Ajaccio Airport is the largest airport in Corsica in terms of passenger numbers. It is named after Napoleon Bonaparte, who was born in Ajaccio on 15 August 1769.
Where is Ajaccio Airport situated?
Ajaccio Airport is located east of the city. By road, you can reach the airport via the T21 Territoriale and ‘Route de Campo Dell Oro’.
How many terminals does Ajaccio Airport have?
The airport has one small and efficient terminal. On the ground floor of the terminal you will find the Arrivals hall on the left and check-in desks 1 to 19 on the right. Ajaccio Airport has six boarding gates, namely Embarquement International Porte A, B and Embarquement National C, D, E, F.
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The distance from Ajaccio Airport to the centre of Ajaccio is 7 kilometres. By car, it takes 15 minutes to get to the centre of Ajaccio.
From AJA Airport to Ajaccio City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Ajaccio Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Ajaccio Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Ajaccio Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Ajaccio Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Ajaccio is about € 20.-. Book your taxi at Ajaccio Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From AJA Airport to Ajaccio City centre by Taxi
At Ajaccio Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Europcar, Hertz, Sixt, National (Enterprise Holdings), Alamo (Enterprise Holdings) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Ajaccio Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Ajaccio Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Air Corsica
- Air France
- Brussels Airlines
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Ajaccio
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Hôtel-Demeure Les Mouettes - Chateaux et Hotels Collection, Ajaccio
Ideally located in the gulf of Ajaccio, with direct access to a small beach, Hôtel-Demeure Les Mouettes is a charming 19th-century house. Stay in one of the hotel's large rooms, some with terraces providing superb views of the gulf.
Things to do
It is possible to book tours in the city and near Ajaccio Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Corsica: Half-Day Aquatic Hiking Adventure in Gravona
Get an adrenaline rush and experience the rugged landscape of Corsica from a different perspective on an aquatic hiking adventure suitable for the entire family. Jump from rocks, fly through the forest on zip lines and swim or float around in water!
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