The Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur region is easily accessible from the rest of France and Europe thanks to a variety of different rail, maritime, air and motorway networks.
Getting here by air
2 international airports – Nice Côte d’Azur and Marseille Provence.
Nice Côte d’Azur: France’s 2nd largest after Paris, the airport offers direct flights to 103 destinations in 35 countries with 58 airlines. 11 million passengers in 2012.
Marseille Provence offers flights to 105 destinations in 38 countries, with 25 connections per day with Paris. Ryanair’s leading French base in 2006 and Air France’s leading Provence base in 2011.
2 European airports:
Toulon-Hyères: Flights to 12 French and European cities including Liverpool, London City, London Stansted, Rotterdam and Brussels.
Avignon Provence with flights to Exeter, Southampton, Birmingham and London City.
Getting here by train
There are 10 train stations in the Provence Côte d’Azur region that are served by TGV Méditerranée.
- Aix en Provence
- Marseille St Charles,
- Les Arcs-Draguignan,
- St Raphaël-Valescure,
- Nice city
For more information on the French rail network, please visit: SNCF
Getting here by boat
Marseille, Toulon and Nice ports
Regular connections with other Mediterranean ports.
Timetables and bookings on: SNCM
Getting here by car
Extremely well-developed motorway network.