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There are 3 ways to get from Saint-Étienne to Marseille Airport (MRS) by train, plane or car

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Train to Lyon, fly  •  3h 15m

  1. Take the train from St Etienne Chateaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Marseille (MRS) LYS - MRS

€83 - €228

2 alternative options

Train, train to Geneva, fly  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the train from St Etienne Chateaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
  3. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Marseille (MRS) GVA - MRS

€95 - €336

Drive  •  3h 6m

  1. Drive from Saint-Étienne to Marseille Airport (MRS) 313.1 km

€30 - €50

Saint-Étienne → Marseille Airport (MRS)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Marseille Airport (MRS) is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Marseille Airport (MRS) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Marseille Airport (MRS) is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Saint-Étienne to Marseille Airport (MRS) is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 3h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Saint-Étienne to Marseille Airport (MRS) is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 3h 6m.

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The distance between Saint-Étienne and Marseille Airport (MRS) is 231 km. The road distance is 313.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3h 15m to get from Saint-Étienne to Marseille Airport (MRS), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint-Étienne to Marseille Airport (MRS) is 313 km. It takes approximately 3h 6m to drive from Saint-Étienne to Marseille Airport (MRS).

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Corsairfly and Air France offer flights from Lyon Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 332+ hotels available in Marseille Airport (MRS). Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Saint-Étienne to Marseille Airport (MRS).
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  • Distance: 231.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 15m

What companies run services between Saint-Étienne, France and Marseille Airport (MRS), France?

There is no direct connection from Saint-Étienne to Marseille Airport (MRS). However, you can take the train to Lyon Part Dieu, take the walk to Lyon Gare de Lyon-Part-Dieu, take the Rhonexpress to Lyon Airport, take the walk to Lyon airport, then fly to Marseille. Alternatively, you can take the train to Lyon Part Dieu, take the train to Genève, take the train to Genève-Aéroport, take the walk to Geneva airport, then fly to Marseille.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €250
Corsairfly
Website
corsair.com
Flights from Lyon to Marseille
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€190 - €360
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €260
Train operators
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 St Etienne Chateaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€8 - €13
Rail 1st Class
€15 - €23
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€20 - €29
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €45
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 Saint-Étienne Châteaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€22 - €40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 St Etienne Chateaucreux to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€20 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€26 - €31
1st Class
€20 - €24
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€35 - €45

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