Marseille Saint Charles Train Station

Marseille Saint Charles Train Station is a train station located in Marseille. Keep in mind that some larger cities can have more than one station.

Getting there

Station / Airport guide

Marseille Saint Charles is the main railway station of the city of Marseille, France second biggest city. The Marseille Saint Charles railway station is located on Square Narvik, in the heart of Marseille.

The railway station is the terminus of the Paris-Marseille route. Most regional trains to the Province region depart from Marseille Saint Charles railway station. Thanks to the high speed line, TGV now reaches Marseille Saint Charles in approximately 3 hours from Paris, the capital city of France. The railway station is served by the Saint Charles Metro.

One striking fact about the railway station is that is found on top of a small hill. To access the railway station, there is a monumental set of stairs, which can be quite impressive. But of course there are lifts which are quite useful when accompanied with children, for elderly persons and for disabled persons. There is an information desk which is managed by the SNCF railway staff in the station. Other facilities in the Marseille Saint Charles station include a post office, luggage storage, public toilets, ATMs, public telephones, etc.

Trains operating in and from this station:
High speed trains (TGV), Regional trains (TER), Intercity trains (Téoz)
SNCF rail agents, Lost and found, Luggage storage, Bank and Currency Exchange, Lockers, Police office and SOS Voyageurs, Travellers’ Aid facility, Air-conditioned waiting room, Tourist Information Point, Assistance for disabled persons, Car Parking, Toilets, Wi-Fi Internet, ATM and Phone cabins.

Transportation and connections

Local trains & subway: The metro lines 1 and 2 operate from 5h00 to 21h00 weekdays and until 00h30 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Buses: City buses takes to Bougainville, Castellane (line 42), the Vieux Port, la Canebière (line 49).
Taxis: There is a drop-off point outside the station at Square Navik, and a pick-up point at Level 1 of the station.
Airport: A shuttle bus runs every 20 minutes between the airport and Marseille Saint-Charles rail station by the Square Navik beside the Taxi stand.

Station map

Station location

Address: Square Narvik 12232 Marseille cedex 1