There are 3 ways to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille to Avignon Centre
  2. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Carpentras

$35 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Aéroport Marseille Provence - Gare Routière to Carpentras - PEM 17

$16 - $21

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras 58.3 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 1 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aéroport Marseille Provence - Gare Routière and arriving at Carpentras - PEM. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras. However, there are services departing from Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille and arriving at Carpentras via Avignon Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between Marseille Airport (MRS) and Carpentras is 69 km. The road distance is 93.3 km.

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The best way to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras without a car is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras, including transfers.

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Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras bus services, operated by Lignes Express, depart from Aéroport Marseille Provence - Gare Routière station.

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Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille station.

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The best way to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras is to train which takes 1 h 48 min and costs 29€ - 45€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 18€ and takes 1 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras.
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  • Distance: 43.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

What companies run services between Marseille Airport (MRS), France and Carpentras, France?

You can take a train from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras via Avignon Centre in around 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, Lignes Express operates a bus from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Carpentras 3 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 55 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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Avignon Centre to Carpentras
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$17 - $27
Bus operators
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Aéroport Marseille Provence - Gare Routière to Carpentras - PEM
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Schedules at
info-ler.fr

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