Marseille Provence Airport is situated 25km (16 miles) northwest of Marseille.
Dialling code: +33
Telephone: 04 4214 1414.
How to get there
Marseille Provence Airport is located on the D20 at Marignane. From central Marseille, take the A55 motorway to the Autoroute du Soleil / A7 northbound and follow signs to the airport.
Regular free shuttle buses link the terminals with the Vitrolles Aéroport railway station, which is a five-minute ride away. From here, regular SNCF (tel: 08 0011 4023; www.ter-sncf.com) trains operate to Marseille (journey time: 20 minutes; fare: €4.90) and numerous other destinations, including Avignon and Montpellier. Tickets can be purchased from automatic machines in the airport.
There are shuttle buses from Marseille Provence Airport to Marseille St Charles railway station (journey time: 20-30 minutes; fare: €8.50) and to Aix-en-Provence bus and TGV train stations (journey time: 30-40 minutes; fare: €7.80).
Taxis are available 24 hours a day and can be ordered in advance (tel: 04 4214 2444; www.taxis-aeroport.com). The fare to central Marseille is approximately €50 during the day and €60 at night, and the journey time is around 20 minutes.
There are more than 9,000 parking spaces in nine car parks at Marseille Provence Airport, including covered and outdoor areas. Covered parking is available close to the terminal in P6; short-term parking is available in P2, P8 and P9; medium-term parking is available in car parks P10 and P5; and long-term parking is available in P1, P3 and P7. The first 40 minutes of parking in P2 and P8 are free.
A separate budget facility, Chèques Parking, also offers long-term parking and spaces can be booked via the airport’s website. Valet parking is available upon request (tel: 04 4214 2692) in front of P6. Call the parking information line (tel: 04 4214 2927) for more information on rates and services.
Lufthansa at the airport
At the airport
A Lufthansa information desk is located in terminal 1.
For more information about Lufthansa at the airport, visit http://www.LH.com/At-the-airport
You can relax, take forty winks or get down to some work before your next flight in the Lufthansa and Star Alliance partner lounges at all major international airports.
To the loungefinder