There are 5 ways to get from Nantes to Marseille by plane, train, 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.

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Fly  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Marseille (MRS) NTE - MRS

$48 - $246

4 alternative options

Train TGV  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$210 - $240

Train SNCF  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Nantes to Bordeaux-St-Jean Ic
  2. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Marseille-St-Charles Ic

$145 - $207

Rideshare  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Nantes to Marseille 616.7 miles

$73

Drive  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Nantes to Marseille 616.7 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Nantes to Marseille is to rideshare which costs 62€ and takes 11 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nantes to Marseille is to fly which costs 40€ - 210€ and takes 3 h 7 min.

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

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The distance between Nantes and Marseille is 696 km. The road distance is 986.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nantes to Marseille without a car is to train which takes 6 h 19 min and costs 180€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to get from Nantes to Marseille, including transfers.

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Nantes to Marseille train services, operated by TGV, depart from Nantes station.

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The best way to get from Nantes to Marseille is to fly which takes 3 h 7 min and costs 40€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 180€ - 200€ and takes 6 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Nantes Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Nantes to Marseille train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Marseille-St-Charles station.

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Map of how to get from Nantes to Marseille.
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  • Distance: 434.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 7 min

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 6 times a week. Tickets cost $210 - $240 and the journey takes 6 h 19 min.

Airlines
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
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
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
sncf.com
Train from Nantes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $240
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$210 - $240
1st Class
$280 - $420
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Nantes to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $210
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
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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