Getting around

Located in the heart of the Bouches du Rhône and Provence departments, take advantage of your stay in Istres to discover the main tourist attractions in the region with the public transport network.  

Ulysses network for your travel in the Bouches du Rhône

20 urban lines of which 3 long-distance lines link the territory of the Syndicat mixte transportation from the west of the Berre Pond. This urban transport offer is also completed by a transport service on demand ( Taxis bus or Allo le bus).

Information, schedule, circuit, tariff, disturbance: 04 42 77 07 07. 

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Find your itinery with Paca Mobility

PACA Mobilité is an unique multi-modal route search site throughout the region commissioned by the Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur. You will find all the public transport networks in the region.

Take the train, of la Côte Bleue and joined Marseille in less than an hour 

Istres train station is served by TER PACA.

With the train of la Côte Bleue, travel the 32 km of calanques of Marseille to Miramas. For almost 1h15, viaducts and tunnels run from l’ Estaque and la Couronne. A panoramic route, in the heart of the protected creeks bathed in turquoise waters. After 8 month of closure, traffic resumes on the line of la Côte Bleue the 26 april. From Istres, you can also reach the TGV stations of Miramas and Marseille. 

Adresse Gare SNCF d'Istres
Place Pierre Semard - Quartier de la Gare
Tél: 04 42 55 13 94 / 08 35 36 36 36
N° Vert TER-SNCF : 0800 11 40 23

The free Circe shuttle bus from Istres city centre 

To get to Istres city centre from the SNCF station, choose the free Circe shuttle. Istres city shuttle bus, in connection with relay car parks, connecting to the bus station and providing service to the SNCF station. It operates Monday to Saturday from 8h15 to 19h10 by a one-way frequency 30 mn rotation system. The route was designed as close as possible to the city centre and shops.