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Marseille Taxi

Marseille Taxi General Information and Tips

TRAINED DRIVERS

Hand picked & english speaking drivers

LOW PRICES

Same price as a regular Taxi from the line

FLIGHT MONITORING

Drivers are always on time

QUALITY SUPPORT

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Taxis in Marseille

Variety and sophistication are the trademarks of Marseille, a picturesque Mediterranean port city with a history stretching back to classical Greece. It is a city filled with nightlife, haute cuisine restaurants, contemporary museums, and even an international soccer stadium. There is more to it than meets the eye, and the charming historic buildings mixed with its real-city grit give it a palpable vibe. If you want to take it all in, avoid wasting time in public transport and opt for a Marseille taxi.

TRAINED DRIVERS

Hand picked & english speaking drivers

LOW PRICES

Same price as a regular Taxi from the line

FLIGHT MONITORING

Drivers are always on time

QUALITY SUPPORT

24/7 Email & Phone support

How much does a taxi cost?

Taxi prices
Day time
(05:00 - 24:00)
Night time
(00:00 - 05:00)
Duration
MARSEILLE CRUISE TERMINAL TO BASILIQUE NOTRE-DAME-DE-LA-GARDE
12 €
21 €
20 MIN
OLD PORT TO CALANQUES NATIONAL PARK
86 €
95 €
36 MIN
OLD PORT TO AIX-EN-PROVENCE
82 €
90 €
35 MIN

Cost of a Marseille Taxi

Taxi rates were last set by the authorities on February 2017. Like all taxis in France, drivers use a taximeter to determine the distance travelled.

Base fare€2.00

Price per kilometre (day)€1.72

Price per kilometre (night)€2.22

A taxi from the airport costs between €50 and €60 and takes 30 minutes to reach the city centre.

Please keep in mind that there may be additional fees for travelling during bank holidays or carrying excess luggage. Keeping the driver waiting will result in the additional charge of 28.

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How to get a Taxi in Marseille

Taxis in Marseille are easy to find, as they are in fact everywhere! You can hail one on the street, walk to the nearest rank or use an app to order your Marseille taxi, if you’d rather wait inside during cold months.

Taxi ranks can be found at Marseille-Saint-Charles Railway Station and near the main attractions in the city centre. It’s also possible to hail a cab on the street if there’s no rank within 50 metres.

Benefits of booking a Marseille taxi in advance

Waiting pointlessly to find a taxi is frustrating for most people, especially after the sun sets. Booking a Marseille taxi with Welcome will guarantee a safe and convenient transfer thanks to our helpful team of handpicked drivers. Welcomers are discreet and courteous locals, who know the city like the back of their hand. They will give you a hand with your luggage and provide priceless tips into the Marseillais way of living. Booking in advance with Welcome is a foolproof way of enjoying a ride into one of the most diverse and bustling cities in the world.

Marseille Taxi Tips

  1. If you do not speak French, a good way to tell the taxi driver where you want to go is by showing him a piece of paper, or your smartphone, with the address of your destination written on it.
  2. As usual when travelling abroad, beware of taxi scams and double-check that the meter is on.
  3. Consider taking a taxi if you are traveling here late at night as they are often safer than subways and metro stations such as the Marseille-St-Charles railway station.

Wheelchair Accessible Taxis in Marseille

Marseille’s public transport system is one of the lowest rated in France for people with mobility difficulties. The metro, in fact, allows little wheelchair accessibility. There are also very few companies in Marseille that offer wheelchair accessible vehicles. One of them is ACM and can be contacted on +33 04 84 88 51 72.

Safety and Complaints for Marseille Taxis

Unlike taxis in other french cities, Marseille taxi services are outstanding and leave little room for doubt. However, if you suspect that you have been overcharged or that the driver took a longer route to your destination, you can note down the driver’s ID and taxi plates and leave a complaint at the local police station, at +33 4 88 77 58 00.

Frequently asked questions

Are taxis in Marseille reliable?

Drivers in Marseille are reliable and friendly and will offer to assist you with your luggage and give you tips that may come in handy.

Is the public transport in Marseille easy to use?

Public transport in Marseille is extremely efficient. There is charge of €1.90 wherever you go with the local buses. You can also buy a 24 hour ticket for €5.20.

Are taxis in Marseille safe?

Taxis in Marseille are fairly safe. However, if you suspect that the driver took a longer route to your destination, you can note down the driver’s ID, ask for your receipt and call the local police station at +33 4 88 77 58 00.