The Airport

Located between Cogolin and La Mole, Saint-Tropez International Airport plays an active role in ensuring the accessibility of this peninsula, which would be difficult to reach using conventional land transport. Every year, the airport welcomes 4,000 aircraft, amounting to 8,000 flights for Several thousands passengers, with a 85 to 90% occupancy rate over the Easter period leading to the “Voiles de Saint-Tropez” regatta.

Located at the entrance of the Gulf and 15 kilometres from Saint-Tropez, the airport is ideal for business aviation. Elegant premises, a personalised service and highly attentive staff when it comes to hospitality and providing assistance to passengers and cabin crews.

Surrounded by a beautiful, leafy environment, the airport, very well integrated into the landscape, is in a neo-Provençal style and offers a range of both modern and high performance technologies.

Including a control tower specially designed to meet today’s aviation requirements, the airport is open 7 days a week, 365 days a year and serves the resorts of the Corniche des Maures, from Le Lavandou to Saint-Tropez.

History

The Environment

Safety

Flight safety is our top priority.

Our staff fulfils the Service de Sauvetage et de Lutte Contre l’Incendie des Aéronefs (SSLIA) [Air Travel Life-saving and Fire-fighting Service], which employs experienced fire fighters. They have all been specially trained as aerodrome fire-fighters and are required to update their qualifications every three years.

Limitation des nuisances sonores

With the aim of limiting the noise pollutions on the airport of the gulf of Saint-Tropez, trajectories helicopters are recommended for the arrivals and the departures.

Trajectories helicopters are also different from trajectories planes with the aim of assuring(insuring) their separation and thus the safety(security) of the passengers.

Reduction of the noise pollutions also takes place by the modification of the circuit track to avoid the maximum the houses of the mole.

Guide Aéroport de Saint-Tropez 2020