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Milan to Marseille by train

It takes an average of 11h 08m to travel from Milan to Marseille by train, over a distance of around 241 miles (388 km). There are normally 11 trains per day travelling from Milan to Marseille and tickets for this journey start from €27 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 7h 21m
Price€27 - €349
Distance241 miles (388 km)
Frequency11 trains per day
Departure stationMilan
Arrival stationMarseille
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsunion_ivkoni

Milan to Marseille train times

Check out the next trains departing from Milan to Marseille for Tuesday 14th Jul 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:10 14:58 7h 48m, 1 change
07:32 17:01 9h 29m, 3 changes
08:20 18:23 10h 03m, 2 changes
09:10 18:27 9h 17m, 2 changes
11:10 18:31 7h 21m, direct
11:20 21:49 10h 29m, 3 changes
15:10 23:01 7h 51m, 1 change
20:05 09:01 12h 56m, 2 changes
21:10 12:31 15h 21m, 3 changes
21:25 13:23 15h 58m, 4 changes

Thello trains from Milan to Marseille

You can travel from Milan to Marseille on Thello trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

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Thello, part of the Trenitalia Group, is an international railway service that connects France and Italy. Thello trains provide direct connections between Paris and Venice via Dijon, and Marseille and Milan via Nice. Trains between Paris and Venice are night/sleeper trains with three service levels. Choose either Standard shared berth compartments (4-6 berth), a standard bed cabin (1-3 people) which includes a welcome drink, breakfast, bed furnishings and a toiletry set, or treat yourself to a premium cabin (1-2 people) which feature a private bathroom with sink, shower and WC. Trains between Marseille and Milan offer Standard Class seating, as well as First Class, which has wider reclining seats for extra comfort.

Cheap train tickets from Milan to Marseille

Train tickets from Milan to Marseille start at €27 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €109.71.
lowest price found
from27
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price102.45
on the day
avg. single price109.71

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Milan to Marseille by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Milan to Marseille? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Milan to Marseille take?

The average journey time by train between Milan and Marseille is 11 hours and 8 minutes, with around 11 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Milan and Marseille by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Milan to Marseille is 7 hours and 21 minutes.

How much does the train from Milan to Marseille cost?

Train tickets from Milan to Marseille can start from as little as €27 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Milan to Marseille?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Milan to Marseille without having to change trains. There are 1 direct train from Milan to Marseille. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Milan to Marseille leave?

The first train from Milan to Marseille leaves at 07:10. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Milan to Marseille leave?

The last train from Milan to Marseille leaves at 21:28. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Milan and Marseille by train?

Trains travelling from Milan to Marseille cover a distance of around 241 miles (388 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Marseille to Milan. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Milan 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 Milan to Marseille for a typical week day using timetable data for 14/07/2020. 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 29/06/2020 for travel on 14/11/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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