There are 5 ways to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille to Miramas
  2. Take the train from Miramas to Istres(Miramas)

$22 - $31

4 alternative options

Line 038 bus, line 25 bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 038 bus from Aeroport Marseille Provence to Place des Aires 038
  2. Take the line 25 bus from Place des Aires to Ecole Gouin 25

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres 22.8 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres 22.8 miles

$4 - $8

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres 22.8 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres. However, there are services departing from Aeroport Marseille Provence and arriving at Ecole Gouin via Place des Aires. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres. However, there are services departing from Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille and arriving at Istres(Miramas) via Miramas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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The distance between Marseille Airport (MRS) and Istres is 21 km. The road distance is 36.5 km.

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The best way to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres without a car is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres, including transfers.

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Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres bus services, operated by CARTREIZE, depart from Aeroport Marseille Provence station.

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Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres 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 Istres is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 038 bus and line 25 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 59 min.

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Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres bus services, operated by Réseau Ulysse, arrive at Ecole Gouin station.

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Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Istres(Miramas) station.

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Map of how to get from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

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

You can take a train from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres via Miramas in around 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres via Place des Aires in around 1 h 59 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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Vitrolles Aeroport Marseille to Miramas
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$14 - $23
Train from Miramas to Istres(Miramas)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$10 - $14
1st Class
$11 - $17
Bus operators
CARTREIZE
Phone
0 810 00 13 26
Website
cartreize.com
Bus from Aeroport Marseille Provence to Place des Aires
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
cartreize.com
Réseau Ulysse
Phone
04 42 77 07 07
Website
ulyssereseau.fr
Bus from Place des Aires to Ecole Gouin
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ulyssereseau.fr
Other operators
Uber Marseille
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $95
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uber.com
UberX
$65 - $95
Taxi from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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Yes, the driving distance between Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres is 37 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Marseille Airport (MRS) to Istres.

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