If you don't feel like spending many hours in a train, you can consider travelling by plane. Especially if you have the possibility to book in advance, flying to Marseille can be definitely cheap.
Which stations are served by the trains travelling from Nantes to Marseille?
Trains leave Nantes from NANTES and arrive at ST JOSEPH LE-CASTELLAS or MARSEILLE ST CHARLES.
Travelling by train to Marseille from Nantes: how many daily connections are there?
If you want to travel from Nantes to Marseille by train, there are 39 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 37 routes, include one or many changes and the rest, that is to say 2 routes, are direct lines. Thus, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Marseille at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer. Despite that, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change
What time do the trains to Marseille leave and how long is the journey?
The first train to Marseille leaves at 04:11, whereas the last one at 12:11. On average, the journey lasts 7 hours and 12 minutes, but with the fastest connections you will be in Marseille in 6 hours and 8 minutes.