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 69,471,442
Paris Orly Airport ORY 32,042,375
Nice Airport NCE 13,304,782
Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport LYS 10,280,192
Toulouse Blagnac Airport TLS 9,264,661
Marseille Airport MRS 9,002,086
Bordeaux Airport BOD 6,203,824
Nantes Airport NTE 4,778,967
Paris Beauvais Airport BVA 3,646,523
Réunion Roland Garros Airport RUN 2,251,378
Lille Airport LIL 1,905,608
Montpellier Airport MPL 1,849,410
Bastia Airport BIA 1,400,632
Strasbourg Airport SXB 1,207,291
Biarritz Airport BIQ 1,190,991
Brest Bretagne Airport BES 1,045,745
Toulon-Hyères Airport TLN 472,291
Rennes Bretagne Airport RNS
Bergerac Airport EGC
Figari South Corsica Airport FSC
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