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 72,229,723
Paris Orly Airport ORY 33,120,685
Nice Airport NCE 13,850,561
Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport LYS 11,037,413
Toulouse Blagnac Airport TLS 9,630,308
Marseille Airport MRS 9,390,371
Bordeaux Airport BOD 6,799,572
Nantes Airport NTE 6,199,181
Paris Beauvais Airport BVA 3,787,086
Réunion Roland Garros Airport RUN 2,475,116
Lille Airport LIL 2,078,549
Montpellier Airport MPL 1,879,963
Ajaccio Airport AJA 1,673,308
Bastia Airport BIA 1,525,143
Strasbourg Airport SXB 1,297,177
Biarritz Airport BIQ 1,183,635
Brest Bretagne Airport BES 1,104,699
Rennes Bretagne Airport RNS 856,791
Figari South Corsica Airport FSC 756,454
Toulon-Hyères Airport TLN 570,140
Bergerac Airport EGC 286,456 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.