Montpellier–Méditerranée Airport

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Montpellier–Méditerranée Airport
Aéroport de Montpellier–Méditerranée
Airport type Public
Operator S.A Aéroport de Montpellier Méditerranée
Serves Montpellier, France
Location Mauguio, France
Elevation AMSL 17 ft / 5 m
Coordinates 43°34′35″N 003°57′47″E / 43.57639°N 3.96306°E / 43.57639; 3.96306Coordinates: 43°34′35″N 003°57′47″E / 43.57639°N 3.96306°E / 43.57639; 3.96306
Location of Languedoc-Roussillon region in France
Location of Languedoc-Roussillon region in France
LFMT is located in Languedoc-Roussillon
Location of airport in Languedoc-Roussillon region
Direction Length Surface
m ft
13L/31R 2,600 8,530
13R/31L 1,100 3,609 Asphalt
Source: French AIP[1]

Montpellier–Méditerranée Airport or Aéroport de Montpellier–Méditerranée (IATA: MPLICAO: LFMT), also known as Fréjorgues Airport, is an airport in southern France. It is located 7 km (4 nautical miles) east-southeast of Montpellier[1] in Mauguio, in the Hérault department of the Languedoc-Roussillon region in France.

The airport carries the 10th largest number of passengers in France (over 1.18 million in 2010). There are five airlines that operate year-round at the airport, and several others that operate seasonally or provide charter flights. A campus of the École nationale de l'aviation civile (French civil aviation university) is also located at the airport.


The airport resides at an elevation of 17 feet (5 m) above mean sea level. It has two asphalt paved runways: 13L/31R is 2,600 by 50 metres (8,530 ft × 164 ft) and 13R/31L is 1,100 by 30 metres (3,609 ft × 98 ft).[1]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airlines Destinations
Aer Riata Seasonal: Belfast-Aldergrove
Air Algérie Seasonal: Algiers, Oran
Air Arabia Maroc Casablanca, Fes, Nador
Air France Paris–Charles de Gaulle, Paris–Orly
Air France
operated by HOP!
Lyon, Nantes
operated by Alitalia CityLiner
Brussels Airlines Seasonal: Brussels
easyJet London–Gatwick
Seasonal: Basel/Mulhouse, Rome–Fiumicino, London–Luton
operated by Eurowings
Seasonal: Düsseldorf
Lufthansa Regional
operated by Lufthansa CityLine
Norwegian Air Shuttle Seasonal: Copenhagen
Royal Air Maroc Casablanca [2]
Ryanair Charleroi, Hahn
Seasonal: Birmingham, Leeds/Bradford
Scandinavian Airlines Seasonal: Copenhagen Seasonal: Rotterdam
Volotea Nantes, Strasbourg
Seasonal: Ajaccio, Lille

Ground transport[edit]

  • Bus route 120 (the "Airport Shuttle") runs between Place de l’Europe tramway station and the Airport along Avenue Pierre Mendès-France.[3]
  • ÉcoPôle and Parc Expo are the closest tramway stations, but the stations are a long walk from the passenger terminal.


  1. ^ a b c LFMT – MONTPELLIER MÉDITERRANÉE (PDF). AIP from French Service d'information aéronautique, effective 26 Jun 2014.
  2. ^ "Royal Air Maroc Modifies Planned New European Routes in S14". Airline Route. 6 November 2013. Archived from the original on 6 November 2013. 
  3. ^ Aéroport Montpellier Méditerranée,

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