How to get from Marseille Airport to Aix en Provence
When travelling from Marseille Provence airport to the city of Aix en Provence, you have two transfer options, taxi or bus. Both modes of transport are direct and take around 30 minutes. Taking the airport shuttle bus will take 32 minutes in regular traffic and costs 8.30€ one-way. Taking a Marseille airport taxi is slightly quicker as it takes only 30 minutes to reach Aix en Provence, but costs 50€ in the day and 60€ at night.
Comparison of the options
| OPTION|| PRICE|| DURATION|| AVAILABILITY|
| Bus || €16.60|| 32min|| 05:35–00:25|
| Taxi || €50|| 30min|| 24/7|
How to get from Marseille airport to Aix en Provence by bus
Taking a bus from Marseille Provence (MRS) airport is the only form of public transportation to Aix en Provence. The airport shuttle bus runs every 30 minutes, costs just 8.30€ one-way and takes approximately 32 minutes to reach Aix en Provence, depending on traffic.
How much is the bus from Marseille airport to Aix en Provence?
A one-way bus ticket from Marseille Provence airport to Aix en Provence will cost you 8.30€. You can purchase these tickets at the transport desk inside the airport in front of Hall 4, onboard the bus or online in advance.
There's a waiting time of 30 minutes.
The airport shuttle bus is available every 30 minutes from 05:35 to 00:25.
Where do I get it from?
You can find the airport shuttle just outside of Terminal 1. The airport shuttle bus leaves from platform number 1 between halls 1 and 3-4.
As the buses run almost in line with the plane arrival times, taking the direct airport shuttle bus to Aix en Provence is a fantastic option. Tickets are cheap if you're travelling on a budget and there's plenty of luggage storage under the bus.
The airport shuttle bus is a great way to save money when travelling from Marseille Provence airport to Aix en Provence, but you will then need to find alternate transportation or walk to your hotel.
If you're travelling one-way only, you can buy your tickets on the bus from the driver and save time queueing in the airport.
Be sure to store your luggage safely under the bus before boarding as only carry-on sized items are allowed on the bus.
How to get from Marseille airport to Aix en Provence by taxi
One of the quickest ways to reach Aix en Provence from Marseille Provence (MRS) airport is to take a taxi. The official airport taxis can be found 24/7 outside of the arrivals hall at the taxi rank. At Marseille airport, taxis charge using a flat rate fee which increases at night. For this 30 minute journey, it will cost you 50€ in the day and 60€ at night.
Taxi fare from Marseille Airport to Aix en Provence
Taxis at Marseille Provence airport are charged using a flat rate fee. The cost of your journey from Marseille airport to Aix en Provence will cost 50€ during daytime hours and 60€ at night.
Taxis at Marseille airport accept cash in Euros, French Francs and often credit cards as forms of payment.
No matter what time you land or how tired you are, you can simply hop into a Marseille airport taxi and head directly to the door of your accommodation. Taking a taxi to Aix en Provence is a quick, easy and highly convenient option.
If you don't have any cash on you, you may still be able to take a Marseille airport taxi. Many of the taxis there now accept card payments, simply look for the logo on the taxi window.
Although it's not obligatory, if you enjoyed your trip, you can tip your driver 10%
Most standard sized airport taxis can only hold a certain amount of luggage, so if you're travelling with a lot of baggage, you may wish to hire a minivan.
Be sure to tell your driver clearly where you are staying in Aix en Provence and perhaps show him the address written down to avoid any language barriers.