The return flights, outward with Ryanair from Edinburgh to Marseille and returning from Nice to Edinburgh with easyJet cost £95.
Vieux Port Marseiille by Franck Vallet
Four nights accommodation in a studio at the Aparthotel Adagio Marseille Vieux Port in Marseille cost £183 plus 1 Euro City Tax per person night. Three nights in a superior room at the Kyriad NIce Centre Gare cost £129 plus plus 1 Euro City Tax per person night.
Transfer Between Cities
The Journey from Marseille to Nice will cost around £25 per person in second class and take around two and a half hours.
Although both hotels offer free WiFi, I find that I can never depend on getting a decent signal. Fortunately, Three’s ‘Feel at Home’ scheme covers France, so I’ll be able to use my UK phone contract, with no additional costs.
Even if you don’t have a contract with Three Mobile, you can purchase a Three Mobile ‘All in One’ Add-on for £15, which will give you 25GB of data for overseas use on your phone in countries included in ‘Feel at Home’ scheme.