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There are 7 ways to get from Guangzhou to Marseille by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Guangzhou Baiyun to Marseille  •  19h 45m

  1. Fly from Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Marseille (MRS) CAN - MRS

Cheapest option

Train to Hong Kong, fly to Nice, bus  •  22h 51m

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
  2. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Nice (NCE) HKG - NCE
  3. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Marseille

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Train to Hong Kong, fly to Marseille  •  20h 14m

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
  2. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Marseille (MRS) HKG - MRS

Train to Shenzhen, fly to Marseille  •  23h 2m

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
  2. Fly from Shenzhen (SZX) to Marseille (MRS) SZX - MRS

Train to Hong Kong, fly to Lyon, train  •  22h 45m

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
  2. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Lyon (LYS) HKG - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Marseille St Charles

Train to Hong Kong, fly to Montpellier, train  •  25h 10m

  1. Take the train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
  2. Fly from Hong Kong (HKG) to Montpellier (MPL) HKG - MPL
  3. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille St Charles

Drive  •  5 days 14h

  1. Drive from Guangzhou to Marseille 12020.4 km

Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) to Marseille (MRS) flights

The flight time between Guangzhou Baiyun (CAN) and Marseille (MRS) is around 19h 18m and covers a distance of around 9586 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 2m. Services are operated by Turkish Airlines, China Southern Airlines, Air France and others. Typically 25 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

25 Weekly Planes
19h 18m Average Duration
€740 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guangzhou to Marseille is to train and fly which costs ¥4400 - ¥13000 and takes 20h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Guangzhou to Marseille is to fly which takes 19h 45m and costs ¥5000 - ¥15000.

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The distance between Guangzhou and Marseille is 9600 km. The road distance is 12020.4 km.

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It takes approximately 19h 45m to get from Guangzhou to Marseille, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Marseille Airport. The quickest flight takes 17h and has one stopover.

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Marseille is 6h behind Guangzhou. It is currently 8:56 PM in Guangzhou and 2:56 PM in Marseille.

Yes, the driving distance between Guangzhou to Marseille is 12020 km. It takes approximately 5 days 14h to drive from Guangzhou to Marseille.

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Xiamen Airlines, Shanghai Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Guangzhou Baiyun Airport to Marseille Airport.

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  • Distance: 9600.5 km
  • Duration: 19h 45m

What companies run services between Guangzhou, China and Marseille, France?

Turkish Airlines, China Southern Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Guangzhou to Marseille 4 times a day.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€3000 - €8500
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€3000 - €8500
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€700 - €2500
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Beijing Capital, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€1500 - €3500
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Shanghai Pudong, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€750 - €2600
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Chengdu, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Hangzhou Xiaoshan, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€700 - €2300
Flights from Hong Kong to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€700 - €2400
Flights from Hong Kong to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Hong Kong to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€700 - €2400
Flights from Hong Kong to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€700 - €1900
Flights from Hong Kong to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€750 - €2600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€3000 - €8500
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Marseille via Chengdu, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€800 - €2700
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Marseille via Xiamen, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€850 - €2900
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Marseille via Hangzhou Xiaoshan, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€850 - €2900
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Hangzhou Xiaoshan, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€700 - €2300
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Chengdu, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
20h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Hong Kong to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€650 - €2200
Flights from Hong Kong to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€700 - €1900
Flights from Hong Kong to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€750 - €2600
Flights from Hong Kong to Montpellier via Suvarnabhumi, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
25h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€800 - €2600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€800 - €1600
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€750 - €1600
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€800 - €1600
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Beijing Capital, Munich
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€800 - €1700
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Nanjing, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€800 - €1700
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Qingdao, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€850 - €1700
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Shanghai Pudong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€850 - €1700
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Shenyang, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€850 - €1800
Flights from Hong Kong to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€750 - €1500
Flights from Hong Kong to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€750 - €1600
Flights from Hong Kong to Lyon via Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€750 - €1500
Flights from Hong Kong to Lyon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€750 - €1500
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Marseille via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€700 - €2100
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Xi An, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€600 - €1700
Flights from Hong Kong to Nice via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€550 - €1600
Flights from Hong Kong to Lyon via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€550 - €1700
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€3000 - €8500
Flights from Guangzhou Baiyun to Marseille via Shanghai Pudong, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€1400 - €11000
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Beijing Capital, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
20h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€2300 - €4400
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Shanghai Pudong, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€1100 - €8500
Flights from Hong Kong to Lyon via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€750 - €1700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€700 - €2100
Flights from Hong Kong to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€700 - €2000
Flights from Hong Kong to Lyon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€700 - €2000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€700 - €1700
Flights from Hong Kong to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€650 - €1700
El Al
Website
elal.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€900 - €2200
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Hong Kong to Marseille via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€750 - €1700
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Shenzhen to Marseille via Beijing Capital, Brussels
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€700 - €11000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Nice via Dubai
Ave. Duration
19h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€700 - €1900
Virgin Atlantic
Website
virginatlantic.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€700 - €1900
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Hong Kong to Montpellier via Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€800 - €1800
Train operators
China Railways G-Class
Train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class Seat
€8 - €11
1st Class Seat
€13 - €16
Business Class Seat
€30 - €45
China Railways D-Class
Train from Guangzhou South to Shenzhen North Station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €13
Website
Trip.com
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€8 - €13
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf-connect.com
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€55 - €70
1st Class
€60 - €70
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€22 - €35
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €50
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice Airport to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from Nice - Airport T2 to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Nice Airport Arrivals Terminal 2 to Marseille Saint Charles Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Union Ivkoni

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