Bilbao to Marseille by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 50m
  • Distance
    673 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    24hr 38m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Bilbao to Marseille by train

Fast trains from Bilbao to Marseille take around 14 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 673 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bilbao and Marseille.

1. Are there direct trains from Bilbao to Marseille?

Journeys between Bilbao and Marseille usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 2 departures on the route from Bilbao to Marseille every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 4 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bilbao to Marseille?

The Bilbao to Marseille train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bilbao to Marseille train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Marseille is usually scheduled to depart Bilbao around 06:30 and the last train is around 17:00. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Bilbao to Marseille train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 and a half 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 Bilbao to Marseille by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bilbao and Marseille?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bilbao to Marseille, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AVE
  • Alvia
  • FS100
  • Intercites
  • Intercités
  • TER
  • TGV
  • 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.