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There are 10 ways to get from Marseille to Saarbrücken by plane, 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.

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Fly Marseille to Metz/Nancy, train  •  5h

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Metz/Nancy (ETZ) MRS - ETZ
  2. Take the train from Gare de Rémilly to Gare de Forbach

143€ - 560€

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Bus  •  11h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Saarbrücken N730

40€ - 70€

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Fly Marseille to Luxembourg, bus  •  6h 36m

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Luxembourg (LUX) MRS - LUX
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Saarbruecken Hbf

97€ - 176€

Fly Marseille to Strasbourg, train  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Strasbourg (SXB) MRS - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines

78€ - 405€

Train to Nice, fly to Metz/Nancy, train  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Metz/Nancy (ETZ) NCE - ETZ
  3. Take the train from Gare de Rémilly to Gare de Forbach

154€ - 494€

Fly Marseille to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 30m

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Frankfurt (FRA) MRS - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf

101€ - 325€

Train  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Metz Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Gare de Metz-Ville to Gare de Forbach Saarbrücken-Forbach-Metz / ...

183€ - 209€

Train via Strasbourg  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Strasbourg Tgv
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines Ter

153€ - 173€

Bus, train  •  14h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Strasbourg Marseille - St-Charles Bus station > Lyon - Perrache Bus Station > Besançon > Belfort > Mulhouse > Strasbourg
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines Ter

44€ - 61€

Drive  •  7h 47m

  1. Drive from Marseille to Saarbrücken 520.5 miles

95€ - 140€

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The cheapest way to get from Marseille to Saarbrücken is to bus and train which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 14h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Marseille to Saarbrücken is to fly and train which costs 140€ - 600€ and takes 5h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles and arriving at Saarbrücken. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Marseille to Saarbrücken. However, there are services departing from Marseille St Charles and arriving at Gare de Saarbrücken /Sarrebruck via Gare de Metz-Ville and Gare de Forbach. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 18m.

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The distance between Marseille and Saarbrücken is 672 km. The road distance is 832.8 km.

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The best way to get from Marseille to Saarbrücken without a car is to train which takes 8h 18m and costs 180€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from Marseille to Saarbrücken, including transfers.

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Marseille to Saarbrücken bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles station.

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Marseille to Saarbrücken train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Marseille St Charles station.

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The best way to get from Marseille to Saarbrücken is to train which takes 8h 18m and costs 180€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 11h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Marseille to Saarbrücken.
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  • Distance: 419.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h

What companies run services between Marseille, France and Saarbrücken, Germany?

You can take a train from Marseille to Saarbrücken via Metz Ville, Gare de Metz-Ville, and Gare de Forbach in around 8h 18m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Marseille to Saarbrücken once daily. Tickets cost 40€ - 70€ and the journey takes 11h 20m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Marseille to Metz/Nancy via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Marseille to Luxembourg via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 360€
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Nice to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 490€
Flights from Marseille to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 350€
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Marseille to Metz/Nancy via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Nice to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 490€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Luxembourg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 410€
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Marseille to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Marseille to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Marseille to Metz/Nancy
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
210€ - 750€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 240€
Flights from Marseille to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 550€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Rémilly to Gare de Forbach
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
12€ - 18€
1st Class
15€ - 24€
Train from Strasbourg to Sarreguemines
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
17€ - 25€
1st Class
23€ - 35€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
1st Class
40€ - 65€
Train from Gare de Metz-Ville to Gare de Forbach
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
1st Class
19€ - 29€
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
60€ - 80€
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 31€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
26€ - 31€
1st Class
43€ - 48€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
160€ - 180€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
160€ - 180€
1st Class
210€ - 310€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
130€ - 150€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
130€ - 150€
1st Class
180€ - 260€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
thello.com
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 27€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 28€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Luxembourg to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
cfl.lu
Mobiliteit
Phone
+352 2465 2465
Email
service@verkeiersverbond.lu
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Luxembourg, Gare routière to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
Mobiliteit
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Marseille Airport to Metz/Nancy Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Marseille to Saarbrücken bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Saarbrücken station.

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Marseille to Saarbrücken train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de Forbach station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Marseille to Saarbrücken is 833 km. It takes approximately 7h 47m to drive from Marseille to Saarbrücken.

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Air France, Twin Jet and Hop! offer flights from Marseille Airport to Metz/Nancy Airport.

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Book your Marseille to Saarbrücken bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 322+ hotels available in Saarbrücken. Prices start at 46€ per night.

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