The wonderful climate attracts millions of tourists to the country of the world famous wines. France is also popular with the French themselves due to the great diversity of the country. French residents book like others, vacations to the city of love (Paris) and the beautiful coast (Côte d’Azur). Many of the French airports are located close to the Mediterranean Sea. However, the largest airports are situated around Paris. Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and Paris Orly Airport are the two busiest airports in France. Nevertheless, the other airports in France also becoming more and more popular by the rise of low-cost carriers. Detailed information can be obtained at this page.

Practical information about France:

Time zone: Central European Time +1
Currency: euro
National Day: 14 July
Airport: aéroport

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What are the busiest airports in France?

Airport IATA Passengers
Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport CDG 76,150,007
Paris Orly Airport ORY 31,853,049
Nice Airport NCE 14,485,423
Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport LYS 11,739,600
Marseille Airport MRS 10,151,743
Toulouse Blagnac Airport TLS 9,620,224
Bordeaux Airport BOD 7,703,135
Nantes Airport NTE 7,227,411
Paris Beauvais Airport BVA 3,983,250
Réunion Roland Garros Airport RUN 2,488,014
Lille Airport LIL 2,189,221
Montpellier Airport MPL 1,935,631
Ajaccio Airport AJA 1,618,723
Bastia Airport BIA 1,559,492
Strasbourg Airport SXB 1,301,886
Brest Bretagne Airport BES 1,236,121
Biarritz Airport BIQ 1,066,204
Rennes Bretagne Airport RNS 851,976
Figari South Corsica Airport FSC 748,652
Toulon-Hyères Airport TLN 507,199
Bergerac Airport EGC 285,182 offers free airport information through its own websites and partners. The use of this data is only permitted for non-commercial purposes, provided that the source is mentioned. Use for commercial purposes requires permission from, see the disclaimer.