Now that the weather is starting to warm up, people can start planning their spring and summer getaways. Nice Côte d’Azur Airport recently announced that it will offer an extensive network of destinations, close to what was offered before the pandemic, from Sunday 27 March.
Terminal 1 to Nice airport will soon reopen its doors, with the best sanitary conditions in place. The airport will offer 106 flights from 52 airlines (18 French flights and 89 international flights including 8 long-haul flights) to 41 different countries. This number is close to the number of pre-pandemic flights: Nice Côte d’Azur Airport offered a network of 121 destinations to 44 countries in the summer of 2019.
More direct flights available
Many passengers were eagerly awaiting the long-haul flights, which will finally make their way return with eight direct connections. Air Canada and Air Transat will connect Nice to Montreal.
Delta Airlines will offer a daily flight to New York JFK, while La Compagnie and United Airlines will connect Nice to Newark daily. In addition, Gulf Air will operate for the first time in Nice and will open a route to Bahrain.
Kuwait Airways will fly to Kuwait, with a stopover in Rome Fiumicino, and Emirates will fly direct to Dubai.
Nice Côte d’Azur will retain its position as the second airport in France to offer long-haul seatswith 380,000 places offered.
the new additions which will soon be available at the airport signify a resumption of the pandemic, as well as the continued attractiveness of the Côte d’Azur region.
Five airlines will operate in Nice for the first time: Condor, to Düsseldorf and Frankfurt, Icelandair, to Reykjavik, Fly One, to Chisinau, United Airlines, which adds a third long-haul flight to New York and Gulf Air.
Seven new destinations will also be added to the list of airports: Bahrain, Heraklion, Cluj, Reykjavik, Southampton, Tirana and Valencia.