Riviera airport picks up pace

Nice Airport has announced a complete reopening of Terminal 2 this month in an effort to get holiday travellers safely where they need to be.

Nice Côte d’Azur airport fully reopened Terminal 2 on 1st December with a full roster of both international and domestic flights.

The airport now serves 55 destinations in 24 countries with 583 flights per week.

Amongst the 29 airlines operating out the airport, Air France and easyJet both have several destinations available for passengers.

EasyJet serves 41 routes from Nice including Paris, Lille, Bordeaux, Biarritz, Nantes, Rennes and Toulouse domestically, and a host of international destinations such as Barcelona, Berlin, Amsterdam, Rome, Lisbon, Geneva, and London, to name but a few.

Air France will be flying several domestic flights to French cities such as Caen, Biarritz, Bordeaux, Lille, Lyon, Paris, Rennes and Strasbourg several times daily.

Before flying, passengers are reminded that health regulations are still in effect and that masks are obligatory and social distancing is in effect at all times whilst in the terminal and on the planes.

For destinations that require negative Covid tests upon arrival, the airport is offering antigen testing at the airport. The testing room is available to all passengers from four hours up to 90 minutes before flying and is open Monday to Friday from 8am to 2pm. The tests are valid for 72 hours, fulfilling the requirement for most destinations.

Photo credit: Aeroports de la Côte d’Azur