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Book a Private Jet to Annecy Mont Blanc Airport

Primarily used by private and corporate jets, Annecy Airport is accustomed to providing exemplary personal VIP service and is equipped with comfortable lounges and other amenities. The city of Annecy on the lake of the same name combines charming architecture with wondrous natural beauty. Only 40 kilometres away, a short jaunt from Annecy Airport to Geneva Airport connects you to numerous worldwide and European destinations. Hire a charter flight to or from Annecy easily online with JetApp’s secure online booking service.

The History of Annecy Airport

Initially operated by the French government for many years, Annecy Airport’s operation was taken over by the Département Haute Savoie in 2006 and is currently managed by Edeis. The airport serves private and business jets as well as the region’s aviation society, the Aéroclub de Haute Savoie, and is the base for the helicopter company Heli Alpe. Flights to Annecy Airport land on one of two runways depending on weight class, one of asphalt and the other a grass strip of 860 metres.

Annecy Haute Savoie Mont Blanc Airport’s Location:

Distances from Annecy Airport to:

  • Annecy city centre: approx. 6 kilometres by car
  • Annecy Castle: approx. 10 kilometres by car
  • Geneva: approx. 38 kilometres by car

Popular Destinations by Private Jet Charter from Annecy

Numerous European destinations are a short and convenient flight by private jet from Annecy. At only 40 kilometres distance, Geneva is just over the border into Switzerland. The Italian border is also close by. Destinations within France are a quick connection, with the following cities each requiring a flight of less than an hour:

A charter flight from Annecy to Paris Le Bourget (LBG) takes about an hour. The French capital’s busiest private airport is then only a further seven kilometres to the city centre. Home to luxury brands Rolex and Omega SA, nearby Geneva (GVA) is just over half an hour. A private or business flight from Annecy to Lyon Bron (LYN) takes just a few minutes more, followed by a quick 10 kilometre transfer to your meeting in the city centre. Avignon (AVN), the former Papal seat, is a 45 minutes flight from Annecy. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Avignon’s Papal Palace dominates its historic city centre and is one of Europe’s grandest and most prominent examples of medieval Gothic architecture. The blue waters and sunshine of Cannes (CEQ) and other spots on the Côte d’Azur are reached in a comfortable 50 minutes with your private jet from Annecy.

Annecy Airport offers a generous cross section of exclusive services, from a quick, private check-in counter to personal VIP assistance. Amenities and services include:

  • Expedited check-in
  • VIP lounges
  • VIP welcome and concierge services
  • Meeting rooms
  • Crew lounge
  • VIP baggage service
  • Aircraft servicing
  • Fueling
  • Hangaring
  • Limousine service
  • Helicopter service

Your charter flight to Annecy can land or take off between 5am and 10pm. Annecy Airport can be navigated by both Visual Flight Rules (VFR) and Instrumental Flight Rules (IFR). The airport’s two runways are suitable for propeller aircraft, short haul jets, and regional airplanes:

Runway Length and width Surface
04/22 1,630 m x 30 m Asphalt
04/22 860 m x 60 m Grass

Transfers to and from Annecy Airport

The unparalleled beauty of its location on "Europe’s cleanest lake" makes Annecy not only a destination in its own right, but also a popular point of departure to further holiday spots, such as the Swiss and Italian alpine resorts across the nearby border. Annecy’s city centre is a comfortable 12 minute car transfer from the airport and Geneva is just over half an hour away. Taxi, hire car, and limousine services are ideal for shorter distances while resorts farther away may be best reached by helicopter. The Italian cities of Aosta and Turin are certainly worth an excursion and each offers spectacular scenery for the journey.

Charter a Private Jet to Annecy, "Pearl of the French Alps"

France’s Auvergne Rhône Alpes region includes some of Europe’s highest peaks and thus, some of its most breath-taking scenery. Arriving at Annecy Airport, flights into the valley offer magnificent views of Lake Annecy and its surrounding mountains. Capital of the Haute Savoie department, Annecy’s position on mouth of the Thiou River and its many picturesque canals and canal side footpaths have inspired one of its nicknames, "Venice of the Alps", the other being "Pearl of the French Alps." One of the city’s landmarks, the Palais de l'Isle, perches on a small island in the main canal. The Basilica of the Visitation is a striking sight atop a hill and offers a beautiful view of the town and surrounding area.

The restored Château d'Annecy (Annecy Castle) is a prominent feature of the townscape, perched atop a hill in the city centre. Events such as the Annecy International Animated Film Festival and the Fête du lac draw much interest from tourists and locals alike. Small towns along the shores of Lake Annecy provide a charming respite from the main attractions and a boat ride on the lake in summer offers cool breezes while enjoying the mountain atmosphere.

A charter flight to Annecy is also one of the most convenient airports for onward travel to Chamonix and Mont Blanc and numerous French, Italian, and Swiss ski resorts. Hire a private jet easily online with JetApp and escape to one of the most beautiful corners of Europe.

Airport Facts

  • Airport code: LFLP / NCY
  • Surface area: 120 ha
  • Altitude: 463 m (1,519 ft) above MSL
  • Passengers per year: 50,000 (2009)
  • Aircraft types: propeller engines, short haul jets, regional aircraft
  • Runway operating hours: 5am to 10pm
  • Runways: 2 (1,630 m, 860 m)

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