The cheapest times to fly from LAX to MRS are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the week of September 17th)

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 LAX to MRS is early November. Prices can be as high as $1472 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $610 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Marseille

Flying from Los Angeles, CA (LAX) to Marseille (MRS) will usually cost between $654 to $1231 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $661. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $1352. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $691 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $774 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LAX to MRS flight.

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

LAX to MRS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LAX to MRS flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Los Angeles. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Marseille, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Los Angeles. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $52 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $826. Return trip prices are from the MRS to LAX 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 LAX to MRS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 49 minutes may not 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 not usually a nonstop flight from LAX to MRS while comparing.

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

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from MRS
  • Usually 8.98% less expensive than MRS
  • 1-layover flights available

See LAX to NCE flights


Flight Hacking LAX to MRS

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from LAX to MRS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Barcelona (LAX > BCN > MRS)

  • Price for both tickets: $490
  • Average savings: $284 (36.69%)

See LAX to BCN flights

Hack #2: London (LAX > LHR > MRS)

  • Price for both tickets: $558
  • Average savings: $216 (27.91%)

See LAX to LHR flights

Hack #3: London (LAX > LGW > MRS)

  • Price for both tickets: $588
  • Average savings: $186 (24.03%)

See LAX to LGW flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 28 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Air France, Air New Zealand, Alaska, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Delta, easyJet, El Al, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Norwegian Air UK, Royal Air Maroc, SAS, Singapore Airlines, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Marseille Provence Airport to Los Angeles International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 6018 miles or 9685 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LAX to MRS flight is about 11 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Los Angeles, CA and Marseille?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 91 available flights from LAX to MRS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LAX
Origination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4

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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