The village of Moustiers-Sainte-Marie is located between two rock faces, at the entrance of the Gorges du Verdon. It is located in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department, in the Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur region. Close to the Valensole plateau and border with the Var department, getting to Moustiers-Sainte-Marie is worth it. You will find in this article the possibilities to go to this unique site in the world.
Come to Moustiers-Sainte-Marie by bus
If you want to go to Moustiers-Sainte-Marie by bus from the main cities of the South East, there are Regional Express Lines that serve the village.
If you come from the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department, you will have to take the departmental lines.
Here are the bus schedules in regular lines:
• Moustiers - Riez
• Manosque - Gréoux - Riez
• Nice - Sisteron (by Castellane)
By car: The main roads to Moustiers-Sainte-Marie
If you come from the A51 motorway (Aix-en-Provence-Sisteron) you can:
- Take the exit Manosque direction Valensole, then continue towards Puimoisson and then Moustiers-Sainte-Marie.
- Take the exit Vinon-sur-Verdon - Cadarache and take the direction Greoux-les-Bains, then Riez and finally Moustiers-Sainte-Marie
It will take you about 1h30 drive from Marseille.
If you come from the Côte d'Azur, highway A8, take the exit direction Draguignan. Then follow Aups, then the Halls and finally, our beautiful village.
You will also need about 1h30 drive from Fréjus.
The Taxi de l'Etoile and Getaway in Provence also offers transfers in the area.