There are 11 ways to get from Dover to Marseille by train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, car train, 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  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$249 - $340

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  21 h 22 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Take the bus from Calais Ferry to Paris Gallieni
  3. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Marseille

$95 - $278

9 alternative options

Train via Paris Gare de Lyon  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Calais-Fréthun Est
  2. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$267 - $320

Bus and ferry, bus  •  18 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles N769

$108 - $173

Eurotunnel, drive  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Marseille

$362 - $439

Car ferry, drive  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Marseille

$167 - $251

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Marseille  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Marseille (MRS) LHR - MRS

$143 - $371

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Marseille  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Marseille (MRS) LGW - MRS

$103 - $298

Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Marseille  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Marseille (MRS) STN - MRS

$102 - $298

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Marseille  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Marseille (MRS) LTN - MRS

$131 - $422

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Nice  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Dover Priory to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Nice (NCE) LGW - NCE
  4. Take the train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles

$135 - $343

What companies run services between Dover, England and Marseille, France?

You can take a train from Dover to Marseille via Ashford(Kent) Int. and Lille Europe in around 8 h 17 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Marseille
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Marseille via Bordeaux
Avg. Duration
4 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from London Luton to Marseille
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Marseille via Venice
Avg. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice
Avg. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Geneva
Avg. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Rome
Avg. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Bordeaux
Avg. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille
Avg. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice
Avg. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Paris CDG
Avg. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Brussels
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Dublin
Avg. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from London Gatwick to Marseille via Dublin
Avg. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Frankfurt
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille
Avg. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille via Ajaccio
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Nice via Barcelona
Avg. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar
Avg. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $100
Premier
$95 - $120
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Calais-Fréthun
Avg. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $45
Premier
$50 - $65
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Marseille-St-Charles
Avg. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$190 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$190 - $220
1st Class
$250 - $380
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Avg. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Marseille-St-Charles
Avg. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
Avg. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$183
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thameslink
Stansted Express
Website
stanstedexpress.com
Train from Tottenham Hale to Stansted Airport
Avg. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
stanstedexpress.com
Standard
$26
First
$41
Business
$38
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Avg. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$20 - $30
French Railways (SNCF)
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
Avg. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
Avg. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Calais Ferry to Paris Gallieni
Avg. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Marseille
Avg. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Avg. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dover to Marseille?

The distance between Dover and Marseille is 924 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dover to Marseille?

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Marseille is to train and fly which costs £110 and takes 6 h 46 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dover to Marseille?

The quickest way to get from Dover to Marseille is to train and fly which takes 6 h 21 min and costs £150.

Is there a direct train between Dover and Marseille?

No, there is no direct train from Dover to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles via Ashford(Kent) Int. and Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 17 min.

Is there a direct bus between Dover and Marseille?

No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Dover Priory Railway Station and arriving at Marseille, Marseille St. Charles via Folkestone/Dover and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 13 min.

How long does it take to get from Dover to Marseille?

It takes approximately 8 h 17 min to get from Dover to Marseille, including transfers.