There are 9 ways to get from Marseille to Greece by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry 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

Fly Marseille to Irakleion  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Irakleion (HER) MRS - HER

$153 - $654

Cheapest option

Bus Lasta  •  40 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Marseille to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$123 - $160

7 alternative options

Fly Marseille to Chania  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Chania (CHQ) MRS - CHQ

$344 - $885

Train to Nice, fly to Athens  •  8 h 41 min

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

$146 - $390

Train to Nice, fly to Thessaloniki  •  9 h 55 min

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

$170 - $419

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  30 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Bologna, Bologna 482
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
  3. Take the train from Larissa to Athens 601

$203 - $307

Train, bus and ferry  •  30 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Bologna C.Le Rv
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Kalabaka
  4. Take the train from Kalampáka to Athens 885

$245 - $368

Bus Georg  •  42 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Marseille to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Athens

$269 - $345

Drive  •  25 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Marseille to Athens 1645.8 miles

$390 - $600

What companies run services between Marseille, France and Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Volotea and three other airlines fly from Marseille to Heraklion twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Marseille to Athens via Beograd in around 40 h 39 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,700
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Nice to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Nice to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Marseille to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Nice to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Marseille to Chania via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Marseille to Chania via Lyon
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Nice to Athens via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Chania via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Nice to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Marseille to Chania via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Nice to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Marseille to Irakleion via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Marseille to Chania via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Primera Air
Website
primeraair.com
Flights from Marseille to Chania via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $700
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Nice to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $240
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Antibes
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $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 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Larissa to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$20 - $26
First Class
$25 - $35
Train from Kalampáka to Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$22 - $29
First Class
$27 - $40
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
Ave. Duration
14 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
13 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
23 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Marseille to Sofia
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $300
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Marseille to Sofia
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia - Central Bus Station to Athens
Ave. Duration
11 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Marseille-St-Charles to Sofia
Ave. Duration
29 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Ruse Bus
Phone
+359 82 82 81 51
Email
info@avtogararuse.org
Website
avtogararuse.org
Bus from Marseille to Sofia
Ave. Duration
28 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
avtogararuse.org

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Marseille to Greece?

The distance between Marseille and Greece is 1467 km. The road distance is 2633 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Marseille to Greece?

The cheapest way to get from Marseille to Greece is to bus which costs 100€ - 140€ and takes 40 h 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Marseille to Greece?

The quickest way to get from Marseille to Greece is to fly which takes 5 h 23 min and costs 120€ - 550€.

Is there a direct bus between Marseille and Greece?

No, there is no direct bus from Marseille to Greece. However, there are services departing from Marseille and arriving at Athens via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Marseille to Greece?

It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Marseille to Greece, including transfers.