All the information you need to find your way to to the port if you are travelling to Corsica. If you are travelling by car it is advised you arrive at least two hours before your departure. If travelling without a car, at least one hour before departure.
Use Metro Line 2 (the red line) and get off at Place de la Joliette metro station. You can connect to Metro Line 2 from the train station Gare de Marseille Saint-Charles. If coming from the Castellane train station, use Metro Line 1 (the blue line) to first go to Saint Charles. You can also take the tram.
The Marseille Metro operates from 05:00 in the morning until 23:00 in the evening, with trains every 5 minutes.
Tramlines 1 and 2 (T1 and T2) are both connected to the port. Disembark at Joliette. Trams are wheelchair friendly. Trams operate from 05:00 in the morning until 00:35 at night.
From Place Cadenat: Bus 49. Journey time appox 13 minutes.
From Burger King Marignane: Bus 091 and 82S. Journey time approx 43 minutes.
From Cours d'Estienne-d'Orves: Bus 55. Journey time approx 13 minutes.
BY CAR TO GATE 1 (FOR CORSICA AND SARDINIA)
From Lyon or Montpellier use the A55
After Vitrolles, depart at junction A7 (follow the signs for Marseille - Vieux-Port). After 8 km, take exit 4 (Arenc). Follow the signs for "Port of Marseille" to "Porte 1".
From Aix en Provence, Lyon and Nice use the A7
Take exit 35 (Le Canet), follow Bd du Captaine Gèze and then Passerelle du Captaine Gèze. Follow the signs for "Port of Marseille" to "Porte 1".
From Aubagne, Toulon and Nice use the A50
At the end of the last tunnel, follow the signs for "Port of Marseille" to "Porte 1".