There are 5 ways to get from Grenoble to Marseille by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Tgv

$61 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Ouibus

$11 - $16

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 44 min

  1. 191.8 miles

$21 - $23

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. 192.5 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly  •  3 h 28 min

  1. LYS - MRS

$94 - $356

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Marseille, France?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Marseille via Valence TGV in around 3 h 7 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Grenoble to Marseille every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Grenoble to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Valence TGV to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$41 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$41 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Grenoble to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$28 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $51
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Grenoble - Bus station to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Grenoble to Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Grenoble and Marseille is 210 km. The road distance is 308 km.

The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Marseille is to bus which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 3 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Marseille is to drive which takes 2 h 53 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles via Valence TGV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Grenoble - Bus station and arriving at Marseille - St-Charles Bus station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Grenoble to Marseille, including transfers.