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There are 8 ways to get from Vienna to Marseille by plane, train, bus, night train 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 Vienna to Marseille  •  6h 9m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Marseille (MRS) VIE - MRS

94€ - 226€

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Bus  •  21h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Central Station to Munich central bus station 036
  2. Take the bus from Munich central bus station to Marseille N728

66€ - 85€

6 alternative options

Fly Vienna to Nice, train  •  8h 5m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Nice (NCE) VIE - NCE
  2. Take the train from Cannes to Marseille St Charles

141€ - 373€

Train to Graz, fly to Marseille  •  9h 11m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
  2. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Marseille (MRS) GRZ - MRS

257€ - 589€

Train  •  15h 51m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Rjx / ...
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Paris l'Est Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Marseille St Charles Tgv

263€ - 430€

Bus via Genoa  •  22h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Padua, Autostaz. VIALE della Pace
  2. Take the bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
  3. Take the bus from Genova to Marseille

Night train, train  •  22h 11m

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Milano P.Garibaldi Nj
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville Ec
  3. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille St Charles Tgv / ...

150€ - 240€

Drive  •  12h 47m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Marseille 1361.3 km

150€ - 220€

Vienna to Marseille by train

The train journey time between Vienna and Marseille is around 19h 34m and covers a distance of around 2042 km. The fastest train normally takes 17h 44m. Operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), RegioJet, Hungarian Railways (MÁV) and others, the Vienna to Marseille train service departs from Wien Hbf and arrives in Marseille St Charles. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
19h 34m
Fastest train time:
17h 44m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
107 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
16:30
Last train departs at:
23:27

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vienna to Marseille train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into France from Austria

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Conditions of entry into France from Austria

  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Austria
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from Austria

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Austria.

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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Marseille is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Marseille is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Marseille is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Austria from France.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Marseille is to bus which costs 65€ - 85€ and takes 21h 30m.

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The fastest way to get from Vienna to Marseille is to fly which takes 6h 9m and costs 90€ - 230€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna station to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Vienna Central Station and arriving at Marseille via Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Marseille St Charles via Salzburg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, Paris Nord and Paris Gare De Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 51m.

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The distance between Vienna and Marseille is 1011 km. The road distance is 1361.3 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Marseille without a car is to train which takes 15h 51m and costs 260€ - 430€.

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It takes approximately 6h 9m to get from Vienna to Marseille, including transfers.

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Vienna to Marseille bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna Central Station.

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Vienna to Marseille train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Marseille is to fly which takes 6h 9m and costs 90€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 260€ - 430€ and takes 15h 51m, you could also bus, which costs 65€ - 85€ and takes 21h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Marseille.
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  • Distance: 1011.2 km
  • Duration: 6h 9m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Marseille, France?

Lufthansa, Swiss and 14 other airlines fly from Vienna to Marseille hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vienna to Marseille via Salzburg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, Paris l'Est, Paris Nord, and Paris Gare De Lyon in around 15h 51m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 390€
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 390€
Flights from Vienna to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 600€
Flights from Graz to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Flights from Graz to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 390€
Flights from Vienna to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 430€
Flights from Graz to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Graz to Marseille via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 600€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
21€ - 85€
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday
Estimated price
21€ - 85€
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
21€ - 85€
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
21€ - 85€
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
21€ - 85€
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
21€ - 85€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 460€
Flights from Vienna to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 440€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 320€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 500€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 250€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 210€
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Tunis
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 360€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 320€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 250€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Vienna to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
320€ - 750€
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Graz to Marseille via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 440€
Train operators
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 Cannes to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Paris l'Est
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120€ - 170€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
120€ - 140€
1st Class
140€ - 170€
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
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 Cannes to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 50€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
23€ - 35€
Rail 1st Class
30€ - 50€
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
27€ - 40€
Rail 1st Class
35€ - 55€
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 Cannes to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 100€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Nice-Ville to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 16€
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
9€ - 12€
Business
13€ - 16€
1st Class
13€ - 16€
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
9€ - 17€
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 12€
1st Class
13€ - 17€
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Railjet
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
Railjet
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Railjet
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Salzburg, Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 28€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
18€ - 28€
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Milano P.Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
12h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
Nightjet
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
Thello
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Central Station to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich central bus station to Marseille
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Padua, Autostaz. VIALE della Pace
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
RegioJet
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Website
Baltour
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Genova to Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord

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There is no direct flight from Vienna Airport to Marseille Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 30m and has one stopover.

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Vienna to Marseille bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Marseille station.

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Vienna to Marseille train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Marseille St Charles station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Marseille is 1361 km. It takes approximately 12h 47m to drive from Vienna to Marseille.

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KLM, Austrian Airlines, Swiss and seven other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Marseille Airport.

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Book your Vienna to Marseille bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 295+ hotels available in Marseille. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to line 9011 train which takes 16 min and costs 12€.

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