Avignon – Provence Airport
|Avignon Provence Airport|
Aéroport Avignon Provence
|Elevation AMSL||124 ft / 38 m|
|Coordinates||43°54′24″N 004°54′07″E / 43.90667°N 4.90194°ECoordinates: 43°54′24″N 004°54′07″E / 43.90667°N 4.90194°E|
Location of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region in France
Avignon Provence Airport (French: Aéroport Avignon Provence, IATA: AVN, ICAO: LFMV) is an airport located in the city of Avignon and 4 kilometres (2 mi) west of Caumont-sur-Durance, in the Vaucluse department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in France.
The airport resides at an elevation of 38 metres (125 ft) above mean sea level. It has one paved runway designated 17/35 which measures 1,880 by 45 metres (6,168 ft × 148 ft). It also has a two parallel grass runways: 17R/35L measuring 700 by 50 metres (2,297 ft × 164 ft) and 17L/35R measuring 250 by 20 metres (820 ft × 66 ft). The shorter grass runway is for use by ultralight aircraft.
Airlines and destinations
All scheduled flights out of Avignon airport are seasonal flights to the UK.
|Flybe||Seasonal: Birmingham, Southampton|
There are rapid bus connections to several even distant parts of Provence, and into Avignon. Some require the bus company to be phoned 48 hours before arrival to ensure collection.
- LFMV – Avignon Caumont. AIP from French Service d'information aéronautique, effective 16 August 2018.
- "IATA Location Code Search (AVN – City: Avignon, Airport: Caumont)". International Air Transport Association. Retrieved 22 December 2012.
- "Distance and heading from Caumont-sur-Durance (43°53'44"N 04°56'49"E) to LFMV (43°54'24"N 04°54'07"E)". Great Circle Mapper. 22 December 2012.