"Nice Cote d'Azur Airport...." Nice Transportation Tip by viajeromaga

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Nice Cote d'Azur Airport. Located 7km (4m) west of the town centre. : The airport has banks, currency exchange facilities and ATMs in both Terminals. Terminal 1 has a full service post office, pharmacy and medical centre, and doctors on call 24 hours a day (by dialling 13 on any courtesy phone). Restaurants, cafeterias and bars are also available in both Terminals, as are gifts shops, newsagents and duty-free shopping.
The airport has good road links to Nice, Monaco and Italy via the Promenade des Anglais, to Cannes and Antibes on the Autoroute (motorway) A8, RN (national road) 98, or RN 7, and to Digne and Grenoble on RN 202. Buses (tel: 4 93 21 30 83) provide connections of varying frequency to all the main towns on the Riviera and in south-east France including Nice (every 15 minutes), Monaco, Cannes, Toulon (two per day), Aix-en-Provence, Marseille and Avignon. Taxis (tel: 4 93 13 78 78) are readily available to all destinations, located outside both Terminals; motorway tolls may be added to your fare. SNCF national train services run to and from the airport every 30 minutes from Cannes Gare St Laurent du Var and every 45 minutes from Nice (Gare Nice Ville). Helicopter transfers to Cannes and St. Tropez can be arranged at the airport. Car ferries from Nice's central port to various towns in Corsica depart three times a day during the height of the summer season and five times a week during the rest of the year.

Type: Airplane

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Aug 24, 2002
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