There are 7 ways to get from Normandy to Marseille by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train, plane or subway

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

Train  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Vauxhall
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marseille St Charles Eil

252€ - 431€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Guildford to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles

47€ - 79€

5 alternative options

Drive, car ferry  •  13h 31m

  1. Drive from Normandy to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Marseille

135€ - 258€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11h 43m

  1. Drive from Normandy to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Marseille

301€ - 368€

Fly from London Heathrow  •  6h 1m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Marseille (MRS) LHR - MRS

83€ - 267€

Train to London Gatwick, fly  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Marseille (MRS) LGW - MRS

62€ - 227€

Train, subway to London Stansted, fly  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the train from Guildford to London Waterloo
  2. Take the subway from Green Park station to Tottenham Hale station
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Marseille (MRS) STN - MRS

73€ - 260€

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The cheapest way to get from Normandy to Marseille is to bus which costs £40 - £70 and takes 23h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Normandy to Marseille is to fly which costs £70 - £230 and takes 6h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Normandy to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Normandy, Glaziers Lane and arriving at Marseille, Marseille St. Charles via Friary Bus Station, Guildford, London - Victoria Coach Station and Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 44m.

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The distance between Normandy and Marseille is 995 km.

The best way to get from Normandy to Marseille without a car is to train which takes 9h 23m and costs £210 - £370.

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It takes approximately 9h 23m to get from Normandy to Marseille, including transfers.

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Normandy to Marseille bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Guildford station.

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The best way to get from Normandy to Marseille is to train which takes 9h 23m and costs £210 - £370. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £40 - £70 and takes 23h 44m, you could also fly, which costs £70 - £230 and takes 6h 1m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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Normandy to Marseille bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Marseille, Marseille St. Charles station.

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Map of how to get from Normandy to Marseille.
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  • Distance: 995 km
  • Duration: 9h 23m

What companies run services between Normandy, Surrey, England and Marseille, France?

You can take a train from Normandy to Marseille via Friary Bus Station, Guildford, Vauxhall, Vauxhall station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 9h 23m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Normandy to Marseille via Friary Bus Station, Guildford, London Victoria Coach Station, London - Victoria Coach Station, and Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine in around 23h 44m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 480€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 250€
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille via Bologna
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
29€ - 250€
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
29€ - 250€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 480€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 320€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 850€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 750€
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Guildford to Vauxhall
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
14€ - 30€
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
14€ - 19€
Anytime Day 1st Class
25€ - 30€
Train from Guildford to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 30€
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
15€ - 20€
Anytime Day 1st Class
25€ - 30€
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
230€ - 390€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
340€ - 390€
Standard
230€ - 290€
Standard Premier
290€ - 370€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
153€
Website
Eurotunnel
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Guildford to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 23€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
9€ - 14€
Advanced Single
10€ - 15€
Anytime Day Single
12€ - 23€
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Guildford to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
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National Express
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 London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 27€
Website
Blablabus
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 70€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
23€ - 30€
Reclining Seat
29€
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
14€
2-bed inside cabin
50€ - 70€

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Marseille is 1h ahead of Normandy. It is currently 4:07 PM in Normandy and 5:07 PM in Marseille.

Lufthansa, British Airways, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 1793+ hotels available in Marseille. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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