There are 4 ways to get from Marseille to Nice by train, bus, rideshare 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 41 min

  1. Ec / ...

$35 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. 20 / ...

$5 - $40

2 alternative options

Rideshare  •  2 h 35 min

  1. 124.3 miles

$14 - $16

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. 123.7 miles

$26 - $40

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

SNCF operates a train from Marseille to Nice hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 41 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Isilines operates a bus from Marseille to Nice twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Marseille to Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $19
Schedules at
isilines.com
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Marseille - Gare Saint-Charles to Nice - Gare Routière Vauban
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Marseille to Nice Centre
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Marseille to Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Marseille and Nice is 159 km. The road distance is 198 km.

The cheapest way to get from Marseille to Nice is to rideshare which costs 12€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Marseille to Nice is to drive which takes 1 h 58 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Marseille-St-Charles and arriving at Nice Ville. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marseille and arriving at Nice. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

The train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville takes 2 h 41 min including transfers and departs hourly.