Saint-Etienne-Boutheon Airport Transfers

Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport

Saint-Étienne Bouthéon Airport (EBU), also known as Bouthéon airport- is one of unscheduled international airports of France, territorially situated in France region Rhône-Alpes (commune Andrézieux-Bouthéon), department Loire, serves the city of Saint-Étienne (17 km distance). The mentioned Rhône-Alpes region represents 10 % of the population of France. Ryanair and Pegasus Airlines as low-cost airlines were the last scheduled air companies in Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport serving until 2018, so currently there is no regular flights at all, with the exception of charter flights to Mediterranean holidays destinations. As regards Regular flights, the project is still under consideration, thus the aerodrome welcomes Business flights, offers Helicopter flights (HélicoLoire) and freight flights.

Facilities and infrastructure of the Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport

The airport represents a terminal building with terminal entrances to reach check-in areas and arrivals facilities as well as departure area for boarding with both international and domestic gates. All passengers are invited to arrive at the airport 1.5 hours prior to their flight in the case when they have hold luggage, if not, kindly be present 1 hour prior to the flight. The infrastructure of the Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport allows finding the gates easily and includes many services and facilities:

Information desk is located in the terminal between arrivals and departures, customer-friendly personnel are at your disposal for any assistance needed.

Services for people with reduced mobility: Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport is well equipped with elevators, special toilets, washrooms, telephone kiosks, 8 parking places, as well as offers wheelchair accessibility for the passengers with reduced mobility. For appropriate assistance all passengers must indicate the nature of disability (reduced mobility, visually impaired, hearing impaired…), the degree of assistance required and your specific needs during the flight as well as the international code according to the international classification at least 36 hours before the flight. 

Free Parking: Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport offers 250 parking spaces free of charge 24/7 which are next to the terminal entrance. There is also a "minute stop" area just in front of the airport. There are 8 adapted parking spaces for passengers with reduced mobility. Aircraft parking is free of charge for charter flights.

Aerodrome offers a wide variety of professional services, come and discover Rhône-Alpes from the sky. Enjoy offered activities with your family, take flying lessons in the Flying club! Aéroclub de Saint-Etienne Andrézieux-Bouthéon is ready to assist you to make you first aircraft to take off and land, break down your fear of flying with an experienced instructor or get some theory courses! Contact +33(0)4 77 36 56 09. Saint-Etienne Boutheon 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! Airport restaurant welcomes you whether for a lunch break, for a snack or for a drink 7 days a week and provides a wide range of services, business meals as well as regional specialties. Conference rooms. Rent your meeting room or office at the airport: +33(0)4 77 55 71 71.

Private transfer services to and from Saint-Etienne Boutheon 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, your private transfer from Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport will take you through its beautiful Loire gorges, port of Saint-Victor, Firminy or the Pilat natural park. Our local drivers are proud and happy to work here, they can bring you to one of the most beautiful villages in France- Sainte Croix en-Jarez. They know the streets of Saint Etienne and the surrounding areas like their own backs, only 1 hour ride and you are in Lyon! With a Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport 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. Book a car through us is the best way for you, because buses, metro or other public transfer options are usually associated with more effort and also act as a deterrent for visitors. If you book a convenient airport private transfer service for your next trip to Saint-Etienne, you will sit back and enjoy right from the beginning. The stressful arrival or departure is up to your driver.

Shared transfers to and from Saint-Etienne Boutheon 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 Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport.

Go to and from Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport

The airport provides schedules for taxis services +33 (0)4 77 48 42 50. A taxi ride from Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport to the city center takes about 30 minutes. There is a shuttle between Saint Etienne city and Lyon city, visit The route will take only 5 minutes if you get a train either from Andrezieux or Bouthéon train stations, ask about schedules from TER: +33 (0)8 91 67 68 00 (Payline 0,22 € /min).

Baggage Services in Saint-Etienne Boutheon 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. And please, never leave your baggage alone!

Contact information

Official IATA code: EBU

Address: 42160 Andrézieux-Bouthéon, France 

Contact number:

Phone: +33 (0)4 77 55 71 71 

Fax: +33 (0)4 77 55 71 78


Official Website:

The handling agents at Saint-Etienne Boutheon Airport are:

• Pegasus Airlines, Ryanair Airlines, Air-France, Air Méditerranée, Tunisair, Aigle Azur, Luxair, NetJets, Regional, Aeroflot, Tassili airline, Air Corsica, Atlas Atlantique Airlines. 

Nearest airports:

• Lyon Airport (54 km and 65 km) 

• Le Puy Airport (65 km) 

• Grenoble Airport (83 km)

• Valence Airport (87 km)

• Clermont-Ferrand Airport (93 km)