Car Hire Marseille

Discover Car Hire in Marseille

Marseille is the gateway to Provence and the capital of the Mediterranean region; situated south west of Nice, east of Toulouse and south east of Paris. Lying on the Mediterranean coast, this seaside city has over 111 different districts with numerous museums to explore.

Towering over the highest point of the city is Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde. Take your Marseille car hire for a trip up to the Basilique and enjoy the panoramic views over the city and Mediterranean, or venture out to Nîmes where you can see a near perfect Roman temple.

Experience Marseille

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You can collect your Marseille car hire as soon as you arrive at Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) located 27 kilometres from the city (approximately a 25 minute drive). You can also collect from one of our downtown and railway station depots located in Marseille. You can begin your Marseille adventures at the Notre-Dame de la Garde. This is a majestic and beautiful church which has stunning views overlooking the the city. This church has a cultural story with the Old fisherman's boats being blessed by this church. The pictures of the boats are displayed in the church.

One of the most impressive tourist attractions is the Palais du Pharo, which is a grand palace. This Palace dates back to the 19th century and overlooks the romantic view over the water. The interior of the Palace is just as impressive and is opened to the public.

Marseille has many beautiful beaches and most popular is the Plage des Catalans beach located near the city centre. The crystal clear waters and the sand beach is a great place for a relaxing walk along the shore and a great dip in the ocean. Close by are amazing rose and botanical gardens.

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx. km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Marseille - Paris 775 7.5
Marseille - Aix en Provence 35 0.5
Marseille - Bordeaux 645 6.5
Marseille - Monpellier 170 2
Marseille - Lyon 300 3