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There are 6 ways to get from Aix-en-Provence to Istres by bus, train, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Gare Routiere Quai 01 to Gare SNCF 025

$4 - $6

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Aix-en-Provence to Istres 35.7 miles

$3

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Istres(Miramas)

$28 - $41

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aix-en-Provence to Istres 35.7 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Aix-en-Provence to Istres 35.7 miles

$7 - $12

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Aix-en-Provence to Istres 35.7 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Istres is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Istres is to taxi which costs 95€ - 120€ and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aix-en-Provence to Istres. However, there are services departing from Gare Routiere Quai 01 and arriving at Cypres via Gare SNCF Miramas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aix-en-Provence to Istres. However, there are services departing from Aix-en-Provence and arriving at Istres(Miramas) via Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Aix-en-Provence and Istres is 38 km. The road distance is 57.2 km.

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The best way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Istres without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs 3€ - 5€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Aix-en-Provence to Istres, including transfers.

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Aix-en-Provence to Istres bus services, operated by CARTREIZE, depart from Gare Routiere Quai 01 station.

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Aix-en-Provence to Istres train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Aix-en-Provence station.

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The best way to get from Aix-en-Provence to Istres is to bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs 3€ - 5€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Aix-en-Provence to Istres.
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  • Distance: 23.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between Aix-en-Provence, France and Istres, France?

CARTREIZE operates a bus from Aix-en-Provence to Istres hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aix-en-Provence to Istres via Marseille-St-Charles in around 2 h 44 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$15 - $24
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Istres(Miramas)
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Bus operators
CARTREIZE
Phone
0 810 00 13 26
Website
cartreize.com
Bus from Gare Routiere Quai 01 to Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
cartreize.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Aix-en-Provence to Istres
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Marseille
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Aix-en-Provence to Istres
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$100 - $140
Taxi from Aix-en-Provence to Istres
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Taxi Marseille Service
Phone
+33 6 03 79 86 72
Website
taxi-marseille-service.com
Taxi Radio Marseille
Phone
+33 4 91 02 20 20
Website
taximarseille.com
Taxi Durand
Phone
+33 6 70 20 82 15
Website
taxidurand.com

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Aix-en-Provence to Istres bus services, operated by CARTREIZE, arrive at Gare SNCF station.

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Aix-en-Provence to Istres train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Istres(Miramas) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aix-en-Provence to Istres is 57 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Aix-en-Provence to Istres.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Aix-en-Provence and Istres. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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