Budget Airlines that Fly to Marseille
Before we talk about budget airlines that fly to Marseille, you need to know this: There is an airport in Marseille. It is cleverly called the Marseille Airport (but officially named Marseille Provence Airport, or Aéroport de Marseille Provence if you’re feeling French today).
But if you’re taking a cheap flight to Marseille, you’re going to land at its hip, deconstructionist little brother, mp2. I’m telling you this so you don’t panic if you go into the Marseille Airport and don’t see your flight on the departures board. Just head outside, make a left, and walk down the sidewalk until you reach a building that looks like it’s under construction. That’s mp2.
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Marseille’s mp2 airport is the hub for Ryanair, and here is where they fly from to Marseille: Agadir, Billund, Brest, Brussels South-Charleroi, Cagliari, Eindhoven, Fez, Gothenburg-City, Lille, London-Stansted, Madrid, Málaga, Malta, Marrakech, Nador, Nantes, Paris-Beauvais (this is FAR from Paris city center, FYI), Porto, and Tangier.
Other top budget airlines that fly to Marseille
- Twin Jet – Basel/Mulhouse, Metz/Nancy, Milan-Malpensa, Geneva
- EasyJet – London-Gatwick
- Jet4you – Casablanca
Here’s some additional France travel information – because I live to serve! Questions? Lemme know and I’ll do my best to help you out.
Getting Around France
Getting from Paris to Marseille
Train Travel in France
TGV: France’s High-Speed Train
Driving in France
Eurolines Bus Stations in France
Photo: Dominique Pipet