Tourism and Travel

Tourism

The Marseilles Convention and Visitors Bureau is located at 11, La Canebière, close to the Vieux Port. In its website you can find a wide variety of information and tourism suggestions such as walking tours, entertainment, events, visits, maps and guides among others.

Website:  http://www.marseille-tourisme.com

Instagram: @choosemarseille

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/choosemarseille/

Travel

Air
Marseille Provence airport
Passenger information T: + 33 (0)820 811 414 – Fax: + 33 (0)4 42 14 27 24 – www.marseille-airport.com/

3rd provincial airport with over 8.2 million passengers in 2014. Over 100 direct destinations and regular flights (number of direct destinations doubled in 5 years). It has two air terminals:

  • mp1: premium air terminal for traditional airlines with a high level of service (VIP reception, lounges, queue jumps, services for groups, information: centre_affaires@mrs.aero)
  • mp²: Europe’s first low-cost air terminal dedicated to low-cost flights- www.mp2.aeroport.fr

116 direct airlines operated by 31 airlines and connecting 25 countries including:

  • 20 daily flights Paris/Marseille (flight length: 1h15)
  • 40 regular low-cost destinations in France, Europe and Morocco
  • 8 long-haul destinations in Canada, the Middle East, the Indian Ocean, Africa …

Connections between Marseille city centre / Airport :
Marseille to the airport
Departure from St Charles railway station – Tel: + 33 (0)4 91 50 59 34
Shuttle service every 20 minutes from 4.30 to 23.30
Fare : www.navettemarseilleaeroport.com/

From the airport to Marseille – Tel: + 33 (0)4 42 14 31 27

Shuttle service every 15 minutes from 4.10 to 0.10

After 0.10, additional coach services are organized accorded to scheduled flight arrivals.

Journey time: 25 minutes – direct by motorway –

Taxi service :

24h/24 – Tel: + 33 (0)6 25 23 13 19/(0)4 42 14 24 44 – fax : + 33 (0)4 42 88 04 77

www.taxis-aeroport.com

Between the airport and the city centre, the fare is about 50€ in the daytime and about 60€ at night.

(Night fare is from 19.00 to 7.00 and sundays and holidays from 00.00 to midnight)

Sea

Port Autonome

23, Place de la Joliette – BP 1965  13002

T: + 33 (0)4 91 39 40 00   Fax: + 33 (0)4 91 39 57 00 – www.marseille-port.fr

First in France and in the  Méditerranean, third oil port in the world

  • 200 regular sea links
  • 100 million de tons of annual traffic
  • 1 315 000  cruisers in 2014

Yachting harbours with large capacity: 13 harbours with a capacity of more than 6500 berths.

Harbour Office of the Old Port (24h/24, 7j/7)

Quai Marcel Pagnol T. + 33 (0)4 91 73 93 63

www.marseille-provence.com

Shipping company

La Méridionale – www.lameridionale.fr

Corsica Linéa – www.corsicalinea.com

Train – Saint-Charles railway station

Direct access to the metro 1 et 2, bus n°49
Passenger information Tel: 3635
Information for groups Tel: 0 810 879 479

A railroad system in high evolution, with 200 daily trains.
The new Mediterranean high speed train (TGV) : Marseille – Paris in 3 hours

17 TGV Méditerranée Paris/Marseille per day (3 hours)
Links between the main railway stations of Europe and Marseille

SNCF – www.sncf.com
OUIGO between Paris and Marseille via Lyon (low prices) – www.ouigo.com


Road

Coach station 3 rue Honnorat – 13003 (near the railway station Saint-Charles)
Tél: 0891 024 025  www.lepilote.com

A dense motorway system : 3 highways (East / North / Coastline) connecting Spain, Italy, and Northern Europe come together at Marseille. The city is less than one hour away from Camargue, the heart of Provence and two hours from the French Riviera.

Nord A51 (A7) (towards the airport, Aix, Lyon)
Access: St Charles railway station, Porte d’Aix
Littoral A55 (towards the airport, Aix, Fos, Lyon, Montpellier, Barcelona)
Access: Joliette, Old Port
Est A50 ( towards Cassis, Toulon, Nice, Genova)
Access: Avenue de Toulon, Bd Rabatau

Tunnels :

Prado-Carénage tunnel :
Connects the South of the city and the East highway to the center and the North of the city via  the Old Port Tunnel and the West Coast highway.
The rate : 2,80€

Prado Sud Tunnel :
Connects, in the North, the Prado Carénage Tunnel, the highway A50 and the districts of Menpenti, Castellane, Timone ; The 2nd Prado and the boulevard Michelet, in the South.
The Rate : 1,70€
Prado Sud Tunnel + Prado Carénage Tunnel : 4,50€

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