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MARSEILLE FOS, A PORT OF EXCHANGES

A major transit port for cruises and ferries with more than 3 million passengers in total, the Port of Marseille Fos has both a high level of involvement in the development of tourism in Région Sud Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur and is environmentally aware providing shore-to-ship power supply for berthed vessels and LNG refuelling.

  • France's main passenger port.
  • Regular lines to Corsica, Sardinia and North Africa (Tunisia, Algeria, Marocco).
  • Leading cruise port in France and 4th in the Mediterranean.
  • The cruise business, a formidable economic driver for the region's tourism.
  • Marseille Fos is the leading port in France and the only one in the Mediterranean to offer a shore-to-ship power supply to berthed vessels.
  • Marseille Fos, a state-of-the-art port for ships powered by liquefied natural gas.
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Géraldine Manzon
Géraldine Manzon
Business development manager
3

Million passengers

1,5

Million cruise passengers

477

Stopovers, including 308 departing from Marseille

MAJOR ADVANTAGES

  • Terminals combining passengers and RoRo including trailers.
  • Facilities with ISO 9001:2008 quality certification.
  • Terminals close to public transport, major roads, the rail network and Marseille Provence international airport.
  • National and international shipping companies: La Méridionale, Corsica Linéa, MSC Cruises, COSTA Croisières.

GOOD FACILITIES

  • Modern comfortable passenger terminals.
  • Qualified labour force.
  • RoRo ramps for ferries.
  • Terminals suitable for cruise ships and ferries.
 

“Joliette” & “Arenc” national terminals - Marseille harbours

“Joliette” international terminal - Marseille harbours
 
"Cap Janet" terminals - Marseille harbours J4 cruise terminal - Marseille harbours Marseille Provence Cruise Terminal - Marseille harbours
Operator: 

Port of Marseille Fos

Port of Marseille Fos

La Méridionale Port of Marseille Fos M.P.C.T
Quay:  4 quays 4 quays 5 quays 3 quays 6 quays
Draught:

7.60-7.90 m

6.90 - 7.90 m 9-10.50 m 6.90 m 13 - 14.50 m
Max ship length: 200 m 200 m 210 m 200 m no limit
Activity: Passengers, RoRo Passengers, RoRo Passengers, RoRo Cruise Cruise
Maritime companies: CORSICA LINEA, LA MERIDIONALE CORSICA LINEA, ALGERIE FERRIES-ENTMV CTN-Tunisia Ferries Available to ship owners  23 cruise lines i.e. world's largest operators
Destinations: Corsica, Sardinia North Africa, Mediterranean Corsica, North Africa, Mediterranean
Mediterranean

Mediterranean
Access:

Direct access for boarding through gate 1 and gate 2 for pedestrians

Direct access for boarding through gate 1

Direct access for boarding through gate 4 Passengers in transit, access gate J4 Direct access for boarding through gate 4 
Specificities: 

*Shore-to-ship power supply

*Passengers and freight

Passengers and freight Passengers and freight Small and medium luxury cruise units in transit Parking, port shuttle transfers, buses, taxis, Provencal market, luggage storage
Plan filière - Voyageurs