If there are changes in your route, make sure you always have enough time to walk from one platform to the other and never forget the possibility of delay that could make you miss the second train.
For short distances like between Lyon and Marseille, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
What are the departure and arrival stations in Lyon and Marseille?
You can take the train to Marseille at Lyon Part Dieu or Lyon Perrache, which arrives at Marseille Saint-Charles, Vitrolles Aéroport MP, Saint-Joseph Le Castellas, Marseille Blancarde or Picon Busserine.
What time do the trains to Marseille leave and how long is the journey?
While the first train to Marseille leaves at 07:12, the last one is scheduled for 18:12. The average duration of the journey is of 3 hours and 2 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Marseille in 2 hours and 30 minutes.