Sky Valet Connectgains strength in Italy with a new partnership with Trieste airport

Just six months after opening for business in Italy, Bulgaria and France, the Sky Valet Connect label is continuing its development, with a new facility at Trieste airport to support the growth of the platform’s business aviation traffic. 

Aer Lingus relaunches its Nice-Cork flight for summer

The Irish national airline is now providing a connection between Nice-Côte d’Azur and Cork, with 2 flights per week. Tickets from €95 return incl. tax

Nice Côte d’Azur welcomes SkyUp Airlines

Nice Côte d’Azur welcomes SkyUp Airlines, strengthens its connections to Ukraine and announces a record programme for summer 2019

Dépôt de requête en annulation auprès du Conseil d’Etat

Le Groupe Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur (ACA) a pris connaissance de la décision de l’Autorité de Supervision Indépendante (ASI) en date du 3 avril 2019 relative à la fixation des tarifs de redevances aéroportuaires et leurs modulations applicables pour les aéroports de Nice-Côte d’Azur et de Cannes-Mandelieu.

Nice Côte d’Azur is honoured to welcome President Xi Jinping

Nice Côte d’Azur international airport is highly honoured to welcome the Chinese President Xi Jinping on the occasion of his first State visit to the Principality of Monaco. 

Nouvelle route vers Birmingham en été 2020

Nice Côte d’Azur poursuit le renforcement de son réseau à destination ou en provenance de l’Angleterre avec une nouvelle route opérée durant l’été 2020 par sur Birmingham. La compagnie, adossée à Jet2CityBreaks, représente une forte opportunité pour la clientèle des city breakers.

Launch of Nice Connect

From this summer onwards, it will be even easier and faster to fly from Toulouse or Bergerac to Dubai, Lyon to New York (JFK or Newark) Tunis to Copenhagen or Bordeaux to Doha. In the new structural trend of air transport, driven by travellers setting up their own connections, Nice Côte d'Azur has become the first airport in France to offer Nice Connect, a complete self-connecting solution, designed in-house, independent of any airline or alliance but open to all the online travel agencies who would like to join it. It ensures passengers can travel through its terminals with confidence to connect to its network of more than 120 destinations, nearly 100 of which are international.

Nice Côte d'Azur strengthens its connections to Manchester

Nice Côte d'Azur strengthens its connections to Manchester with an annual line operated by easyJet

Great Dane Airlines Arrival

Nice Côte d’Azur, the preferred destination of Great Dane Airlines, continues its international development and
strengthens its connections with Scandinavia.

Campagne "Inspirations voyages"

A l’occasion du démarrage de son programme de vols pour la saison Eté 2019, l’aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur renouvelle sa campagne de promotion Inspirations Voyages et organise un jeu gratuit permettant de remporter de nombreux lots, dont 10 billets aller-retour vers des destinations de rêve. Rendez-vous en ligne ou sur le Terminal 2.

Detailed terminal maps to Apple Maps

Since February 16th, Nice Côte d’Azur airport has become the first airport in France to bring detailed terminal maps to Apple Maps, providing the airport’s 14 million annual passengers with a powerful new tool to navigate through the airport and find what they are looking for. 

Arrival of Ural Airlines

With the arrival of Ural Airlines, Nice Côte d’Azur is building up its connections with Russia and harnessing the liberalisation of traffic rights.

Special 2019 Summer Season

Nice Côte d’Azur is significantly boosting its international offer and is offering a record number of scheduled destinations.

Nice Côte d’Azur to welcome Kuwait Airways twice a week in Summer 2019

For the first time, a French airport outside Paris will be welcoming a flight from Kuwait City. This fifth long-haul destination makes the area even more attractive and should help to capture high-yield custom.

2018: a record-breaking year in business aviation

Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur closes a record-breaking year in business aviation with a 5.5% increase of movements.

Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur has announced an increase in business aircraft movements on its three platforms at Nice Côte d’Azur, Cannes-Mandelieu and Golfe de Saint-Tropez. Its FBO activities set a new record of +9.7%, driven by the performance in Spain and at Paris – Le Bourget.

A new connection to Moscow

The Russian airline S7 Airlines will operate up to six flights a week between Nice Côte d’Azur and its base at Moscow-Domodedovo, starting on 28 April 2019. This new connection will further increase the appeal of the Côte d’Azur to international travellers.

Nice Côte d’Azur closes its eighth year of record-breaking growth

With passenger traffic up by 4.1% to 13.85 million travellers in 2018, Nice Côte d’Azur has consolidated its position as France’s second-largest airport platform. The rise in direct destinations in France and abroad has fuelled the natural growth of traffic and connections for tourists.

