banner image

Nice Côte d’Azur Airport by Private Jet

Overview summary

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.

For private jet hire to or from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport call us on +44 (0)20 7100 6960 (24 hours).

Exclusive offer - City Pairs 2019

Discover our fixed and exclusive pricing to & from Nice Cote d'Azur this summer - and other popular route pairs in Europe.

  • Fly between London & Nice for €7,000 in a Nextant 400XTi
  • Fly between Nice & Moscow in a Legacy 600 for €36,000
  • Other popular routes to & from London, Paris, Geneva, Milan, Rome, Palma, Mykonos, Marrakech & Ibiza

See all routes & prices at or contact us (24/7) on +44 (0)20 7282 4926

Private Jet Charter Prices – Nice Côte d'Azur Airport

See typical private jet charter pricing below for popular private jet routes to Nice Côte d'Azur Airport.

Search for pricing for your itinerary using our Flight Search. Or for personalised pricing and advice on private jet or helicopter charter to or from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, contact our Flight Team (24 hours) on +44 (0)20 7100 6960.

London Luton – Nice Côte d'Azur – London Luton (3 night return)
Aircraft: Cessna 510 Mustang
Seats: 4
Flight Time: 2 Hours
Estimate charter price: £13,250

King Air

Paris Le Bourget – Nice Côte d'Azur – Paris Le Bourget (3 night return)
Aircraft: Beech BE90 King Air
Seats: 6
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
Lat: 43.6617N
Long: -7.2167E
Elevation: 12ft
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.

Search for private jet prices online - Nice Côte d'Azur Airport

Find private flight prices online for private jet charter to or from Nice Airport on the French Riviera with our private jet cost calculator.

FBO Gallery

Nice Cote D'azur Runway Length

Nice Cote D'azur Airport in Nice, France has a runway length of 9712 feet and is suitable for Small props, Small Jets, Medium Jets, Long Range Jets, Regional Airliners, Large Airliners .

Back to top

Contact our expert flight team 24/7

Get the latest weekly news with destinations, aircraft updates and offers
Download the PrivateFly app
  • © 2019 PrivateFly

We use cookies and similar technologies on this website

This website uses cookies for proper site navigation and to recognise repeat visits and site preferences. Learn more about cookies and view our complete policy on the use of cookies in our Cookie Policy. By clicking “Accept” on this banner, or by continued use of our site, you consent to the use of cookies.