The cheapest times to fly from FCO to MRS are

  • January 8th to February 4th
  • February 19th to March 25th (except the week of February 26th)
  • April 30th to June 10th
  • September 3rd to October 21st

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from FCO to MRS is early October. Prices can be as high as $227 for Thursday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $57 for Wednesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Marseille

Flying from Rome (FCO) to Marseille (MRS) will usually cost between $68 to $162 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $72. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $155. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $83 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $114 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FCO to MRS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the FCO to MRS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

FCO to MRS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FCO to MRS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Rome. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $33 (25%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $99. Return trip prices are from the MRS to FCO flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from FCO to MRS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 39 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from FCO to MRS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Nice Cote D Azur Airport (NCE) in Nice

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from MRS
  • Usually 12.33% less expensive than MRS
  • Nonstop flights available

See FCO to NCE flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FCO to MRS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 30 major airlines flying this route most often: Aegean, Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Algerie, Air France, Air Malta, Alitalia, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, El Al, Eurowings, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Korean Air, Laudamotion, Lufthansa, Pegasus, Royal Air Maroc, Ryanair, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, United, Vueling, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Marseille Provence Airport to Fiumicino Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 375 miles or 604 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from FCO to MRS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FCO to MRS flight is about 1 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Rome and Marseille?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 81 available flights from FCO to MRS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code FCO
Origination airport name Fiumicino Airport
City Rome
Country Italy
Latitude 41.8
Longitude 12.3

Return Airport

Destination code MRS
Destination airport name Marseille Provence Airport
City Marseille
Country France
Latitude 43.4
Longitude 5.2


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