There are 7 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Marseille by plane, bus, train, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly to Marseille  •  5 h 28 min

  1. MAN - MRS

$78 - $193

Cheapest option

Bus  •  25 h 18 min

$62 - $107

5 alternative options

Fly to Nice, bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. MAN - NCE

$84 - $280

Train  •  10 h 19 min

$293 - $823

Bus, train  •  19 h 53 min

  1. 1920
  2. Tgv

$218 - $278

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  14 h 41 min

$374 - $470

Drive, car ferry  •  15 h 45 min

$225 - $332

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Marseille, France?

easyJet, Air France and six other airlines fly from Greater Manchester to Marseille every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Greater Manchester to Marseille via Manchester City Centre, Fairfield St/Piccadilly Stn (Railway Bridge), Manchester Piccadilly, London Euston, and London St. Pancras International in around 10 h 19 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Manchester to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Manchester to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Marseille via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Nice via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marseille Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$180 - $650
Premier
$450 - $750
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$180 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $360
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 London to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
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
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Manchester to Lille
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Greater Manchester and Marseille is 1260 km.

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Marseille is to bus which costs £45 - £80 and takes 25 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Marseille is to fly which takes 5 h 28 min and costs £55 - £150.

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Yew Tree Rd/Horton Rd and arriving at Marseille - St-Charles Bus station via Manchester, London and Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Greater Manchester to Marseille, including transfers.