Marseille St. Charles is the central station of the seaport Marseille in the south of France. The station dates back to 1848 and was named after the former St. Charles cemetery which used to be at this location. Marseille is the terminus of the TGV, which runs from Paris Gare de Lyon to the south. Marseille St. Charles Station lies approximately 1 kilometer from the old port (Vieux Port), a tourist area that houses many places to eat and attractions like the Abbey of St. Victor and the Forts Saint-Jean and Saint-Nicolas.
Do you want to visit Marseille or the region? You can find taxis in front of the station. Take the escalators to level -1. City buses and regional buses depart from the bus station next to the station. Take the exit 'Honnorat'. Regional buses go for example to Aix-en-Provence (lines 50 and 51) and the airport (line 91). There are also shuttle buses to Marseille's airport and to Aix-en-Provence, or you can take the streetcar or the subway. In between the subway station and the taxi stand you'll also find a bike rental place.
Or do you prefer to rent a car to explore the city and the Provence at your own leisure? There are four car rental companies at Marseille St. Charles. Europcar, Avis, National, and Hertz can be found in parking garage P2 on the Boulevard Voltaire on the south side.
Marseille St. Charles provides many services like Wi-Fi and AED. There are also a lost-and-found desk, a post office, an information desk for travelers, a desk providing information about the Provence, a police station, luggage lockers, restrooms for the disabled, ATMs, and a machine to print your photos.
There are a number places to eat and some bars. For a quick bite you can go to McDonald's and two takeout restaurants. There are also a few bars where you can take your time to have a drink or a coffee.
Marseille St. Charles is not bad for shopping. There are a boutique for women and children and a store with nice accessories. You can also find stores that sell magazines, a tobacconist, a drugstore and a perfumery.
Frequently asked questions
Is EasyTerra Car Hire the cheapest?
Yes, we offer a guarantee of the lowest price - because we compare various retailers, we can always offer you the best price in town.
What do I need to do when picking up a car?
To pick up your car, you will need your voucher, passport, driver's license and a credit card. It is very important that your driver's license and credit card are in the same name as the main driver. Keep in mind that the local rental company will reserve a certain amount on your credit card as a deposit. This requires the PIN code for your credit card. If your driver's license is foreign (for example, in Chinese), you must bring a translation with you. Only your original passport and driver's license will be accepted - a copy is not sufficient.
Are there any additional costs?
In general, our rates are all-inclusive. Should there be any additional costs, our booking department will get in touch with you before issuing the invoice. Should you object, you can always cancel your reservation with no obligations attached (at least 48 hours in advance).
What kind of insurance is applicable to my car rental?
In general, Liability Insurance, Fire Insurance, All-Risks Insurance and Theft Insurance are included in the cost of your rental car.
What is a worry-free label?
This label indicates that a rental car satisfies the following requirements: Unlimited kilometers, no excess liability (and no excess cover available), sustainable energy policy, and that the car rental company has a good reputation. Availability of cars satisfying these four requirements will speed up the selection of a suitable vehicle for you.
How can I change or cancel my reservation?
You can cancel your reservation through "My Account". We recommend contacting us by phone if your changes to your booking or cancellation takes place at short notice (48 hours or less).
When will I get a confirmation of my booking?
Most reservations will receive confirmation within minutes after payment takes place. We recommend contacting our Booking Department for last minute reservations (pick-up within 48 hours).