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Marseille to Avignon by train
Trains per day74
Avg. journey time34m
Travelling from Marseille to Avignon by train
Fast trains from Marseille to Avignon take around 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 84 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Marseille and Avignon.
1. Are there direct trains from Marseille to Avignon?
Direct trains from Marseille to Avignon have been found.
We usually find around 77 direct trains on the route from Marseille to Avignon every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 66 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Marseille to Avignon?
The Marseille to Avignon train travel time is normally about 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Marseille to Avignon train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Avignon is usually scheduled to depart Marseille around 05:14 and the last train is around 20:14. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Marseille around 06:06, and the last at 20:14.
What's the Marseille to Avignon train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Marseille to Avignon are $14.00.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $26, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Marseille to Avignon train tickets?
Trains in France usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Marseille to Avignon by train.
Which train companies operate between Marseille and Avignon?
More than one train company operates on the route from Marseille to Avignon, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Train Express Regional
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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It is very easy to travel by train from Marseille to Avignon. This is a journey which is full of interest. The direct trains head north through Marseille’s suburbs, skirting the city’s airport and then running around the northern edge of the saline lake known as the Étang de Berre. Many trains then travel via Arles, others via Salon-de-Provence, to reach Avignon.
If you are in a rush to reach Avignon, there is an alternative to this scenic but slow journey. Fast TGV trains speed from Marseille to the out-of-town TGV station near Avignon in just 30 minutes. This station is called Avignon TGV. From there, you can take a shuttle train to Avignon Centre.
Marseille to Avignon Centre
The trains on the Marseille to Avignon Centre route are TER services. TER stands for transport express régional. These trains leave from Marseille-St-Charles and arrive in Avignon at the city centre station called Avignon Centre (this is not the TGV station which is some distance outside the city). Avignon Centre station lies right by the ancient city walls.
The fastest services make just three intermediate stops on the journey from Marseille to Avignon. Slower services make a dozen or more stops.
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