Nice Airport, also called Côte d’Azur Airport, it is the airport that serves the city of Nice (South East of France) and the French Riviera of Côte d’Azur. It is an international airport (IATA: NCE) located 6km southwest of the city center of Nice.
The airport is the main point of arrival of passengers to the Côte d’Azur, and also serves as the airport of the Principality of Monaco. In 2013 more than 11 million passengers used the airport being the third biggest airport of France after Paris Charles de Gaulle and Orly.
The Airport has to terminals, Terminal 1, with a capacity of 4,5 Million passengers, and Terminal 2, with a capacity of 8,5 million passengers. Both Terminals are connected by a free shuttle bus.
The majority of the best known airlines in the world schedule flights to Nice Airport during all year, but is mainly on summer months when the big part of passengers traffic take place.
Côte d'Azur, also known in English as French Riviera, is one of the top touristic destinations in Europe. To enjoy all the coast, we recommend you to rent a car and visit all the coastal turistic destinations such as Mónaco or Saint-Tropez.
- Address: Rue Costes et Bellonte, 06206 Nice, France
- Phone number: +33 820 42 33 33
Nice airport is well connected to the city center by bus, using lines 98 and 99. A Tram line connecting the Airport with the city center is under construction