There are 8 ways to get from Rotterdam to Marseille by train, night bus, bus, car or plane

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  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Marseille-St-Charles Thalys

$320 - $390

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  17 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station

$45 - $110

6 alternative options

Night bus, train  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Lille N803 / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$195 - $235

Bus Eurolines FR  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Marseille

$120 - $180

Drive  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Marseille 734.7 miles

$170 - $260

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Marseille (MRS) AMS - MRS

$62 - $284

Train to Brussels, fly  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Marseille (MRS) BRU - MRS

$102 - $305

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Marseille (MRS) LIL - MRS

$127 - $429

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Marseille is to bus which costs 35€ - 95€ and takes 17 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Marseille is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 250€ and takes 4 h 41 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Marseille is 961 km. The road distance is 1175.6 km.

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The train from Rotterdam Centraal to Marseille-St-Charles takes 6 h 15 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotterdam and arriving at Marseille. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles. Services depart once a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Marseille, France?

Thalys operates a train from Rotterdam to Marseille once a week. Tickets cost $320 - $390 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Marseille via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Lille in around 17 h 22 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$320 - $390
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$320 - $390
1st Class
$410 - $600
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $210
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$180 - $210
1st Class
$240 - $360
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
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Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Rotterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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