The average price of a 7-day trip to Marseille is $1,275 for a solo traveler, $2,290 for a couple, and $4,293 for a family of 4. Marseille hotels range from $49 to $203 per night with an average of $82, while most vacation rentals will cost $140 to $400 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) are between $578 and $956 per person for economy flights and $1,814 to $3,000 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $44 to $61 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Marseille, FR

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to MRS and stay in a Marseille hotel:

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • September 10th to December 9th

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Marseille is usually late February and early March.

 

Average Marseille Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Marseille for a week is $1,027-$1,854($147-$265 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $44 to $61 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $329 to $851 for economy

Lodging: $65 to $75 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $78 to $96 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Marseille for a week is $2,162-$3,342($309-$477 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $88 to $122 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $658 to $1,702 for economy

Lodging: $65 to $75 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $78 to $96 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Marseille for a week is $3,298-$6,036($471-$862 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $176 to $244 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,316 to $3,404 for economy

Lodging: $130 to $150 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $125 to $154 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Marseille

How cheap can you make a vacation to Marseille? The cheapest trip to Marseille is about $99 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 1% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $40 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $40.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Marseille for a week is $695-$1,590($99-$227 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $18 to $37 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $329 to $851 for economy

Lodging: $40 to $49 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $40 to $80 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Marseille for a week is $1,150-$2,700($164-$386 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $36 to $74 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $658 to $1,702 for economy

Lodging: $40 to $49 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $40 to $80 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Marseille for a week is $2,180-$5,208($311-$744 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $72 to $148 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,316 to $3,404 for economy

Lodging: $80 to $98 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $60 to $128 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is very possible to travel to Marseille cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Marseille Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Marseille.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Marseille for a week is $1,965-$7,909($281-$1,130 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $84 to $122 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $711 to $2,255 for first class

Lodging: $111 to $203 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $400 to $800 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Marseille for a week is $3,264-$11,018($466-$1,574 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $168 to $244 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,422 to $4,510 for first class

Lodging: $111 to $203 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $400 to $800 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Marseille for a week is $6,528-$19,156($933-$2,737 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $336 to $488 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $2,844 to $9,020 for first class

Lodging: $222 to $406 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $600 to $1,120 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Marseille Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Marseille is slightly lower than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Marseille due to very high property costs. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Marseille Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Marseille hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are a healthy amount of vacation rentals serving all budgets in Marseille.

 

Flight Costs to Marseille

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $956 average in late July to a low of $578 in late February and early March. Median flight price is $616. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Marseille our data includes 252 originating airports, and 122 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Marseille from an airport like Stewart International (SWF) in Newburgh/Poughkeepsie, NY (the United States) for an average $19,651 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Bordeaux Merignac (BOD) in Bordeaux (France) at an average of just $80.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Wednesday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Marseille, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $377, so you can easily save about 65% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Marseille can easily cost $280 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $18 per person. Private tours can cost $553 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

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