.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 12m

What companies run services between Colmar, France and Arles, France?

You can take a train from Colmar to Arles via Mulhouse Ville, Avignon TGV, and Avignon Centre in around 6h 12m.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 450€
Flights from Metz/Nancy to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Metz/Nancy to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 450€
Flights from Metz/Nancy to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Metz/Nancy to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 650€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 550€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 310€
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Colmar to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
1st Class
14€ - 22€
Train from Vienne to Arles
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
1st Class
45€ - 70€
Train from Colmar to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
1st Class
18€ - 28€
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 23€
1st Class
21€ - 35€
Train from Colmar to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
18€ - 28€
Website
en.oui.sncf
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 115€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
100€ - 115€
1st Class
140€ - 200€
Train from Colmar to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 20€
1st Class
28€ - 31€
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Arles
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
65€ - 90€
Train from Strasbourg to Lorraine
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
27€ - 32€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
28€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Colmar to Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Schedules at
isilines.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 Mulhouse to Avignon, Avignon
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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