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There are 4 ways to get from Marseille to Saint-Tropez by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 21m

  1. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to St Raphael Valescure Tgv / ...

128€ - 185€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Marseille to Toulon N769 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gare Routière - TOULON to Gare Routière - ST TROPEZ 7801 / ...

10€ - 12€

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Train, bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Toulon Ter / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gare Routière - TOULON to Gare Routière - ST TROPEZ 7801 / ...

27€ - 46€

Drive  •  1h 40m

  1. Drive from Marseille to Saint-Tropez 142.8 km

15€ - 23€

Marseille to Saint-Tropez by train and bus

The journey time between Marseille and Saint-Tropez is around 3h 42m and covers a distance of around 147 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 28m. Operated by SNCF, TGV inOui, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Marseille to Saint-Tropez service departs from Marseille St Charles and arrives in Gare Routière - ST TROPEZ. Typically 69 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 42m
Fastest journey time:
2h 28m
Services per week:
69
Cheapest price:
13€
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:58
Last service departs at:
23:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Marseille to Saint-Tropez train and bus schedules

Marseille → Saint-Tropez
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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Marseille to Saint-Tropez is to bus which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 4h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Marseille to Saint-Tropez is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1h 40m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Marseille to Saint-Tropez. However, there are services departing from Marseille and arriving at Gare Routière - ST TROPEZ via Gare Routière - TOULON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between Marseille and Saint-Tropez is 102 km. The road distance is 142.8 km.

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The best way to get from Marseille to Saint-Tropez without a car is to train which takes 2h 21m and costs 120€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 2h 21m to get from Marseille to Saint-Tropez, including transfers.

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Marseille to Saint-Tropez bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Marseille station.

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The best way to get from Marseille to Saint-Tropez is to train which takes 2h 21m and costs 120€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 4h 45m.

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Marseille to Saint-Tropez bus services, operated by ZOU! Var, arrive at Gare Routière - ST TROPEZ station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Marseille to Saint-Tropez is 143 km. It takes approximately 1h 40m to drive from Marseille to Saint-Tropez.

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Map of how to get from Marseille to Saint-Tropez.
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  • Distance: 102 km
  • Duration: 2h 21m

What companies run services between Marseille, France and Saint-Tropez, France?

TGV inOui operates a train from Marseille St Charles to St Raphael Valescure every 3 hours. Tickets cost 35€ - 45€ and the journey takes 1h 42m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Marseille to Saint-Tropez via Toulon and Gare Routière - TOULON in around 4h 45m.

Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marseille St Charles to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Toulon
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
21€ - 25€
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to St Raphael Valescure
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
20€ - 29€
Rail 1st Class
29€ - 45€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Toulon
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 24€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
Rail 1st Class
16€ - 24€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to St-Raphaël-Valescure
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Toulon
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Marseille to Toulon
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

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 Toulon
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Blablabus

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