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Route overview
Avg. journey time3h 41m
Trains per day15
Fare range€9.00 - €42.00
Distance160km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at05:22
Last train departs at20:05
Fastest journey
Fastest route2h 35m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationNice
Destination StationMarseille

Nice to Marseille train times

Check out the next trains departing from Nice to Marseille for Tuesday 22nd Jan 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:57
13:32
Nice
Marseille
2h 35m
Direct
11:23
14:01
Nice
Marseille
2h 38m
Direct
14:23
17:02
Nice
Marseille
2h 39m
Direct
14:57
17:34
Nice
Marseille
2h 37m
Direct
15:12
18:03
Nice
Marseille
2h 51m
Direct

SNCF, TGV and Thello trains from Nice to Marseille

You can travel from Nice to Marseille on SNCF, TGV and 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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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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Thello train

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.

Everything you need to know about your train journey

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

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

The average journey time between Nice and Marseille is 3 hours and 41 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 35 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 17 trains per day travelling from Nice to Marseille. 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 Nice to Marseille?

The first train from Nice to Marseille departs at 05:22. The last train from Nice to Marseille departs at 20:05. 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 Nice and Marseille?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Nice to Marseille without having to change trains. There are 15 direct trains from Nice to Marseille. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Marseille to Nice. If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Nice to Marseille.
*Average savings on fares booked prior to day of travel vs full price fares on day of travel in France. Subject to availability. Excludes coach. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Nice to Marseille for a typical week day using timetable data for 22/01/2019. 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 18/10/2018 for travel on 18/10/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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