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Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) is strategically located 27 km northwest of Marseille on the Mediterranean coast within the Bouches-du-Rhône region and serves the wider region of Provence in the south of France. The fifth largest French airport has become a major regional air hub for the dynamic Provence-Alpes Côte d'Azur area serving 132 regular destinations in the summer of 2013. Marseille has been France’s historical gateway to cruise activities in the Mediterranean as the port of Marseille benefits from a prime geographic location in the heart of the Mediterranean. Marseille-Fos port naturally plays the leading role in the cruise sector in France plus it is the number one cargo port on the Mediterranean, the biggest in France and the 4th biggest in Europe. It is located at 20 minutes drive by hire motorcycle from Marseille-Provence international airport. A motorway easily connects the airport with Marseille's main train and bus station, Avignon, Aix, Saint Charles and the European motorways A7 (North), 55 (Coastal) and A50 (East). If you want to discover the diverse landscape of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region with its lavender fields, vineyards, the French Riviera, Mediterranean cuisine, or mountains to the north on a hire BMW motorbike, check out what Motoroads.com has to offer for rent at Aéroport de Marseille Provence. If you want to be one of the million holiday-makers visiting south of France and spend your holiday in the 2013 European Capital of Culture - Marseille with its 2 500 long rich history on a rental motorcycle, look no further but choose your BMW motorbike here.