Aéroport Avignon Provence (AVN) - is one of minor airports, territorially situated in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, department Vaucluse (commune of Caumont-sur-Durance). Airport is at a distance only of 11km away from the city Avignon. The management of the Airport has been entrusted to Edeis Company, which in its long term projects included the development of business aviation and VIP services. So in the case when you need a private aircraft to your desired destination in comfort and safety, Phénix Aviation’s pilots are at your disposal 24/7.
Spot of history
The Aerodrome Avignon-Caumont was created in 1937, thus its first flight was in 1948. During the next years new towel was constructed, Aero Club facilities, redevelopment and extension works, VIP Business Aviation orientation. In 2014 Cityjet Air Company realized flights to Amsterdam and Ajaccio, thus today the only scheduled flights are with Flybe to the UK.
Facilities and infrastructure of the Avignon-Caumont Airport
The airport represents the terminal building with entrances to reach check-in areas and arrivals facilities, departure area for boarding and departure lounges, one paved runway. All passengers are invited to arrive at the airport 2 hours prior to their flight.
Information desk is located in the terminal building, customer-friendly personnel are at your disposal for any assistance needed.
UM service: Avignon Provence Airport makes every effort to facilitate the boarding for unaccompanied minor passengers, do not forget to inform Flybe in good time. The child must have valid identity documents, be ensured, staff will accompany your child to the plane and board in priority.
Services for people with reduced mobility: Avignon-Caumont Airport is well equipped with elevators, special toilets. For appropriate assistance all passengers must indicate the nature of disability, the degree of assistance required and your specific needs during the flight as well as the international code according to the international classification 48 hours before the flight.
Wifi: Take this advantage and connect to the free WIFI at the airport. Connect to Internet access and stay always up to date with the latest news, surf the net and take pictures.
Parking: Avignon Provence Airport has 3 parking divisions next to the terminal entrance (P1, P2, P3), the first 30 minutes are free of charge (regular tariffs start from 1.50€/according to hours or days needed). The Airport guests can adjust tickets at automatic payment machines in the Terminal building only by credit card method. P3 zone is reserved for car rental agencies. There are 8 spaces available for people with reduced mobility on all car parks. For each car space, you can use the help button in order to call for assistance needed (for details: + 33 (0)4 90 81 51 15).
Avignon Provence Aerodrome offers a wide variety of professional services, come and discover Provence from the sky:
• Enjoy offered activities with your family, take flying lessons in the flying school! Vaucluse Flying Club is ready to assist you to make you first aircraft to take off and land! Tel: +33 (0)4 90 84 17 17/ http://www.aeroclubvauclusien.com
• ULM - Air baptism, break down your fear of flying with an experienced instructor! Discovery or introduction flights, flight training, just take appointment by calling +33 (0)6 17 663 952 or email email@example.com / website: www.vaucluse-ulm.com
Tours Avignon-Caumont Airport building is equipped with maximum consideration for the needs of travelers. Do not hesitate to come and discover delicious food in an aeronautical atmosphere! Restaurant Le Secret welcomes you whether for a lunch break, for a regional specialties, for a snack or for a drink (for menu and prices contact +33 (0)6 62 73 00 83). There are also 3 restaurants Restaurant Le Courte Paille, Mamma mia (outside, just near the Aero Club), Best Western Paradou (restaurant and hotel complex).
