Marseille Provence Airport
Marseille Provence is the airport located near the city of Marseille, in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône. It is the fifth French airport, as regards passenger traffic. It is located in Marignane, north of Marseille, from which it is about 25 kilometers.
At the airport, it is possible to spend a few hours among the boutiques and shops present. You can try typical products of Provence or take a look at the wide assortment at the Fnac; and, again, you can enjoy a gourmet break in one of the many restaurants.
From Marseille Provence, throughout the year, numerous flights depart daily to the main European destinations. In summer, there is a noticeable increase in air traffic, thanks to its proximity to the renowned seaside resorts.
Photo, 2011 Supporterhéninois
Below is the list of the main companies and direct connections * with the French Airport:
Aegean Airlines: Athens. Seasonal flights: Crete-Heraklion, Rhodes.
Aer Lingus, seasonal: Dublin.
Aigle Azur: Algiers, Annaba, Bejaia, Constantine, Dakar, Moscow-Domodedovo, Oran, Setif, Tlemcen. Seasonal flights: Beirut.
Air Algérie: Algiers, Annaba, Batna, Bejaia, Chlef, Constantine, Oran. Seasonal flights: Setif.
Air Austral: Saint-Denis de la Reunion.
Air Canada Rouge, seasonal: Montréal-Trudeau.
Air Corsica: Ajaccio, Bastia, Calvi, Figari.
Air France: Amsterdam, Paris – CDG, Paris – Orly. Seasonal: Amsterdam, Athens, Beirut, Ibiza, Stockholm-Arlanda.
Air Madagascar: Antananarivo.
Air Malta, seasonal: Malta.
Air Transat, seasonal: Montréal-Trudeau.
British Airways: London-Heathrow.
Brussels Airlines: Brussels.
EasyJet: Berlin-Schönefeld, Bordeaux, London – Gatwick, London-Luton, Venice. Seasonal flights: Bristol, Glasgow.
El Al: Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion.
HOP !: Bordeaux, Lyon, Lille, Nantes, Rennes, Strasbourg, Toulouse. Seasonal flights: Biarritz, Brest, Geneva.
Iberia: Madrid. Voli seasonal: Ibiza, Menorca.
KLM, seasonal: Amsterdam.
Korean Air, seasonal: Seaoul-Incheon.
Laudamotion, seasonal: Stuttgart.
Lufthansa: Frankfurt, Munich.
Mistral Air: Florence.
Norwegian Air Shuttle, seasonal: Copenhagen.
Pegasus Airlines: Istanbul-Sabiha Gökçen.
Royal Air Maroc: Casablanca, Marrakesh, Oujda, Rabat.
Ryanair: Agadir, Alicante, Brest, Bucharest, Budapest, Charleroi, Krakow, Edinburgh, Eindhoven, Fez, Lille, Lisbon, London – Stansted, Madrid, Malta, Manchester, Marrakesh, Nador, Nantes, Naples, Oujda, Palermo, Poitiers, Porto, Prague, Rabat, Rome – Fiumicino, Seville, Tangier, Tel Aviv-Ben Gurion. Seasonal flights: Bordeaux, Catania, Edinburgh, Essaouira, Faro, Frankfurt, Ibiza, Málaga, Palma de Mallorca, Tours, Zadar.
Scandinavian Airlines, seasonal: Copenhagen.
Swiss International: Zurich.
TAP Portugal: Lisbon.
Tassili Airlines: Algiers.
Travel Service, seasonal: Shannon.
TUIfly Belgium: Agadir. Seasonal flights: Marrakesh.
Tunisair: Djerba, Monastir, Tunis.
Turkish Airlines: Istanbul.
Twin Jet: Metz / Nancy, Milan-Malpensa, Pau.
Volotea Alicante, Strasbourg, Venice, Vienna. Seasonal flights: Biarritz, Caen, Corfu, Crete-Heraklion, Dubrovnik, Faro, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, Luxembourg, Menorca, Mykonos, Naples, Palma de Mallorca, Prague, Rennes, Rijeka, Santorini, Split.
Vueling: Algiers, Barcelona, Rome – Fiumicino. Seasonal flights: Málaga, Palma de Mallorca.
AIRPORT CONNECTION - CITY
Photo, 2009 Michiel1972
From the Marseille Provence Airport terminal, Hall1 area, a free shuttle, just 5 minutes, takes you to the train station Vitrolles. The latter is connected with Marseille and some important places in the South of France.
From here, take the train to the center of Marseille. The journey from Vitrolles Gare SCNF, in Marseille, lasts just over 15 minutes, depending on the stop; the cost is € 5.20 per single journey. The TER for Arles, takes just under 40 minutes; the whole ticket, modifiable, costs 12.80 € per adult. For Nimes it takes just over 70 minutes, with an adult ticket price of 18.70 €, while, for Montpellier, less than 2 hours without making changes. For the latter, the full ticket costs 26.70 €.
For the neighbor Aix En Provence, there is no direct connection. You must first reach the central station of Marseilles and, from here, by TGV you reach the destination. The journey takes just 12 minutes and the ticket from the airport costs 8.20 € per adult. More info on the official SCNF website, from this link.
Tickets can be purchased at automatic machines. SCNF manages the iron service.
* The list is subject to change. All links, updated, are available on the official website marseille.aeroport.fr/