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There are 5 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Marseille Airport (MRS) by plane, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly from London Heathrow  •  4h 10m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Marseille (MRS) LHR - MRS

€55 - €157

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Fly from London Stansted  •  5h 20m

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Marseille (MRS) STN - MRS

€27 - €63

3 alternative options

Fly from London City  •  7h 25m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Marseille (MRS) LCY - MRS

€104 - €189

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  11h 43m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Marseille Airport (MRS)

€275 - €341

Drive, car ferry  •  12h 50m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Marseille Airport (MRS)

€145 - €221

London Heathrow (LHR) to Marseille (MRS) flights

The flight time between London Heathrow (LHR) and Marseille (MRS) is around 3h 34m and covers a distance of around 989 km. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 55m. Services are operated by British Airways, Air France, Lufthansa and others. Typically 36 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
3h 34m
Fastest flight journey time:
1h 55m
Flight distance:
989 km
Flights per week:
36
Cheapest price:
€76
Carbon emissions:
200 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:15
Last flight departs at:
17:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Heathrow (LHR) to Marseille (MRS) flight schedules

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Conditions of entry into France from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
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Rules to follow in France

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Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from United Kingdom.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Marseille Airport (MRS) is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Marseille Airport (MRS) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Marseille Airport (MRS) is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from France.

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Last updated: 26 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Marseille Airport (MRS) is to fly which costs £23 - £55 and takes 5h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Marseille Airport (MRS) is to fly which costs £45 - £140 and takes 4h 10m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Marseille Airport (MRS) is 985 km.

It takes approximately 4h 10m to get from London Paddington Station to Marseille Airport (MRS), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Marseille Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 55m.

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KLM, Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 330+ hotels available in Marseille Airport (MRS). Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £35.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Marseille Airport (MRS).
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  • Distance: 984.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 10m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Marseille Airport (MRS), France?

British Airways, Air France and three other airlines fly from London Paddington Station to Marseille Airport (MRS) 5 times a day.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€6 - €35
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille via Tours St Symphorien
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€6 - €35
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€6 - €35
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€6 - €35
Flights from London City to Marseille via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€23 - €130
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from London City to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€240 - €300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €290
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from London City to Marseille via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Marseille via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €310
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London City to Marseille via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €330
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London City to Marseille via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Train operators
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
Ferry operators

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