Aéroport de Nancy-Essey (ENC) is one of minor airports, territorially situated in the region “Grand Est”, department Meurthe-et-Moselle (commune of Tomblaine). Airport is at a distance only of 4 km away from the city Nancy- the administrative center of this beautiful wooded region Meurthe-et-Moselle crossed by 3 rivers. It seems to be the main Airport in Nancy, but actually it does not. Started from 1991 commercial airline traffic was realized from new Metz-Nancy-Lorraine Airport. Therefore, today Nancy Essay Airport accepts only internal domestic flights. It usually starts 2 hours in advance and ends 40 minutes before the boarding time. Predominantly, passenger air transportation is carried out by the Air France Airbuses.
Spot of history
Nancy Essay Airport has been used as a military utility airport in 1920-1930. However the airfield proved to be too small, therefore it founded closed until the World War II events. Relatively undamaged the airfield was liberated under the German occupation by American intervention. Later on the airfield by military use was involved to support the numerous command and in the end of was returned to local French authorities. Reconstruction works lasted for years, but finally commercial use resumed in the period 1950s to 1991 and once Nancy Essay Airport served over 50.000 passengers per year. Nowadays, by having a large pilot training school history, airport opens its doors also for pleasure flights, private charters and pilot preparations.
Facilities and infrastructure of the Nancy Essay Airport
The airport represents a compact and easy reach terminal building with check-in area and arrivals facilities as well as departure area for boarding. Aéroport de Nancy-Essey welcomes guests: Weekdays: 9:00 -19:00; Weekends & bank holidays: 9:00-12:00 & 14:00-19:00. *Besides, over and above these hours- only as per preliminary request. The infrastructure includes a restaurant, do not hesitate to come and discover delicious food in an aeronautical atmosphere!
There are various training school, chose yours and do you first microlight flying! The Aéropôle also has a restaurant on site. Reopening shortly, stay connected so you don’t miss the inauguration! Nancy Essay Airport offers a wide variety of professional services:
• What about a high end jet for up to 6 passengers? Lorraine Aviation provide its experienced services starting from 2,400 euros for an hour’s flying!
• Dry leasing for your private plane for an affordable prices! Less than 1000 euros per hour’s flying. Chose one or all 3 aircrafts available, thus note, that the pilot service is not included in the mentioned price.
• Enjoy offered activities with your family, take introductory flights or flying lessons! L’AERO CLUB DE L’EST is ready to assist you to make you first aircraft to take off and land!
• Still afraid to fly? Aéropôle Grand Nancy Tomblaine offers you an opportunity to piloting while staying on the ground with LOR’N’AIR, break down your fear of flying with an experienced instructor and plane simulator!
• Do you have an aspiration for plane construction? So CONSTRUIRE RENOVER VOLER association will gladly welcome you in its amateur plane construction club.
• Even for Karting lovers there is a KARTING OUTDOOR circuit!
Private transfer services to and from Nancy Essay 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! In the case when you need just relax and do not spend your precious time while organizing all necessary routes, be encouraged to book a private transfer in advance.
Shared transfers to and from Nancy Essay 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 Nancy Essay Airport.
Airport taxis to and from Nancy Essay Airport
For Taxis, visit Nancy taxis website and please, get acquainted with estimated cost from Nancy train station to the Airport of near EUR 20.
Train to and from Nancy Essay Airport
Being a city center Airport, it is situated not far from Nancy station (for more info have familiarized with SNCF website https://www.sncf.com/fr ). From Nancy railway station a comfortable TGV high speed train will bring you to Paris in 90 minutes.
Nancy Essay Airport Car Rental
Find your car rent office in Nancy. The Airport can be reached easily via A31 or A4 motorways. If GPS does not show the route, just follow the signs for “Aéroport Nancy-Essey". Drive to Luxembourg City? Only 1 hour road to the north from Nancy Essay Airport to reach Luxembourg as well as 1 hour drive to the east in order to reach Germany.
Official IATA code: ENC
Address: Angle Avenue de Brigachtal et, Rue Christian Moench, 54270 Essey-lès-Nancy
• Phone: +33 (0) 3 83 21 56 90
• Fax: +33 (0) 3 83 29 06 19
The handling agent at Nancy Essay Airport is Air France
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