If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.
When it comes to relatively long journeys like between Lille and Marseille, you can can consider taking a high-speed train or a plane to cut your journey's duration.
Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Lille to Marseille?
The trains to Marseille leave Lille from Lille Europe or Lille Flandres and arrive in Marseille Blancarde, Marseille Saint-Charles or Picon-Busserine (Marseille).
How many train connections are there from Lille to Marseille every day?
45 connections are available every day to travel from Lille to Marseille by train. Please know that there are 38 routes which include at least one change versus only 7 routes which are direct lines. Consequently, please notice that even if the trip is longer, a ticket with one change is sometimes much more efficient especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last moment. We strongly recommend you to select a ticket for a direct line if you prefer not to change trains.
How long does it take from Lille to Marseille and when do the trains leave?
With the fastest connections you will be in Marseille in 4 hours and 59 minutes, but on average it takes 5 hours and 29 minutes. The first train headed to Marseille is at 05:05, while the last one leaves Lille at 07:05.