Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 55m
Trains per day17
Fare range€10-€110
Distance278km
Train operatorsALSA, flixbus, idbus, Ouigo, TGV Lyria
First & last trains
First train departs at06:09
Last train departs at20:11
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 34m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationMarseille
Destination StationLyon

Train times for Tue 19 Dec

12:10
13:54
Marseille
Lyon
1h 44mDirect
12:38
14:31
Marseille
Lyon
1h 53mDirect
13:46
15:29
Marseille
Lyon
1h 43mDirect
14:00
15:34
Marseille
Lyon
1h 34mDirect
14:08
15:54
Marseille
Lyon
1h 46mDirect

Everything you need to know about your train journey

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

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Marseille to Lyon start at €45.75 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€45.75
14 days
in advance
€45.90
Avg. single price
On the day
€56.32
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Marseille to Lyon?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Marseille to Lyon is €10. To buy train tickets from Marseille to Lyon for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 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.

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 55 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 34 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 06:09. The last train from Marseille to Lyon departs at 20:11. 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 19/12/2017. 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 08/09/2017 for travel on 08/09/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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