There are 7 ways to get from Istanbul to Marseille by plane, bus or car

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

Fly Istanbul to Marseille  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Marseille (MRS) IST - MRS

$92 - $555

Cheapest option

Fly Istanbul to Nice, bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Istanbul (IST) to Nice (NCE) IST - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station

$83 - $262

5 alternative options

Fly Sabiha Gokcen to Marseille  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) to Marseille (MRS) SAW - MRS

$100 - $461

Bus Eurolines FR  •  35 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Shumen
  2. Take the bus from Shumen to Marseille

$250 - $371

Bus Georg  •  40 h

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Marseille

$260 - $353

Bus Dary Commerce  •  42 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Istanbul to Burgas
  2. Take the bus from Burgas to Marseille Saint-Charles

$127 - $138

Drive  •  23 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Istanbul to Marseille 1547.7 miles

$330 - $480

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Istanbul to Marseille is to fly which costs 480 ₺ - 2.300 ₺ and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Istanbul to Marseille is to fly which costs 440 ₺ - 2.700 ₺ and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The distance between Istanbul and Marseille is 1953 km. The road distance is 2476.4 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to get from Istanbul to Marseille, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Istanbul to Marseille. However, there are services departing from Istanbul and arriving at Marseille via Shumen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Istanbul, Turkey and Marseille, France?

Turkish Airlines, Air France and six other airlines fly from Istanbul to Marseille every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Istanbul to Marseille via Shumen in around 35 h 15 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Istanbul to Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Istanbul to Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Istanbul to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $320
Flights from Istanbul to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Istanbul to Marseille via Tunis
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Istanbul to Nice via Tunis
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Istanbul to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Air Algérie
Website
airalgerie.dz
Flights from Istanbul to Marseille via Constantine
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Istanbul to Marseille via Malta
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sabiha Gokcen to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $320
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Istanbul to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Istanbul to Nice via Beirut
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $4,700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Istanbul to Nice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nice - Airport to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Shumen
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Burgas
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Shumen to Marseille
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $320
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Marseille
Ave. Duration
30 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$230 - $290
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
28 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Dary Commerce
Phone
+3592917400
Email
info@darytravel.com
Website
dary.bg
Bus from Burgas to Marseille Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
34 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
dary.bg

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