Nice airport is the gateway to the French Riviera, along with Cannes and La Mole for smaller aircraft. Nice airport is one of the busiest in France especially throughout the summer months when hoards of visitors pass through its gates on their way to the Monaco Grand Prix, the Cannes Film Festival, St Tropez and many other locations along the coast. For the most part private jets and helicopters are bringing visitors to their luxury villas along the coast or the superyachts moored in the harbours. During the European Summer, 50% of the global fleet of superyachts are thought to be in the Medditerranean. Nice airport consists of two main terminals, with terminal 1 handling up to 4.5 million passengers a year, and terminal 2 able to handle 8.5 million passengers a year. There is also a freight terminal dealing with 30,000 tons of freight every year. For passengers arriving into Nice by private jet, there is also a helicopter charter service on the airport running frequent helicopter shuttles to St Tropez, Cannes and Monaco. Execflyer arrange a wide range of private jet flights to Nice. For more information on private jet charter and helicopter options to Nice please contact the team at Execflyer on +44 (0)1252 416343 or email fly@execflyer.com