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Trip Summary

There are 2 daily trains from Karlstein am Main to Marseille. Traveling by train from Karlstein am Main to Marseille usually takes around 9 hours, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 8 hours and 28 minutes.

Distance498 mi (801 km)
Fastest train8h 0m
Lowest price£129.06
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Karlstein am Main to Marseille during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Karlstein am Main to Marseille?

The distance between Karlstein am Main and Marseille is approximately 498 miles, or 801 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 28 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Karlstein am Main to Marseille are the most crowded on Tuesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Karlstein am Main at 12:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 13:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Karlstein am Main to Marseille?

Trains leave the station in Karlstein am Main twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Marseille to Karlstein am Main.

Which train should you take from Karlstein am Main to Marseille?

Deutsche Bahn is the one and only train line which connects Karlstein am Main, Bavaria to Marseille,, The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn28h 42m£129.06

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Karlstein am Main to Marseille start from £129, and on average cost £129. Daily there are 2 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Marseille. Deutsche Bahn in Karlstein am Main leaves from Dettingen(Main), And in Marseille trains arrive at Marseille-St-Charles,

From Karlstein am Main to Marseille train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 8 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to get to Marseille faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £129 for a one-way train ticket to Marseille.

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