There are 5 ways to get from Marseille to Carcassonne 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  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Carcassonne Ic

$45 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus via Montpellier  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Montpellier Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Carcassonne Ouibus

$11 - $18

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Carcassonne Ouibus

$12 - $18

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Marseille to Carcassonne 195.4 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Toulouse (TLS) MRS - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$73 - $362

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Marseille to Carcassonne is to bus which costs 9€ - 16€ and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Marseille to Carcassonne is to drive which takes 2 h 58 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

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The distance between Marseille and Carcassonne is 245 km. The road distance is 313 km.

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The train from Marseille-St-Charles to Carcassonne takes 3 h 11 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station and arriving at Carcassonne. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Marseille-St-Charles and arriving at Carcassonne. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 11 min.

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

SNCF operates a train from Marseille to Carcassonne 5 times a day. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Marseille to Carcassonne via Montpellier in around 5 h 4 min.

Airlines
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Marseille to Toulouse via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Nouvel Air Tunisie
Website
nouvelair.com
Flights from Marseille to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Marseille to Toulouse
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 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 Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Montpellier to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus

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