The cheapest times to fly from MRS to GJL are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • October 29th to December 16th

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 MRS to GJL is early December. Prices can be as high as $694 for Saturday flights during mid to late August, or as low as $210 for Monday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Jijel

Flying from Marseille (MRS) to Jijel (GJL) will usually cost between $217 to $388 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $217. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid to late August, with an average price of $503. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $286 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $219 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MRS to GJL flight.

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

MRS to GJL Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MRS to GJL flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Marseille. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $31 (11%) 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 $245. Return trip prices are from the GJL to MRS 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 MRS to GJL can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 49 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 MRS to GJL while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Houari Boumediene Airport (ALG) in Algiers

  • 147 miles (237 km) away from GJL
  • Usually 38.67% less expensive than GJL
  • Nonstop flights available

See MRS to ALG flights

Destination alternative #2: Rabah Bitat Airport (AAE) in Annaba

  • 107 miles (172 km) away from GJL
  • Usually 6.64% less expensive than GJL
  • Nonstop flights available

See MRS to AAE flights

Destination alternative #3: Soummam Airport (BJA) in Bejaja

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from GJL
  • Usually 4.58% less expensive than GJL
  • Nonstop flights available

See MRS to BJA flights

Destination alternative #4: Ain Arnat Airport (QSF) in Setif

  • 52 miles (84 km) away from GJL
  • Usually 1.37% less expensive than GJL
  • Nonstop flights available

See MRS to QSF flights


Flight Hacking MRS to GJL

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 MRS to GJL — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Algiers (MRS > ALG > GJL)

  • Price for both tickets: $185
  • Average savings: $34 (15.33%)

See MRS to flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Algerie, Air France, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Jijel Ferhat Abbas Airport to Marseille Provence Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 460 miles or 740 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MRS to GJL flight is about 1 hour 49 minutes.

How many flights go between Marseille and Jijel?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 35 available flights from MRS to GJL.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code GJL
Destination airport name Jijel Ferhat Abbas Airport
City Jijel
Country Algeria
Latitude 36.8
Longitude 5.9


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