There are 5 ways to get from Marseille to Barcelona 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  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants Ave

$70 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Barcelona City Center Ouibus / ...

$18 - $110

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Marseille to Barcelone 314.9 miles

$34

Drive  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Marseille to Barcelona 314.8 miles

$65 - $100

Train, fly  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Antibes
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Barcelona (BCN) NCE - BCN

$75 - $206

What companies run services between Marseille, France and Barcelona, Spain?

SNCF operates a train from Marseille to Barcelona once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 4 h 37 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Marseille to Barcelona every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 7 h 35 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Nice to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Nice to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Barcelona City Center
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Marseille to Barcelone
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$34
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Marseille and Barcelona is 339 km. The road distance is 504 km.

The cheapest way to get from Marseille to Barcelona is to rideshare which costs 29€ and takes 5 h 58 min.

The quickest way to get from Marseille to Barcelona is to train which takes 4 h 37 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Marseille-St-Charles and arriving at Barcelona Sants. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station and arriving at Barcelona City Center. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 35 min.

The train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants takes 4 h 37 min including transfers and departs once daily.