France Travel Planner by Tom Brosnahan & Jane Fisher   Transport, Aix-en-Provence, France
Very frequent buses between Marseille-Provence Airport and Aix, and useful trains to other cities in France.




Aix has its own small airport, the Aérodrome d'Aix-en-Provence, The closest major airport to Aix is Aéroport Marseille-Provence, 27 km (17 miles) southwest of Aix (map). Frequent airport shuttle buses (navette) connect the airport to Aix. More...


The Gare d'Aix-en-Provence SNCF (train station) serving traditional (non-high-speed) and TER regional train sis on southern side of historic city, 900 meters (1/2 mile, a 10-minute walk) from the city center Hôtel de Ville (city hall) (map).

The Gare TGV Aix-en-Provence is a separate station for high-speed TGV trains only, 15 km (9.3 miles) southwest of the traditional train station (Gare d'Aix-en-Provence) on the D9 highway (map).

A free shuttle bus takes passengers from the traditional station to and from the TGV station.


The Gare Routière (bus station) is south of the center and just west of the train station, at the southern end of the Avenue des Belges on the southwestern side of the traffic circle (rond-point) (map).


Parking areas in Aix are well sign-posted and marked, with illuminated signs showing number of parking places available in each place.

Local Transport

Aix is perfect for walking, but local buses are useful for longer journeys, as to the suburbs.

Hotels in Aix-en-Provence

What to See & Do in Aix

Tourist Information

About Aix-en-Provence



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Aix-Marseille Navetter (Bus), Aix-en-Provence, France

Frequent airport shuttle buses (navette) connect Marseille-Provence Airport with Aix-en-Provence.


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