Sky Valet Connect arrives in the Avignon business terminal

Two months after its launch, and the opening of its first establishments in Italy and Hungary, the Sky Valet Connect label has signed a contract with the operator of the business aviation terminal at Avignon-Provence airport in France, in an effort to develop traffic on the platform.

La Compagnie announces new direct Business-Class flights between New York and Nice

December 4, 2018 (New York, NY) – Four years after launching as an exclusively business-class boutique airline with unbeatable fares between New York and Paris, La Compagnie has announced the launch of a new seasonal route between New York and Nice with the first direct flight scheduled for Sunday, May 5, 2019. Travelers to Nice can now book tickets and enjoy a limited-time Discovery Rate of $1,200 round-trip for the first 1,000 passengers.

Sky Valet wins the Madrid and Barcelona FBO contracts

Two months after opening its installations in its Ibiza FBO, Sky Valet has won the AENA tenders for the Madrid and Barcelona business terminals. This renewed confidence in the quality of the services provided strengthens the development of Sky Valet in Europe, and its leading position on the Spanish market.

Nice Côte d’Azur, an increasingly international airport

Nice Côte d’Azur airport has unveiled its winter 2018 – 2019 destination programme. The number of destinations is on the rise, and international flights are particularly well represented, with 30 countries served by 39 scheduled airlines.  

Nice Côte d’Azur airport strengthens its presence on the WeChat network.

Building on the various actions already carried out over the last two years to provide an improved welcome for Chinese tourists visiting the French Riviera, Nice Côte d’Azur airport is launching a hotline to strengthen its presence on the WeChat network. This new tool should help to attract passengers from China and meet their needs when they arrive in Nice.

Sky Valet launches “Sky Valet Connect”

To accelerate its international expansion, Sky Valet is proud to announce the creation of the “Sky Valet Connect” label and the opening of four new destinations in Italy and Bulgaria

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport continues its international development

As it heads for another record year in terms of passenger traffic, Nice Côte d’Azur airport will be gaining a third weekly frequency to Montréal operated by Air Transat from May 2019. This represents a 40% increase in the number of frequencies on this route for the company.

Aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur renouvelle ses 6 pop-up stores

Deuxième plateforme aéroportuaire de France, l’Aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur lance un appel d’offres pour identifier les six nouveaux concepts qui pourront bénéficier d’un point de vente d’un an au cœur d’un important flux de voyageurs nationaux, européens et internationaux. 

Sky Valet : new FBO in the business aviation terminal at Ibiza Airport

Sky Valet opens its new FBO in the business aviation terminal at Ibiza Airport.

easyJet : 5è avion basé à Nice

easyJet célèbre l’arrivée d’un 5e avion basé à Nice et vise les 5 millions de passagers annuels en 2019.

All Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur Group platforms have achieved Carbon Neutrality

The airports of Cannes-Mandelieu and Golfe de Saint-Tropez have joined Nice Côte d'Azur Airport at Level 3+ of the Airport Carbon Accreditation.

A new restaurant at the airport

A new restaurant from the chef Mauro Colagreco offered by SSP  to travellers at Nice Côte d'Azur Airport 

Nice Côte d'Azur airport installs automatic border e-gates with facial recognition

On Friday, 6 July, Nice Côte d'Azur Airport commissioned the first PARAFE eGates with facial recognition.

WeChat Pay at the airport

Lagardère Travel Retail France develops the smartphone payment system, in its Duty Free and Fashion shops at Nice Côte d’Azur airport for its Chinese passengers

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport begins plans to expand Terminal 2

Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur announces the launch of its plans to expand Terminal 2, which will increase the capacity of the infrastructure to 18 million passengers a year. These investments will be made without undermining our commitment to bringing down airport fees.

Nice Côte d'Azur Airport in Fashion Week & Makeover mode

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport turned into a temple of fashion in time for its Fashion Week from 11 to 31 May 2018, the perfect opportunity to create a photo studio, invite current top fashion influencers and offer frequent passengers the chance to win 2 makeover sessions.

New deposit service

Nice Côte d’Azur airport now offers passengers a deposit service for items not allowed in the cabin.

Vol inaugural Nice-Malte

Volotea, la compagnie aérienne des capitales régionales européennes a effectué son premier vol sur sa nouvelle ligne exclusive entre Nice et Malte.

The airport digitalises its VIP welcome service

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport offers a new sales channel for its VIP Welcome Service from

L'aéroport passe au tout électrique pour sa flotte de véhicules professionnels

L’Aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur a décidé de passer à l’électrique pour sa flotte de véhicules professionnels. Ses véhicules de services seront ainsi intégralement renouvelés d’ici à 2020.

Le covoiturage domicile-travail prend son envol avec Boogi

Devenue en moins de deux ans la référence du covoiturage intermodal* en France avec son application Boogi , Instant System annonce aujourd’hui la signature d’un partenariat avec l’Aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur .

