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There are 4 ways to get from Marseille to Vars by plane or train

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Fly Marseille to Ottawa  •  16h 57m

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Ottawa (YOW) MRS - YOW

$507 - $1,107

Cheapest option

Train to Lyon, fly to Montreal, train  •  16h 14m

  1. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Montreal (YUL) LYS - YUL
  3. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$332 - $1,035

2 alternative options

Fly Marseille to Montreal, train  •  15h 30m

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Montreal (YUL) MRS - YUL
  2. Take the train from Dorval to Ottawa

$456 - $1,331

Train to Nice, fly to Ottawa  •  19h 25m

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

$486 - $1,036

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vars is 1-833-784-4397.

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The cheapest way to get from Marseille to Vars is to train and fly which costs 210€ - 700€ and takes 16h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Marseille to Vars is to fly and train which costs 290€ - 900€ and takes 15h 30m.

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The distance between Marseille and Vars is 6141 km.

It takes approximately 16h 57m to get from Marseille to Vars, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Marseille Airport to Ottawa Airport. The quickest flight takes 13h 48m and has one stopover.

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Air Transat, Air France, Lufthansa and Air Canada offer flights from Marseille Airport to Ottawa Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Vars. Prices start at $125 CAD per night.

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The best way to get from Marseille to Marseille Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs 2€.

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  • Distance: 6141.4 km
  • Duration: 16h 57m

What companies run services between Marseille, France and Vars, ON, Canada?

Air Canada, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Marseille to Vars 3 times a day.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
13h 53m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
16h 26m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
15h 43m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Toulouse, Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 3m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Lyon, Montreal
Ave. Duration
13h 23m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Marseille to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Flights from Marseille to Montreal via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,200
Flights from Nice to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Nice to Ottawa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Nice to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 58m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
13h 53m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
16h 26m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Marseille to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
15h 43m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Marseille to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Flights from Marseille to Montreal via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Marseille to Montreal via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,200
Flights from Nice to Ottawa via Montreal
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,400
Flights from Nice to Ottawa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $950
Flights from Nice to Ottawa via Frankfurt, Montreal
Ave. Duration
14h 58m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Munich
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Montreal via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,400
Air Transat
Website
airtransat.com
Flights from Marseille to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,800
Flights from Lyon to Montreal
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Marseille to Montreal via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
12h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Marseille to Montreal via Algiers
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,500 - $1,900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lyon to Montreal via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Dorval to Ottawa
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$29 - $60
Economy
$55 - $80
EconomyPlus
$80 - $120
Business
$85 - $120
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 Antibes
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Marseille St Charles to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
$85 - $110
1st Class
$90 - $110
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 Antibes
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $240
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Antibes
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
Rail 1st Class
$55 - $80

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