How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Marseille

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Recommended option

Fly Frankfurt to Marseille  •  4 h 7 min

  1. FRA - MRS

$82 - $289

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  16 h 31 min

$38 - $59

5 alternative options

Fly Frankfurt to Nice, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. FRA - NCE

$88 - $306

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly to Marseille  •  5 h 53 min

  1. SXB - MRS

$113 - $501

Train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Tgv

$200 - $220

Bus  •  13 h 59 min

$110 - $170

Drive  •  9 h 2 min

  1. 627.2 miles

$130 - $200

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Marseille, France?

Lufthansa, Ryanair and three other airlines fly from Frankfurt am Main to Marseille every 3 hours. Alternatively, TGV operates a train from Frankfurt am Main to Marseille once daily. Tickets cost $200 - $220 and the journey takes 7 h 52 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $410
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $190
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $7,000
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $60
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $220
1st Class
$260 - $390
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
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
Bus from Frankfurt to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Karlsruhe to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Strasbourg to Aix-en-Provence
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus
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
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Marseille
Ave. Duration
13 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Marseille is 799 km. The road distance is 1004 km.

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Marseille is to bus and night bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 16 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Marseille is to fly which takes 4 h 7 min and costs 70€ - 250€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 52 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt am Main and arriving at Marseille. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 13 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Marseille, including transfers.