How to get there?

prepare your best stay in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur


Driving distances into the region

How to reach Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur by plane ?


Marseille-Provence Airport

5th national airport, Marseille-Provence airport incorporates national and international destinations. A specific terminal is dedicated to low-cost companies.

When landing at Marseille airport, shuttle buses serve Aix en Provence (every 30 minutes), Marseille (every 20 minutes) Salon-de-Provence, and Digne-les-Bains on a regular basis.
During the winter, the ‘Navettes Blanches’ go to the Southern Alps skiing resorts every Saturday (Information and reservations from abroad: 33 491 466 467 –

A free shuttle is available between Marseille Provence airport (bus station, platform 5) and Vitrolles- aéroport Marseille Provence train station which serves Arles and Avignon.

Toulon-Hyères Airport

Toulon-Hyères airport serves nationals and europeans destinations
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When arriving in Toulon-Hyères airport, shuttle buses allow you to reach or leave the airport according to plane schedules. A taxi station is located outside the terminal when leaving the Arrival Hall, as well as a car rental desk.

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport

3rd national airport, incorporates nationals and internationals destinations.
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There is a shuttle service (departs every 30 minutes) and a train service to Nice-Saint-Augustin and Nice-Ville train stations and Nice city centre.


How to reach Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur by train?


You can book your tickets online at the OUI sncf website


Aix-en-Provence and Marseille are connected to Paris and Lyon by the TGV
Have a look on the TGV network map

  • Marseille Saint-Charles SNCF train station
  • Aix-en-Provence TGV station
  • Toulon Train Station
  • Nice-Ville Train Station
  • Geneva-Marseille/Aix-en-Provence (TGV Lyria) – Journey time: 3 hrs 30 min
  • Milan-Marseille/Aix-en-Provence (Thello) – Journey time: 8 hrs
  • London-Marseille/Aix-en-Provence (Eurostar) – Journey time: 7 hrs
  • Brussels-Marseille/Aix-en-Provence (Thalys) – Journey time: 5 hrs 30 min
  • Amsterdam-Marseille/Aix-en-Provence (Thalys) – Journey time: 7 hrs 30 min


How to reach the inside Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur without a car?

Bus companies for Marseille, Aix-en-Provence, Toulon and Nice:
regional bus network

From Marseille station A regional bus network serves many inter-region destinations.