Directions from Nantes to Marseille

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

Fly to Marseille  •  3 h

  1. NTE - MRS

$48 - $245

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus / ...

$36 - $84

5 alternative options

Fly to Nice, bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. NTE - NCE

$59 - $282

Train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Tgv

$210 - $240

Bus, train  •  17 h 14 min

$91 - $125

Rideshare  •  11 h 19 min

  1. 616.7 miles

$73

Drive  •  9 h 1 min

  1. 616.7 miles

$130 - $200

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

Hop!, Ryanair and Air France fly from Nantes to Marseille every 4 hours. Alternatively, TGV operates a train from Nantes to Marseille once daily. Tickets cost $210 - $240 and the journey takes 6 h 19 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nantes to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Marseille via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $450
Flights from Nantes to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Nantes to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Marseille via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $450
Flights from Nantes to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nantes to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Flights from Nantes to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Nantes to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Nantes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $240
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$210 - $240
1st Class
$280 - $420
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon Centre to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Nantes to Bordeaux City Center
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bordeaux City Center to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
Ouibus
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Nice Aéroport - Terminal 1 to Marseille - Gare Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Nantes to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
isilines.com
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Avignon - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
isilines.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Nantes to Marseille
Ave. Duration
11 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$73
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nantes and Marseille is 696 km. The road distance is 987 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nantes to Marseille is to bus which costs 30€ - 75€ and takes 14 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Nantes to Marseille is to fly which takes 3 h and costs 40€ - 210€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nantes and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Nantes to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Foch-Cathédrale and arriving at Marseille - St-Charles Bus station via Nantes and Bordeaux City Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 3 h to get from Nantes to Marseille, including transfers.