Caen to Marseille by train

  • First train
    05:05
  • Last train
    18:53
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    6hr
  • Distance
    788 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    16
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr
  • Train operators

Travelling from Caen to Marseille by train

Fast trains from Caen to Marseille take around 6 hours, covering a distance of approximately 788 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Caen and Marseille.

1. Are there direct trains from Caen to Marseille?

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

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Caen to Marseille every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

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

The Caen to Marseille train travel time is normally about 6 hours, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Marseille is usually scheduled to depart Caen around 05:05 and the last train is around 18:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Caen around 06:06, and the last at 17:07.

When to book Caen to Marseille 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 Caen to Marseille by train.

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Which train companies operate between Caen and Marseille?

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

  • Corail
  • Intercites
  • Intercités
  • TGV
  • TNO
  • Train Express Regional
  • Train Nomad (TNO)

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.