Sophia Antipolis - Travel by plane
Nice Côte d'Azur airport is the second international gateway in France. It has two Terminals. Terminal 1 is for international flights and Terminal 2 for domestic flights.
The planes Nice-Paris were so busy that Air France decided to organize hourly flights. It is called "La Navette Air France".
The airport is located near the sea and only at 5 km from Nice Center. From Sophia-Antipolis to Nice Côte d'Azur airport you need thirty minutes by motorway A8.
For more information on Nice's airport :
Cannes - Mandelieu Airport is reserved for private flights
If you want to capture scenic views by air, take the airlines Air St Tropez, which shuttles between Nice and La Mole five times a day, and French Riviera Airways, which flies from Cannes-Mandelieu airport.
For more information:
Air St Tropez
Tel: + 33 (0)4 9455 7602
French Riviera Airways:
Tel: + 33 (0)4 9319 0297
There are a number of helicopter companies in the region that serve the main cities and towns, departing from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport.