Nice Côte d’Azur Airport by Private Jet
Nice Côte d'Azur Airport is located 3.7 miles southwest of Nice, in the Alpes-Maritimes department of France. The airport is the main point of arrival for passengers to the Côte d'Azur (French Riviera) area.
Due to its proximity to the principality of Monaco, it also serves as Monaco's primary airport, with a helicopter service linking the city and airport. The airport has its own General Aviation Terminal allowing quick and easy discreet travelling for private jet customers.
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Private Jet Charter Prices – Nice Côte d'Azur Airport
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London Luton – Nice Côte d'Azur – London Luton (3 night return)
Aircraft: Cessna 510 Mustang
Flight Time: 2 Hours
Estimate charter price: £13,250
Paris Le Bourget – Nice Côte d'Azur – Paris Le Bourget (3 night return)
Aircraft: Beech BE90 King Air
Flight Time: 2 Hours
Estimate charter price: £9,800
Nice Côte d'Azur Airport History
In 1918 the first postal flights took place between Nice and Corsica. By the late 1920s Cote d'Azur Airport was established and being used by the Nice Flying Club.
The airport was used as a military and air force base during World War II, and in 1944 a hard-surface runway was added. During the 1950s-1980s Nice and the French Riviera region became an increasingly popular tourist destination, and in 1978 a second runway was added.
Landing at Nice Côte d'Azur Airport
Your views on Nice Côte d'Azur Airport
Nice Airport is famously beautiful on approach, giving passengers views of the sea, coastline and mountains. In 2018 it was named a Top 10 Most Scenic Airport, in PrivateFly's annual poll.
Find out more and discover which other airports made the Top 10: PrivateFly Scenic Airports poll results 2018.
One voters commented as follows: "Nothing like approaching the French Riviera between sea and mountains.... in winter it's just magic, you look at the deep blue Mediterranean Sea and the Alps with the white snow... simply gorgeous!"
Nice Côte d'Azur Airport Location
The airport is located 7km south-west of Nice, taking approximately 13 minutes to travel the journey from the city centre by car.
Nice Airport Facts
Nice Côte d'Azur Airport has its own General Aviation Terminal, providing VIP lounges and relaxation areas for crew. Also situated next to the terminal are 3 helicopter companies offering further transport options upon arrival.
Call sign: NCE
Runway distance available: 9712 feet. The runway at Nice Côte d'Azur Airport is suitable for all aircraft from small props eg Beechcraft King Air, to medium jets such as the Citation XL and large airliners including the Boeing 747s.
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