There are 8 ways to get from Zürich to Marseille by plane, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Zurich to Marseille  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Marseille (MRS) ZRH - MRS

$84 - $313

Cheapest option

Bus via Lyon - Perrache Bus station  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Geneva - Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station

$27 - $54

6 alternative options

Fly Zurich to Nice, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nice (NCE) ZRH - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station

$70 - $259

Train, train to Strasbourg, fly to Marseille  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Marseille (MRS) SXB - MRS

$114 - $510

Train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$173 - $217

Train via Geneve  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Genève 1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv

$175 - $255

Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Turin, Torino 470
  2. Take the bus from Turin, Torino to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles 404

$52 - $90

Drive  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Marseille 461.2 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Marseille is to bus which costs SFr 26 - SFr 55 and takes 10 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Marseille is to fly which costs SFr 80 - SFr 320 and takes 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Marseille is 516 km. The road distance is 737.9 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Zürich to Marseille, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Marseille station. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Marseille - St-Charles Bus station via Geneva - Bus station and Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Marseille-St-Charles via Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Marseille, France?

Swiss and Lufthansa fly from Zürich to Marseille 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Marseille via Basel SBB in around 7 h 11 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $650
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$40 - $41
Train from Basel SBB to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$190 - $280
Train from Geneve to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Zurich to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin, Torino to Marseille, Marseille St. Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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