Nice Côte d'Azur Airport breaks a new record at 13.3m passengers

Nice Côte d'Azur Airport welcomed 13,300,000 passengers in 2017, establishing a new annual record with almost 900,000 additional passengers compared to 2016.

Nice Côte d'Azur Airport proposes its new travel offer in partnership with MisterFly

Nice Cote d'Azur Airport offers its new travel offer in partnership with the on-line booking specialist, MisterFly, for the online sale of flights, car rentals and hotel bookings on its website.

9 developments for winter 2017/2018

With 4 new destinations and the strengthening of 5 routes, Nice Cote d’Azur Airport unveils its new programme.
4 discoveries:

Fashion Week and fashion show

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport rolled out the red carpet in time for its Fashion Week from 18 to 28 May 2017, for a chance to see the most beautiful pieces released from the new shops within the airport, much to the great surprise of the passengers.

Sky Valet wins Ibiza FBO tender

Sky Valet wins Ibiza FBO tender and will soon inaugurate a fully refurbished state-of-the art FBO

New restaurant for Cannes Mandelieu Airport

Cannes Mandelieu Airport features a new “stopover” Escale Gourmet - Snack Bar and Restaurant

Border crossing point at Golfe de Saint-Tropez international airport reopening

The French Council of State overturns the State’s decision to close the border crossing point at Golfe de Saint-Tropez international airport

Emirates déploie son emblématique A380 à Nice

Dubai et Nice le 23 mars 2017 - Emirates déploie son emblématique A380 à Nice

Charte de bonne conduite environnementale

Découvrez notre charte de bonne conduite environnementale

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport becomes the first carbon neutral in France

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport has become the first Carbon Neutral airport in France, achieving level 3+ Carbon Accreditation, and the world's 25th certified airport.

Contrat de regulation économique

Nous vous informons de la publication du Dossier Public de Consultation concernant le projet de Contrat de Régulation Economique 2017-2021 d’Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur. Ce contrat pluriannuel sur 5 ans, que nous signerons avec l’Etat Concédant et Régulateur, devrait entrer en application le 1er avril 2017 ; nous renforçons ainsi, par ce cadre législatif et réglementaire, nos engagements pris l’an dernier dans notre Contrat de Compétitivité Territoriale.

Liu Ye, wins best actor at the Shanghai International Film festival

Liu Ye, first Côte d'Azur Ambassador for tourism in China wins best actor at the Shanghai International Film festival

Inauguration of Terminal 1 : the surprising experience of the new passenger path unveiled in full!

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport has been engaged in the revamping of its commercial offering since the end of 2014 and is now proud to present, just 2 years after the start of work, the new passenger path. Providing its clients with the most surprising experience in any European airport is now a reality!

Point of entry to the South of France, Monaco and Italy, Nice Côte d'Azur airport facilitates travel for its Chinese passengers

In 2015 Nice Côte d'Azur airport welcomed 130,000 Chinese passengers. This figure has grown six-fold in 10 years and the two-digit annual growth continues to accelerate.

Sky Valet announces the expansion of its international network

10 new iconic destinations for Sky Valet in Southern Europe and Africa with the acquisition of JETBASE in Portugal

Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur: JCDecaux France wins the Call for bids on airport advertising

Groupe Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur has decide to partner with JCDecaux France for a period of 10 years beginning January 2017 regarding the supply, implementation and operation of advertising media in the Nice, Cannes Mandelieu, Saint-Tropez and Sky Valet Paris-Le Bourget airports.

2ème Rencontres des Acteurs Economiques du Golfe de Saint-Tropez

L’Aéroport du Golfe de Saint-Tropez est fier de rassembler à nouveau tous les acteurs économiques du Golfe de Saint-Tropez sur le tarmac de leur aéroport

Terminal 1 gets a new look

4 new brands to delight shopaholics!

Summer 2016 schedule for Nice Côte d’Azur Airport

15 new scheduled routes, 107 destinations and 62 scheduled airlines: a record!

Le projet A-CDM

L’Aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur compte parmi les 20 plus grands aéroports européens dont la contribution est jugée essentielle pour la performance du réseau de navigation aérienne européen. 

2015: Record business aviation traffic on the French Riviera

In a complex economic and geopolitical context, the Aéroports de la Côte d'Azur (ACA) Group announcesanother record year for Business Aviation with 46,000 movements processed at its three airport hubs, Nice, Cannes and Saint-Tropez.

Le Groupe renforce ses engagements pour lutter contre le dérèglement climatique

Dans la lignée de la conférence Paris Climat 2015 et des résolutions de l’ACI-Europe*, le Groupe Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur(ACA) vient apporter sa contribution significative aux efforts des aéroports européens dans la lutte contre le réchauffement climatique.


