SNCFOUIGOEurostar
Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 53m
Trains per day17
Fare range€10.00 - €115.00
Distance278km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at06:12
Last train departs at20:14
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 30m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationMarseille
Destination StationLyon

Marseille to Lyon train times

Check out the next trains departing from Marseille to Lyon for Tuesday 23rd Oct 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
12:12
13:54
Marseille
Lyon
1h 42m
Direct
12:42
14:31
Marseille
Lyon
1h 49m
Direct
13:46
15:28
Marseille
Lyon
1h 42m
Direct
14:05
15:35
Marseille
Lyon
1h 30m
Direct
14:09
15:54
Marseille
Lyon
1h 45m
Direct

SNCF, TGV, OUIGO and TGV Lyria trains from Marseille to Lyon

You can travel from Marseille to Lyon on SNCF, TGV, OUIGO and TGV Lyria trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Marseille to Lyon, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

SNCF, TGV, OUIGO and TGV Lyria trains from Marseille to Lyon

You can travel from Marseille to Lyon on SNCF, TGV, OUIGO and TGV Lyria trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Marseille to Lyon, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

SNCF, TGV, OUIGO and TGV Lyria trains from Marseille to Lyon

You can travel from Marseille to Lyon on SNCF, TGV, OUIGO and TGV Lyria trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Marseille to Lyon, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

SNCF, TGV, OUIGO and TGV Lyria trains from Marseille to Lyon

You can travel from Marseille to Lyon on SNCF, TGV, OUIGO and TGV Lyria trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Marseille to Lyon, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

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SNCF TGV

SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).

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SNCF TGV

TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 320 km/h. All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and removable shelves. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with more flexible train tickets and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.

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OUIGO Train

OUIGO is the low-cost TGV service of SNCF. OUIGO trains have a unique comfort class, equivalent to the Second Class of a classic TGV. OUIGO tickets are only available on the internet. You also have the option to add features, such as a power socket instead, the layout of your seat in a space called tranquillity or the addition of additional luggage.

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TGV Lyria Train

TGV Lyria links France to Switzerland and can travel at a maximum speed of 320 km/h. Resulting from the collaboration between SNCF and SBB, TGV Lyria has three comfort classes on all trains. Standard (equivalent to the Second Class TGV, with comfortable seats), Standard 1ère (with more legroom and access to the SNCF show Grand Voyageur at the Gare de Lyon in Paris) and Business 1ère (available all week except Saturday, on some lines only).

Everything you need to know about your train journey

Information included in this video is correct as of 10/12/16

Marseille to Lyon train prices

Train tickets from Marseille to Lyon start at €10.00 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Marseille to Lyon start at €43.57 when you book at least 28 days in advance.* Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€43.57
14 days
in advance
€49.19
Avg. single price
On the day
€59.50
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from Marseille to Lyon by train?

The average journey time between Marseille and Lyon is 1 hour and 53 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 30 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 19 trains per day travelling from Marseille to Lyon. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Marseille to Lyon?

The first train from Marseille to Lyon departs at 06:12. The last train from Marseille to Lyon departs at 20:14. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Marseille and Lyon?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Marseille to Lyon without having to change trains. There are 17 direct trains from Marseille to Lyon. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Marseille?

By train, of course. See trains from Lyon to Marseille.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Marseille to Lyon for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/10/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 18/07/2018 for travel on 18/07/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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