Private transfer services to and from Avignon-Caumont Airport
After a long flight, when you arrive at the airport, all you will need is a private airport transfer right to your reserved hotel or any desired destination in this new unfamiliar country. Your first step should be booking your airport transfer in advance, in order not to overpay to the uncommon taxis and enjoy “meet and greet” service. The private transfers are available every day regardless of the time or the season and will always provide qualified and punctual services. Private transfer is the best and easiest way to begin your vacation smoothly and to ensure a service that will match your expectations and needs! It may look uneasy to find a convenient transfer company, check out by comparing the companies you can find the best price for airport transfer. “Why should I choose a private transfer”? On the way to your destination, you can already see this beautiful city with a rich historical past. Your transfer from Avignon-Caumont Airport will take you through its beautiful bridge Pont d'Avignon, Palace of the Popes, the garden of the Rocher des Doms. Our drivers know every street of the city and the surrounding area like their own backs. With a Avignon-Caumont Airport private shuttle services, you can get to the city center and see the best sights, cultural attractions and go for shopping. Booking an airport private transfer in advance is the best way to get to your accommodation in the quickest, most convenient way, whether on business or vacation, with friends or family. We make your private transfer enjoyable and easy, with a fast and secure online booking system. All our vehicles are clean and in good condition and are available 7 days a week, all year round. Definitely, our drivers are polite, very experienced and talk only about the most essential things about your trip. The stressful arrival or departure is up to your driver.
Shared transfers to and from Avignon-Caumont Airport
If you wish to save money, you are planning a company outing- just find your shared transfer, your driver and your transfer’s companion, consider to share your ride with more people or simply join another one’s trip. Nothing is as good for team spirit as a shared experience. Platform apps are a useful way to get to your destination at a reduced cost comparing to the other options, so go ahead and reserve your private shared transfer to and from Avignon-Caumont Airport.
Airport taxis to and from Avignon-Caumont Airport
At the Avignon-Caumont Airport building you can find Radio Taxis Avignon service 24/7 by +33 (0)4 90 82 20 20. A taxi ride from Avignon-Caumont Airport to the Avignon city center takes about 25 minutes and will cost approximatively 25€ (daytime) / 32€ (night hours).
Shuttle Bus to and from Avignon-Caumont Airport
Kindly be informed that there are few bus connections to several parts of Avignon into Provence, follow this link http://www.tcra.fr and find your itinerary and timetable. Bus 30 will bring you to and from Avignon Provence Airport in 59 minutes. In order to avoid using public transport, as you are quickly overwhelmed in a new city and people probably speak another language, choose a direct transfer from the airport to the city. Whether traveling for business or leisure, we offer a convenient and affordable airport shuttle service from Avignon Provence Airport.
Train to and from Avignon-Caumont Airport
Being a city center Airport, it is situated not far from Avignon station (for more info have familiarized with https://en.oui.sncf).
Avignon-Caumont Airport Car Rental
If you prefer to travel alone in the city or in the Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur region and you want to explore it for yourself, to see the most iconic holiday’s locations in surrounding cities like Marseille, Montpellier, and Nimes you can book a car online in advance on a schedule that suits you. Compare and choose the best option between the most trusted car rental companies, such as the following 3 car rent offices available at the Avignon-Caumont Airport Arrivals 7 days a week from 09h-21h30:
• SIXT: +33 (0)4 90 84 05 74 / www.sixt.fr
• Europcar: +33 (0)3 89 08 61 21/ www.europcar.fr
• Enterprise: +33 (0)4 90 27 30 07
The Airport can be reached easily via Motorway A7. If GPS does not show the route, just follow the signs for direction Avignon.
Baggage Services at the Avignon-Caumont Airport
In order to prevent delays and to avoid having your items confiscated, prepare liquids for security checks. You must also separately present all large electronic devices: laptops, large digital cameras, DVD readers. Prepare your luggage before boarding, be aware about items prohibited on the aeroplane, in the hold and the cabin. You can find luggage trolleys in front of the terminal building. And please, never leave your baggage alone!
Hand luggage. You can carry 1 piece of cabin baggage per person, total dimensions must not exceed 115cm, for details, see you air company restrictions.
Pet’s transportation. Please be aware that on Flybe flights either in the hold or in the cabin, the transport of animals is not allowed. Contact Flybe if there is a guide dog for appropriate assistance.
Official IATA code: AVN
Address: 100 rue Marise Bastié, 84140 Avignon, France
• Phone: +33 (0)4 90 81 51 51
Official Website: http://www.avignon.aeroport.fr
The only regular scheduled air company at Avignon Provence Airport is:
• Nimes Airport (42 km)
• Marseille Airport (58 km)
• Montpellier Airport (84 km)
• Valence Airport (112 km)