There are 9 ways to get from Lucerne to Marseille by train, bus, 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  •  7 h 19 min

  1. 26 / ...
  2. Tgv

$174 - $220

Cheapest option

Bus via Nice - Airport  •  11 h 9 min

  1. 20

$28 - $82

7 alternative options

Train via Geneve  •  7 h 33 min

  1. 15
  2. Tgv / ...

$179 - $252

Bus Marino Autolinee  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Marinobus

$63 - $118

Drive  •  6 h 49 min

  1. 452.8 miles

$95 - $140

Train to Zurich, fly to Marseille  •  4 h 55 min

  1. ZRH - MRS

$107 - $339

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly to Marseille  •  5 h 50 min

  1. SXB - MRS

$115 - $512

Train to Zurich, fly to Nice, bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. ZRH - NCE

$93 - $316

Train to Basel, fly to Nice, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. BSL - NCE

$79 - $265

What companies run services between Lucerne, Switzerland and Marseille, France?

You can take a train from Lucerne to Marseille via Basel SBB in around 7 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lucerne to Marseille via Milan and Nice - Airport in around 11 h 9 min.

Airlines
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Genève
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Luzern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Basel SBB to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Train from Geneve to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lucerne to Milan
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Milan to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
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
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Luzern to Milano Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Book at
eurolines.ch
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Luzern Hbf to Mailand Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
globtour.com
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
$27 - $40
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Lucerna to Torino
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Turin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lucerne and Marseille is 476 km. The road distance is 724 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lucerne to Marseille is to bus which costs SFr 28 - SFr 85 and takes 11 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Lucerne to Marseille is to train and fly which takes 4 h 55 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 340.

No, there is no direct train from Lucerne to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Luzern and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Lucerne to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Lucerne and arriving at Marseille - St-Charles Bus station via Milan and Nice - Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from Lucerne to Marseille, including transfers.