Public bus from Marseille to Aix-En-Provence
There are several buses per hour between Marseille and Aix-En-Provence. Depending on the traffic the ride takes around 30 minutes and costs € 5.20 per person (one way). The bus stop in Aix-En-Provence is situated near the railway station Aix-En-Provence Central which is located 10 minutes away from the city center. It's wise to check the timetable before you leave.
How do I get to the bus terminal from the cruise port in Marseille?
The bus terminal is located near Gare Saint-Charles, the train station in Marseille. This is located on Place de Marseillaises, outside the city center. The station is very large and busy. You will find both a metro, the regular trains, buses and the TGV station. The fastest way to go there is by taxi. The ride costs around € 30 per taxi (4 persons one way) and takes about 25 minutes.
There is a cheaper alternative using a bus-subway combination. For € 1.50 per person (one way) first take bus 35 to La Joliette (15 minutes). There you take the metro to Gare Saint-Charles (red line n°2 towards Sainte-Marguerite Dromel). The underground takes only 2 minutes and costs € 1,50 per person as well (one way).