Marseille Provence Airport (MRS)
Full Airport Name
Marseille Provence Airport
Marseille Provence Airport, CCI Marseille-Provence, BP 7 Aéroport, 13727 Marignane Cédex, France
(0)4 4214 1414
(0)4 4214 2724
www.marseille.aeroport.fr or www.mp2.aeroport.fr
Number of Terminals
3. In accession to the fresh account mp2 terminal, there are accepted calm and all-embracing terminals at the airport.
GMT + 1 (GMT + 2 from the aftermost Sunday in March to the aftermost Sunday in October)
The airport is amid 25km (16 miles) from Marseille
The fresh terminal, alleged mp2, is alone for account airlines and their passengers. Costing €16.8m, the fresh terminal is amid at the airport's above burden terminal, which has been acclimatized with a appearance to active the terminal as cheaply as possible. Casework will be kept to a minimum. For instance, cartage will accept to backpack their accoutrements to the scanners themselves and again airing beyond the alley to their cat-and-mouse planes. There are no walkways or buses. The aftereffect is abundantly bargain costs and thereby additionally bargain airport taxes (five times beneath than for the airport's capital terminal). This has fabricated the terminal adorable to a cardinal of bargain airlines, including Ryanair, easyJet and Virgin Express.
Transfer Amid Terminals
The three terminals (domestic, all-embracing and low cost) are aural walking ambit of anniversary other.
The airport is amid on the N113 at Marignane. For a map of the area, appointment the airport’s website.
There are over 9,000 parking spaces in nine parking lots, including covered and alfresco car parks, at the airport. Covered parking is attainable abutting to the terminal in P6; concise parking is attainable in P8 and P9; adjacent car parks accommodate P10 and P5, for medium-term stays; and abiding parking is attainable in P1 and P2, abutting to the terminals, and P3 and P7, as able-bodied as a abstracted account facility, Chèques Parking. Travellers can book their parking on the Internet (website: www.chequeparking.com), and with fares from €15 to 25 for 16 days, this advantage is actual popular. Valet parking account is additionally attainable aloft appeal (tel: (0)4 4214 2692), in advanced of P6. Advice on car parking and tariffs is attainable (tel: (0)4 4214 2927). P4 is for coaches only.
ADA, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National/Citer and Sixt are all represented at the airport, with acceptable desks anchored amid P3, P7 and P8 car parks.
Public carriage casework are the aforementioned for users of the mp2 terminal as for users of the added terminals - except that mp2 users accept to airing for 3 account to get to the bus station. Road: Bus: There are shuttle buses from the airport to Marseille St Charles railway base (journey time: 20-30 minutes) and to Aix-en-Provence bus base (journey time: 30-40 minutes). Taxis: Taxis are attainable circadian 24 hours and can be ordered in beforehand (tel: (0)4 4214 2444; website: www.taxis-aeroport.com).
Information and Advice Desks
Two advice desks (tel: (0)4 4214 1414/2114) are consistently attainable on the Arrivals akin of the calm and all-embracing terminals. Reception agents can admonish on airport facilities, the times of flight arrivals and departures and abutting flights. There is no advice board as such in the mp2 terminal, but the biking bureau mp2travel (tel: (0)4 4214 3414), which has account desks in the terminal's attainable breadth and in the boarding lounge, will advice travellers with any queries. The airport's automated advice account (tel: (0)4 4214 2020) is attainable 24 hours a day and additionally covers the mp2 terminal.
Money and communications: Wireless Internet admission is attainable in the airport's capital terminal building. There are ATMs and phones in the mp2 terminal, but no Internet access. Eating and drinking: There is a café/restaurant in the attainable breadth of the terminal and one in the boarding lounge. Shopping: There is a assignment chargeless boutique and a newsstand in the two capital terminals. Luggage: There is no larboard baggage account at the airport. Travellers can acquaintance agents at the mp2travel account desks or their own airline with queries about absent luggage. Added facilities: There is a babyish alteration ability by the boarding lounge.
Conference and Business Facilities
The airport Business Centre (tel: (0)4 4214 2774/8) is amid in Hall 4 on the aboriginal attic of the capital terminal building. It has clandestine offices, affair apartment and lounges attainable for hire. Up to 250 bodies can be accommodated in the Panoramique Lounge in the All-embracing Terminal. Accessories attainable accommodate telephones, fax, Minitel, Internet and audiovisual equipment, while casework accommodate acceptable desks, claimed porters, accouterment and a auto service.
Facilities for Disabled Travellers
The airport is attainable for disabled passengers. Accessories for the disabled traveller can be provided on appeal by the airlines or by Midi Provence (tel: (0)4 4214 2742).
Hotels at the airport accommodate the Sofitel (tel: (0)4 4278 4278), Novotel (tel: (0)4 4289 9044), Best Western (tel: (0)4 4215 5400), Ibis (tel: (0)4 4279 6161) and Etap (tel: (0)8 9268 0954). There are chargeless address buses to the hotels, and appointed telephones are attainable aloof alfresco of the mp2 terminal, abutting to Arrivals.