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Prices shown represent the average one way price paid by our customers. The most common booking on the Marseille Ajaccio route is a car and 2 passengers.
|Marseille - Bastia with SNCM - 14 Sailings Weekly / 10 hour crossing|
|Marseille - Ile Rousse with SNCM - 5 Sailings Weekly / 10 hour 30 minute crossing|
|Marseille - Porto Vecchio with SNCM - 4 Sailings Weekly / 13 hour 30 minute crossing|
|Marseille - Propriano with SNCM - 1 Sailing Weekly / 12 hour 30 minute crossing|
|Marseille - Bastia with La Meridionale - 8 Sailings Weekly / 10 hour crossing|
|Marseille - Propriano with La Meridionale - 1 Sailing Weekly / 13 hour crossing|
|Nice - Ajaccio with Corsica Sardinia Ferries - 3 Sailings Weekly / 6 hour 15 minute crossing|
|Nice - Calvi with Corsica Sardinia Ferries - 1 Sailing Weekly / 4 hour crossing|
|Nice - Ile Rousse with Corsica Sardinia Ferries - 8 Sailings Weekly / 4 hour 5 minute crossing|
|Nice - Bastia with Corsica Sardinia Ferries - 8 Sailings Weekly / 5 hour crossing|
|Nice - Ajaccio with SNCM - 2 Sailings Weekly / 7 hour crossing|
|Nice - Calvi with SNCM - 1 Sailing Weekly / 5 hour 55 minute crossing|
|Nice - Ile Rousse with SNCM - 9 Sailings Weekly / 5 hour crossing|
|Nice - Bastia with SNCM - 3 Sailings Weekly / 6 hour 30 minute crossing|
|Toulon - Ajaccio with Corsica Sardinia Ferries - 3 Sailings Daily / 6 hour 30 minute crossing|
|Toulon - Bastia with Corsica Sardinia Ferries - 7 Sailings Weekly / 8 hour crossing|
|Toulon - Ile Rousse with Corsica Sardinia Ferries - 6 Sailings Weekly / 6 hour 15 minute crossing|
|Toulon - Bastia with SNCM - 3 Sailings Weekly / 11 hour crossing|
|Toulon - Porto Vecchio with SNCM - 1 Sailing Weekly / 13 hour 30 minute crossing|
The French city and port of Marseille lies on the Mediterranean Sea coast in the south of France. It is France's second largest city and France's largest commercial port. Stretching to the east from the Old Port to the Reformes Quarter is the city's main thoroughfare. At the entrance to the Old Port are two large forts, Fort Saint Nicolas on the south and Fort Saint Jean on the north. The Frioul Archipelago is located in the Bay of Marseille and is made up of four islands. Located on one of the islands is the Chateau d'If which was made famous by the novel by Dumas, The Count of Monte Cristo. The city's centre has a number of pedestrianised streets, most notably the Rue St Ferreol, Cours Julien near the Music Conservatory, the Cours Honore-d'Estienne-d'Orves which is off the Old Port, and the area around the Hotel de Ville.
Four ferry companies run routes out of Marseille and offer scheduled services to Corsica, Sardinia, Algeria and Tunisia. There are four separate terminals and are all in the "gares maritimes sud" (southern terminals) district. National Terminals One and Two serve passengers to and from Corsica and Sardinia, while International Terminals Three and Four serve passengers to and from Algeria and Tunisia.
Ajaccio is the largest town on the island of Corsica, France. The town is located on the south west coast of Corsica, around 210 miles to the south east of Marseilles. The town's harbour is located to the east of the original citadel below a hill overlooking a peninsular which protects the harbour. The town occupies a sheltered position at the foot of wooded hills on the northern shore of the Gulf of Ajaccio. Perhaps the town's most famous son is Napoleon Bonaparte who was born in 1769 in the Casa Buonaparte which is now open to the public. Everyone from solo travellers to romance-seeking couples and families will love wandering around the centre, replete with mellow-toned buildings and buzzing cafes, and its large marina and the trendy route des Sanguinaires area, a few kilometers to the west.
Ajaccio has become an important stopover for cruises and is the second busiest in France, after Marseille, but ahead of Nice/Villefranche-sur-Mer and Cannes. The town's port is connected to Marseille, Toulon and Nice on the French mainland on an almost daily basis. There are also occasional links to the Italian mainland (Livorno) and to Sardinia, along with a seasonal service to Calvi and Propriano. The two major shipping companies providing these links are SNCM and Corsica Ferries.