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MRS Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MRS / LFML
Airport Names:
  1. Marseille Provence Airport
  2. Aéroport de Marseille ProvenceAdvanced Landing Ground (ALG) Y-14
Location: Marseille, France
GPS Coordinates: 43°26'12"N by 5°12'53"E
Area Served: Marseille
Operator/Owner: Marseille Provence Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 70 feet (21 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about Marseille Provence Airport (MRS):

  • In the 1920s and 1930s, Marignane was one of France's main points of operation for flying boats.
  • In September 2006, the airport opened its new terminal MP2 for budget airlines.
  • The furthest airport from Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) is Chatham Islands (CHT), which is nearly antipodal to Marseille Provence Airport (meaning Marseille Provence Airport is almost on the exact opposite side of the Earth from Chatham Islands), and is located 12,349 miles (19,874 kilometers) away in Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New Zealand.
  • Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) has 2 runways.
  • From 2013 the airport proposes a new commercial offer, with 30 new shops and restaurants, among which the first Burger King shop in France since 1997.
  • In addition to being known as "Marseille Provence Airport", another name for MRS is "Aéroport de Marseille ProvenceAdvanced Landing Ground (ALG) Y-14".
  • The closest airport to Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) is Aix-en-Provence Aerodrome (QXB), which is located only 9 miles (14 kilometers) ENE of MRS.
  • Because of Marseille Provence Airport's relatively low elevation of 70 feet, planes can take off or land at Marseille Provence Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • Marseille Provence Airport handled 8,295,479 passengers last year.

Map of Nearest Airports from Marseille Provence Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Marseille Provence Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
18.99 miles (14.46 km) ENEAix-en-Provence Aerodrome (QXB)Aix-en-Provence / Les Milles, FranceView Aix-en-Provence Aerodrome on a map Set QXB as destination Airport Get more information about Aix-en-Provence Aerodrome
214.99 miles (24.12 km) WNWIstres-Le Tubé Air Base (QIE)Istres, FranceView Istres-Le Tubé Air Base on a map Set QIE as destination Airport Get more information about Istres-Le Tubé Air Base
336.05 miles (58.01 km) NNWAvignon - Caumont Airport (AVN)Avignon, FranceView Avignon - Caumont Airport on a map Set AVN as destination Airport Get more information about Avignon - Caumont Airport
445.70 miles (73.54 km) WNWNîmes-Alès-Camargue-Cévennes Airport (FNI)Nîmes-Arles-Camargue, FranceView Nîmes-Alès-Camargue-Cévennes Airport on a map Set FNI as destination Airport Get more information about Nîmes-Alès-Camargue-Cévennes Airport
551.58 miles (83.00 km) NNWOrange-Caritat Air Base (BA 115) (XOG)Orange, FranceView Orange-Caritat Air Base (BA 115) on a map Set XOG as destination Airport Get more information about Orange-Caritat Air Base (BA 115)
652.39 miles (84.31 km) ESEToulon–Hyères Airport (TLN)Toulon, FranceView Toulon–Hyères Airport on a map Set TLN as destination Airport Get more information about Toulon–Hyères Airport
763.48 miles (102.16 km) WMontpellier–Méditerranée Airport (MPL)Montpellier, FranceView Montpellier–Méditerranée Airport on a map Set MPL as destination Airport Get more information about Montpellier–Méditerranée Airport
865.67 miles (105.68 km) ESELa Môle – Saint-Tropez Airport (LTT)La Môle / Saint-Tropez, FranceView La Môle – Saint-Tropez Airport on a map Set LTT as destination Airport Get more information about La Môle – Saint-Tropez Airport
987.50 miles (140.82 km) ECannes - Mandelieu Airport (CEQ)Cannes, FranceView Cannes - Mandelieu Airport on a map Set CEQ as destination Airport Get more information about Cannes - Mandelieu Airport
1093.81 miles (150.98 km) WBéziers Cap d'Agde Airport (BZR)Béziers, FranceView Béziers Cap d'Agde Airport on a map Set BZR as destination Airport Get more information about Béziers Cap d'Agde Airport
