There are 5 ways to get from Marseille to Madrid by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train Spanish Railways AVE  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$147 - $210

Cheapest option

Fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Madrid (MAD) MRS - MAD

$34 - $177

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$140 - $200

Bus  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Marsella to Madrid

$65 - $180

Drive  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Marseille to Madrid 683.7 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Marseille to Madrid is to fly which costs 28€ - 160€ and takes 4 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Marseille to Madrid is to fly which costs 28€ - 160€ and takes 4 h 52 min.

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The distance between Marseille and Madrid is 817 km. The road distance is 1094 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Marseille to Madrid, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marsella and arriving at Madrid. Services depart three times a day, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Marseille-St-Charles and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 44 min.

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

You can take a train from Marseille to Madrid via Barcelona Sants in around 7 h 34 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Marseille to Madrid twice daily. Tickets cost $65 - $100 and the journey takes 17 h 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Marseille to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $220
Flights from Marseille to Madrid via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$29 - $220
Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
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 Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators

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