Despite being extremely cheap, the bus is also very slow and getting from Bordeaux to Marseille by bus will take you a while. You could consider travelling by plane, getting low-cost tickets if you can book in advance.
Travelling by bus to Marseille from Bordeaux: how many daily connections are there?
If you want to travel from Bordeaux to Marseille by bus, there are 3 available connections per day. Please be aware that among these connections there are 2 direct lines versus 1 routes which have at least one change. Thus, if you do not want to change buses, it is highly advocated to choose an offer with a direct route. Yet, choosing a trip including a change is sometimes more efficient although it is longer especially if there are too few connections and if you look for a ticket at the last minute.
What time are the buses to Marseille?
While the first bus leaves at 04:12, the last one leaves Bordeaux at 20:12. The duration of the journey is on average 9 hours and 15 minutes, but it can take you only 8 hours and 25 minutes with the fastest connections.
By bus from Bordeaux to Marseille: which companies offer the service?
There are many companies cooperating with virail, among which also FlixBus with buses to Marseille.
Flixbus is undoubtedly one of the youngest and most famous bus companies in whole Europe. With more than 40 millions passengers only in 2017, Flixbus offers national and international bus connections, also with night buses.