Air France (www.airfrance.com) is the main national carrier, and provides the most links between French cities – although it's often cheaper and faster to catch a TGV. Budget airlines (including easyJet, Flybe, Cityjet and Ryanair) serve various European destinations.
Provence has two major airports: Marseille-Provence and Nice-Côte d’Azur. The much smaller regional airports in Avignon, Nîmes and Toulon offer seasonal flights.
Avignon-Provence, 8km southeast of Avignon. Currently served by budget carriers Flybe (Southampton and Birmingham); Cityjet (London City) and VLM (Liège).
Marseille-Provence, 25km northeast of Marseille. Year-round flights around France, Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and Canada.
Nice-Côte d’Azur, 6km west of Nice. Year-round flights to most European cities, plus North Africa, the Middle East, New York and Quebec.
Nîmes 15km south of Nîmes, served by Ryanair, with current flights to London Luton, Liverpool, Brussels and Fez (in Morocco).
Toulon-Hyères, 25km east of Toulon. Daily flights to Paris, as well as seasonal routes to Rotterdam, Bournemouth, Brussels and London.