Travel and Transport

VISA

The information about visa application is available on France Visa.  

  • Learn more about visa application by consulting the guideline.

If you need a Letter of Invitation as part of the procedure, please contact us at: elpub2019@openedition.org.

 


AIR TRAVEL MARSEILLE PROVENCE AIRPORT

Marseille Provence Airport  is an international airport located 27 km (17 miles) northwest of Marseille. Coming to Marseille by plane is a convenient and easy way to travel.

>> You can book your flight online.

 

Access: Marseille Provence Airport Shuttle

The easiest and cheapest way to go to/from Marseille Airport is the shuttle. It provides a direct link between the airport and St.Charles train station every 20 minutes – even Sunday. The journey is about 25 minutes.

Tickets are sold at counter n° 1, open daily from 5:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

>> Airport ticketing: +33 (0)4 91 50 59 34

 

Access: Airport licensed taxis

A one-way ride from Marseille Provence Airport to your hotel should cost approximately 50€. Tips are not expected, but you can round up or offer 5 percent of the final fare if you are satisfied with the service provided.

>> Learn more about taxis and fares

 


TRAIN MARSEILLE RAILWAY STATION

Marseille St Charles Train Station is located in the heart of Marseille. The high-speed train service connects Marseille to Paris, Brussels, Madrid or Barcelona in a couple of hours.

>> Learn more about French high-speed train service

 


GETTING AROUND

Going on foot is one of the best ways to explore Marseille.

You can also take a Taxi/Uber or use public transport. Marseille’s public transport system includes a variety of transit options such as buses, trams and subways. A one-way ticket is valid for one hour after stamping.

Single ride: 1,80€

1-day pass: 5,20€

3-day pass: 10,80€