Transportation from the port of Marseille

Public bus

Public bus from the cruise port to the city center of Marseille

€1,5 per persoon
3-4 per uur
15 minuten

Bus 35 takes you in 15 minutes to La Joliette for € 1.5 per person (one way). The bus stops at the exit of port N°4 where the big cruise ships dock. There are 3-4 buses per hour. From La Joliette you have 2 options. You can walk to the city center at Vieux Port or take the connecting bus 55.

Walking is preferred considering you also pass along the Cathedral which is located about halfway. The total distance from La Joliette to the center is about 1 km.

How do I get to the bus stop from the cruise port of Marseille?

From the cruise terminal at Port N°4 is a green road marking. If you follow this you will arrive at exit 5 of Port N°4. It's about 1.5 km walk. At the exit of the port follow the road uphill. At the top of the viaduct is the N°35 bus stop.

Shuttle bus

Shuttle bus from the cruise port to the city center of Marseille

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20 minuten

Large cruise ships dock at 8 to 10 km from the center of Marseille. Most cruise lines offer a shuttle service (whether or not paid). Often the shuttle buses bring you to Fort Saint-Jean, near Vieux-Port on walking distance from the city center. The trip takes about 20 minutes. If you dock at La Joliette (only small ships) you find yourself within walking distance from the center.

Taxi

Taxi from the cruise port to the city center of Marseille

€25 per taxi
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15 minuten

At the pier in Port n°4 you can take a taxi to the city center, which is about 8 to 10 kilometers from the port. The ride takes 15 minutes and costs about € 25 per taxi (4 persons one way).