As part of TFWA 2015, the annual international event for the duty-free industry, Nice Côte d’Azur Airport today communicates on the progress on its new commercial offering at Terminal 1, offering the Group Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur an entirely European heartbeat.

Acceptance of aircraft jet engines up to 35 tonnes

Effective au 1er octobre 2015, la levée de tonnage permettra le relèvement des avions turboréacteurs de 22 à 35 tonnes sur l’aéroport Cannes Mandelieu. Des avions plus performants, de nouvelle technologie et moins bruyants pourront désormais se poser sur l’aéroport cannois. De nouveaux porteurs dont les retombées sont nombreuses à la fois pour le Territoire, comme pour le développement de la plateforme et ses clients.

Destination Toronto ! A new direct long haul flight to Canada...

The Air Transat airline is strengthening its services to Canada by adding Toronto as a new scheduled long haul destination from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport.

Nice Côte d'Azur Airport summer traffic report 2015

NICE COTE D'AZUR AIRPORT SUMMER TRAFFIC REPORT 2015 proves to be an excellent year with 3 million passengers in JULY and AUGUST

La compagnie Wizzair annonce son arrivée sur l’Aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur

Ce 31 aout, la compagnie Wizzair annonce son arrivée sur l’Aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur, avec l’ouverture d’une nouvelle destination desservie en direct depuis Nice :Budapest, à compter du 11 Mars 2016, à raison de  2 vols / semaine : le lundi et vendredi.

Forum des entreprises 2015

Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur est heureux de vous convier au Forum 2015 "Travailler avec Aéroports de la Côte d'Azur". Le mercredi 24 juin 2015 à 18h au Centre d'Affaires Terminal 1

Accès et plans 

Inauguration d'une aire de jeux pour enfants sur le thème du Parc Alpha

L’Aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur et le Département des Alpes-Maritimes ont aménagé un espace destiné aux enfants au sein du Terminal 2, afin de mieux faire connaître les activités du Parc Alpha...


Après les offres restauration (engagements sur 11 ans – 2015/2026), duty free (engagements sur 7 ans – 2015/2022), gastronomie (engagements sur 7 ans – 2015/2022) et souvenirs chics (engagements sur 7 ans – 2015/2022) luxe et mode (engagements sur 7 ans 2016/2023), le Groupe Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur poursuit son ambitieux programme de refonte des terminaux et de renouvellement de son offre commerciale avec une offre HIGH TECH qui se pose à Nice !

Sky Valet annonce l’acquisition de Gestair FBO

Sky Valet , marque FBO spécialisée dans les services d’assistance en escale pour l’aviation d’affaires du Groupe Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur, annonce l’acquisition à 100% de « Gestair FBO », pionnier de l’aviation d’affaires en Europe et n°1 de l’aviation d’affaires en Espagne. Sky Valet devient ainsi un acteur européen indépendant de tout opérateur aérien.

The new Summer destinations

In all 137 roots connecting Nice to 101destinations(34 countries) are available for Côte d'Azur residents and French and foreign visitors this summer.This network is operated by 56 scheduled airlines offering an average of 200 flights out  of Nice every day (1,320 weekly).

Appels d’offres Duty Free, Gastronomie et Souvenirs chics.

Le Groupe Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur a lancé, fin 2014, un important programme de refonte des terminaux de l’aéroport de Nice avec deux ambitions...

An exciting new range of catering services

As part of its ambitious renovation of the terminals at the Nice platform, in the early summer of 2014, the Aéroports Côte d'Azur Group launched a consultation to renew passenger and staff catering services.

L’Europe soutient à hauteur de 100 M€ l’extension et la modernisation de l’Aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur

L’extension et la modernisation de l’Aéroport Nice Côte d’Azur sont au coeur du contrat de financement de 100 millions d’euros signé ce vendredi matin 21 novembre par Dominique Thillaud, Président du Directoire d’Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur, et Philippe de Fontaine Vive, Vice-Président de la Banque Européenne d’Investissement (BEI).

A world first: the first electrical bus with unlimited range and no heavy infrastructure runs at Nice-Côte d’Azur Airport

Nice, 7 November 2014 - Since last 17 October, the first "opportunity charging" electrical bus with unlimited range, equipped with PVI's WATT system, is being tested at Nice Cote d'Azur airport, linking terminals 1 and 2.

Une politique environnementale renforcée

Aujourd’hui, Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur est fier de présenter un nouvel espace dédié aux Riverains venant conforter l’axe de concertation commun aux trois plateformes de Nice, Cannes Mandelieu et Saint-Tropez, qui partagent une même politique environnementale.

Videos to watch

All the Nice Côte d'Azur Airport videos and reports are to be found here

Publications and Editing

Find all Publications & Editing of Aéroports de la Côte d'Azur here (PDF).