Avignon – Provence Airport
|Avignon - Provence Airport
|IATA: AVN – ICAO: LFMV|
|Serves||Avignon / Caumont|
|Elevation AMSL||124 ft / 38 m|
Location of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region in France
|Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region|
Source: French AIP
Avignon – Provence Airport (French: Aéroport d'Avignon-Provence, IATA: AVN, ICAO: LFMV) is an airport located in the village of Montfavet, 8 kilometres (5 mi) southeast 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
|CityJet||Seasonal: London-City (begins 19 May 2017)|
|Flybe||Seasonal: Birmingham, Southampton|
Rapid bus connections to several even distant parts of Provence and into Avignon. Some require bus company to be phoned 48 hours before arrival to ensure collection. Car hire kiosk.
- LFMV – Avignon Caumont. AIP from French Service d'information aéronautique, effective 10 November 2016.
- "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.
Media related to Avignon airport at Wikimedia Commons