There are 3 ways to get from Marseille to Chauvet Cave by train, bus or car

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  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Pierrelatte

$112 - $145

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Avignon City Center Marseille - gare routière St-Charles > Avignon > Valence sud > Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Paris centre - Bercy / ...
  2. Take the bus from Avignon to Vallon-Pont-d'Arc 15

$27 - $32

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Marseille to Chauvet Cave 110 miles

$23 - $35

What companies run services between Marseille, France and Chauvet Cave, France?

SNCF operates a train from Marseille to Chauvet Cave every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Marseille to Chauvet Cave via Avignon City Center, Avignon Porte de l'Oulle, Avignon Gare Routière, Avignon, and Vallon-Pont-d'Arc in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Pierrelatte
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $70
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Avignon City Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Le Sept
Website
lesept.fr
Bus from Avignon to Vallon-Pont-d'Arc
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
lesept.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Marseille to Chauvet Cave?

The distance between Marseille and Chauvet Cave is 144 km. The road distance is 176 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Marseille to Chauvet Cave?

The cheapest way to get from Marseille to Chauvet Cave is to drive which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 2 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Marseille to Chauvet Cave?

The quickest way to get from Marseille to Chauvet Cave is to drive which takes 2 h 1 min and costs 19€ - 28€.

How long does it take to get from Marseille to Chauvet Cave?

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Marseille to Chauvet Cave, including transfers.