Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport is a very useful entry point for holidays in the Eastern Pyrenees and the beach holiday resorts stretching south towards the Costa Brava in Spain. There are excellent transport connections throughout south-east France and easy access to the scenic Languedoc-Roussillon region. The airport is just 4km from Perpignan. There is one terminal building and a handful of flights every day. Passing through arrivals and departures is fast and hassle-free. There is a single bar/restaurant and a tobacconist/newsagent.
Most direct flights from the UK are seasonal. Routes may operate from May to September or only during the peak summer months of July and August. The lowest fares are usually with low-cost airline Ryanair. They currently operate seasonal flights from London Stansted. Flybe operates flights from Birmingham and Southampton. These may be indirect. Quite expensive indirect flights are available from UK regional airports with airlines like Air France, KLM and flybe.
Avenue Maurice Bellonte
Tel : +33 4 68 52 60 70
Bus number 7 heads into the centre of the city. Buses run every 30 minutes Monday to Saturday. A much more infrequent service on Sundays. Get off at Place de Catalogne for line 2 connection with Perpignan train and bus stations.
Direct flights with Ryanair. Usually summer season only.
Departure Airport: London Stansted