Marseille Provence Airport or Aeroport de Marseille Provence (IATA: MRS, ICAO: LFML) is an airport located 27 km northwest of Marseille, on the territory of Marignane, both communes of the Bouches-du-Rhone departement in the Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur region of France. Also known as Marseille-Marignane Airport, it has been managed since 1934 by the Marseille-Provence Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI).
It is the fifth busiest French airport by passenger traffic and second largest for cargo traffic. The airport handled 6,155,154 passengers in 2014. The Marignane airport is also the main base of the aerial firefighting division of Civil security (French Ministry of the Interior).
Local Bus, Trams and Inter-city Coach Transport:
By bus: Shuttle services run every 20 minutes from 05:10 to 00:10 daily and take around 30-40 minutes. A single ticket costs about 8.50 €. After 00:10 special coach services run to coincide with arrivals.
By taxi: Taxis are available 24/7 (04 42 14 24 44 or 06 2523 1319). The fare is about €40 in the daytime and about 5 €0 at night. The journey takes around 30-minutes.