1195.54 miles (153.76 km) NEBarcelonnette - Saint-Pons Airport (BAE)Barcelonnette / Saint-Pons, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, FranceView Barcelonnette - Saint-Pons Airport on a map Set BAE as destination Airport Get more information about Barcelonnette - Saint-Pons Airport
12101.39 miles (163.17 km) ENice Côte d'Azur Airport (NCE)Nice, FranceView Nice Côte d'Azur Airport on a map Set NCE as destination Airport Get more information about Nice Côte d'Azur Airport
13102.91 miles (165.61 km) NValence - Chabeuil Airport (VAF)Valence, FranceView Valence - Chabeuil Airport on a map Set VAF as destination Airport Get more information about Valence - Chabeuil Airport
14112.19 miles (180.55 km) EMonaco Heliport (MCM)Fontvieille, MonacoView Monaco Heliport on a map Set MCM as destination Airport Get more information about Monaco Heliport
15121.93 miles (196.23 km) NNEAlpe d'Huez Airport (AHZ)Alpe d'Huez, FranceView Alpe d'Huez Airport on a map Set AHZ as destination Airport Get more information about Alpe d'Huez Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Marseille Provence Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Marseille Provence Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
112,349.28 miles (19,874.18 km) ESEChatham Islands (CHT)Waitangi, Chatham Islands, New ZealandView Chatham Islands on a map Set CHT as destination Airport Get more information about Chatham Islands
211,936.19 miles (19,209.39 km) SEGisborne Airport (GIS)Gisborne, New ZealandView Gisborne Airport on a map Set GIS as destination Airport Get more information about Gisborne Airport
311,925.46 miles (19,192.12 km) ESEHawke's Bay Airport (NPE)Napier, New ZealandView Hawke's Bay Airport on a map Set NPE as destination Airport Get more information about Hawke's Bay Airport
411,918.12 miles (19,180.30 km) ESEHood Aerodrome (MRO)Masterton, New ZealandView Hood Aerodrome on a map Set MRO as destination Airport Get more information about Hood Aerodrome
511,898.56 miles (19,148.83 km) ESEPalmerston North Airport (PMR)Palmerston North, New ZealandView Palmerston North Airport on a map Set PMR as destination Airport Get more information about Palmerston North Airport
611,886.31 miles (19,129.11 km) ESEWellington International Airport (WLG)Wellington, New ZealandView Wellington International Airport on a map Set WLG as destination Airport Get more information about Wellington International Airport
711,885.14 miles (19,127.23 km) ESEKapiti Coast Airport (PPQ)Paraparaumu Beach, New ZealandView Kapiti Coast Airport on a map Set PPQ as destination Airport Get more information about Kapiti Coast Airport
811,861.67 miles (19,089.46 km) ESETaupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō (TUO)Taupo, New ZealandView Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō on a map Set TUO as destination Airport Get more information about Taupo AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Taupō
911,859.44 miles (19,085.86 km) ESEWanganui Airport (WAG)Wanganui, New ZealandView Wanganui Airport on a map Set WAG as destination Airport Get more information about Wanganui Airport
1011,859.02 miles (19,085.19 km) SEWhakatane Airport (WHK)Whakatane, New ZealandView Whakatane Airport on a map Set WHK as destination Airport Get more information about Whakatane Airport
1111,845.67 miles (19,063.71 km) EKaikoura Aerodrome (KBZ)Kaikoura, New ZealandView Kaikoura Aerodrome on a map Set KBZ as destination Airport Get more information about Kaikoura Aerodrome
1211,844.19 miles (19,061.33 km) EWoodbourne Airport (BHE)Blenheim, New ZealandView Woodbourne Airport on a map Set BHE as destination Airport Get more information about Woodbourne Airport
1311,843.87 miles (19,060.82 km) SERotorua International Airport (ROT)Rotorua, New ZealandView Rotorua International Airport on a map Set ROT as destination Airport Get more information about Rotorua International Airport
1411,818.84 miles (19,020.53 km) SETauranga Airport (TRG)Tauranga, New ZealandView Tauranga Airport on a map Set TRG as destination Airport Get more information about Tauranga Airport
1511,807.57 miles (19,002.39 km) ENelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū (NSN)Nelson, New ZealandView Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū on a map Set NSN as destination Airport Get more information about Nelson AirportTe Papa Waka Rererangi o Whakatū