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Flights to Marseille

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Last minute flights to Marseille

Departure Thu, 17 Oct Return Wed, 23 Oct
STN London
MRS Marseille
return from £30
Departure Tue, 15 Oct Return Tue, 22 Oct
MAN Manchester
MRS Marseille
return from £24
Departure Fri, 25 Oct Return Thu, 31 Oct
EDI Edinburgh
MRS Marseille
return from £79
Departure Tue, 15 Oct Return Wed, 23 Oct
BRS Bristol
MPL Montpellier
return from £75
Popular flight routes to Marseille
London - Marseille
return from £26
Manchester - Marseille
return from £22
Edinburgh - Marseille
return from £123
Bristol - Marseille
return from £58
Birmingham - Marseille
return from £871

Trips to Marseille

Marseille travel

The French town of Marseille is an absolute delight with its relaxing beaches, varied history, delicious cuisine and fascinating culture. It was once part of the Roman Empire and has been under different rulers from the Visigoths to Emperor Charlemagne. The port of Marseille played a vital role in the economic development of the city during ancient and modern times. Marseille is also a significant research and education centre and, today, Marseille is one of the most important tourist destinations in France. Numerous flights to Marseille bring visitors to this bustling metropolis every day on business and pleasure. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Marseille!

Things to do and places to see in Marseille

Marseille is France's second biggest metropolitan area after the capital, Paris. It is not only popular as a tourist spot, but as a business destination with many high tech and services companies calling it home. Relax at a sandy beach, unwind at the bars, dance at the clubs or shop. Stroll through parks, visit stimulating museums or admire the city's architecture. There is no such thing as boredom with the number of things you can do on trips to Marseille.

When visiting Marseille, be sure to:

  • Reconnect with history and visit the Old Port of Marseille
  • Check out the historic basilica, the Notre-Dame de la Garde
  • Get some fresh air at the Palais Longchamp with its park and museums
  • Go to Château d'If, a fortress and prison on a tiny island
  • Watch a sports event at the Stade Velodrome
  • Admire the well-manicured gardens of the 18th century Parc Borely
  • Trace the city's history at the Marseille History Museum
  • Get to know the culture of Marseille at La Vieille Charite, a cultural centre
  • Take in the sight of Fort Saint-Jean, an impressive fortification built in 1660
  • Tour the medieval Abbey of St. Victor
  • Enjoy sumptuous cuisine at one of the restaurants in the city
  • Let your hair down and dance until morning with friends

Marseille airports

Marseille Provence Airport is where cheap flights to Marseille land. It is France's fifth busiest airport serving 152 destinations and 8.2 million passengers. Scheduled, chartered and budget flights touch down at this airport which has two terminals: mp1 (legacy terminal) and mp2 (low-cost terminal). A total of 12,000 parking spaces are available and there are shops, restaurants, cash machines, currency exchange and car rental counters at the airport.

  • Marseille Provence Airport

    Top airlines

    The top carriers at Marseille Airport are the following: Air France, Ryanair et easyJet.


    Marseille Provence Airport is located approximately 27km northwest of the city of Marseille.

    Transport options

    The airport is well-connected to three motorways: A7, A8 and A54. A railway station connects the airport to the city centre and other destinations. From the centre, take the train Vitrolles-Aeroport Marseille Provence. Eight bus routes also service the airport to the city. Other ways of moving around Marseille include taxis, shuttles and rental cars.

  • Montpellier Airport

    Top airlines

    A number of airlines operate cheap flights to Montpellier including: Air France, easyJet and Hop !.


    Montpellier Airport is located just a few miles from the city centre, halfway between Provence and Catalonia in the Languedoc-Roussillon region.

    Transport options

    The airport is about a ten-minute drive from the city centre via the D66. An airport shuttle (line 120) links the airport with Place de l'Europe tram station where you can take line 1 to the city centre and railway station. In summer, there is a tramway shuttle and beach shuttle service. Taxis wait outside the arrivals hall exit.

FAQ's about Marseille

How long before a flight to Marseille should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Marseille, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Marseille departing from over 9 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Marseille at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
What is the name of Marseille’s airport?
Marseille is served with 2 airport[s]. Marseille-Provence operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 9 cities, such as London, Manchester and Edinburgh, the most popular routes.
How far is Marseille’s airport from the city centre?
Marseille’s airport Marseille-Provence is located 12 miles from the city centre.
How much is the trip from the airport to Marseille’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is of 1.57 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Marseille-Provence , for example, the average price for the ride to Marseille center is around 3.28 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Marseille. Pick your preferred car type and get from Marseille-Provence to Marseille city centre on your own terms.

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