There are 7 ways to get from La Spezia to Arles by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Marseille-Saint-Charles Ec
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles Ic

$84 - $119

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Bus  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Savona
  2. Take the bus from Savona to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles 404
  3. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Arles

$33 - $52

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Train, bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Brignole Reg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genova to Marseille
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles Ic

$91 - $136

Drive  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Arles 346.3 miles

$80 - $120

Train to Pisa, fly to Marseille, train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Marseille (MRS) PSA - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

$149 - $528

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Marseille  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Marseille (MRS) MXP - MRS
  4. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles

$125 - $348

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Lyon  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Lyon (LYS) MXP - LYS
  4. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Arles

$155 - $317

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from La Spezia to Arles. However, there are services departing from La Spezia and arriving at Arles via Savona and Marseille - St-Charles Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from La Spezia to Arles. However, there are services departing from La Spezia Centrale and arriving at Arles via Genova Piazza Principe and Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 58 min.

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The distance between La Spezia and Arles is 419 km. The road distance is 554.2 km.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Arles without a car is to train which takes 8 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 58 min to get from La Spezia to Arles, including transfers.

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La Spezia to Arles bus services, operated by Lirosi Linee, depart from La Spezia station.

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La Spezia to Arles train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from La Spezia Centrale station.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Arles is to train which takes 8 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 49 min.

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There is no direct flight from Pisa Airport to Marseille Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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La Spezia to Arles bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Arles station.

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Map of how to get from La Spezia to Arles.
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  • Distance: 261.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 58 min

What companies run services between La Spezia, Italy and Arles, France?

You can take a train from La Spezia to Arles via Genova Piazza Principe, Marseille-Saint-Charles, and Marseille-St-Charles in around 8 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from La Spezia to Arles via Savona, Marseille, Marseille St. Charles, and Marseille - St-Charles Bus station in around 9 h 49 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Pisa to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $27
1st Class
$25 - $40
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from La Spezia C. to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$8 - $18
First
$13 - $23
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Arles
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Genova to Marseille
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from La Spezia to Savona
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Savona to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Arles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus

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La Spezia to Arles train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Arles station.

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Yes, the driving distance between La Spezia to Arles is 554 km. It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to drive from La Spezia to Arles.

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easyJet, Alitalia, British Airways and four other airlines offer flights from Pisa Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 794+ hotels available in Arles. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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