Coronavirus COVID 19 - Your flights from Nice

Published on 30/06/2020 at 17:07 • Updated on 22/01/2021 at 14:14

Rules for travelling to the airport

Following the new regulations in entering French territory, a negative result of a RT-PCR COVID-19 will be compulsory from Sunday 24th midnight, for all travellers arriving from a Schengen country.

International travel to France from a foreign country

(not including Andorra, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland and the Vatican City)

Any person, if they are 11 years or older, coming from a foreign country (not including Andorra, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland and the Vatican City) must present the transport company with the following before boarding:

The negative result of a ‘COVID-19 RT-PCR’ test dated less than three days before departure. If you do not have these results, you will not be allowed to board the aircraft.
Sworn statement that you do not have any symptoms of COVID-19 and that you have not come into contact with any person infected with COVID-19 in the last 14 days. This statement also states that you agree to respect a self-isolation period of 7 days after your arrival and to carry out a ‘COVID-19 RT-PCR’ test at the end of your isolation.
Sworn statement stating the reason for your travel.
One or several documents justifying the reason for your travel.
You must wear a mask both inside and outside the terminals, as well as on board the plane.


Following the announcements of the French government, a curfew will be implemented from 6pm to 6am.

If you are required to travel during these hours, do not forget to be in possession of your air travel ticket and an exceptional travel declaration for the curfew.  

Download a declaration here:

Antigen tests

Before coming to the airport and in order to get an antigen test, you can download and fill in the document below which will be sent to the test centre.

Download the form in:  French   |   English   |    Italian    |   German

The opening hours for the testing centre are as follows: Monday to Friday from 08:00 AM to 02:00 PM - closed Saturdays, Sundays and French public holidays. Passengers will be able to turn up, at the latest, 90 minutes before departure, with results being given in about 30 minutes and valid for 72 hours.Outside of these opening times, passengers can go to the Terminal 2 pharmacy for an antigen test before their journey. The pharmacie is open from 08:30 AM to 07:30 PM

Flight information 

Resumption of air traffic and the complete reopening of Terminal 2.

Flight Scheduled Program 

Due to Coronavirus COVID-19 and the restrictions implemented, flight schedules are subject to modification by airlines.
All maintained flights will be operated from Terminal 2 until further notice.
We advise passengers to make themselves aware of the restrictions in force in their country of destination, and to contact their airline before coming to the airport.

Health measures 

Mesures sanitaires

The airport has implemented a broad range of measures to reinforce health protection in its terminals and for terminal operations, with the safety of its passengers and staff as its priority:

  • a unique robot emitting ultraviolet light to eliminate viruses that are airborne or on surfaces
  • the ventilation networks in terminals will be boosted with high-performance filtration of indoor air
  • special markings indicating the social distancing to be maintained
  • made-to-measure Plexiglass partitions to protect airport staff, while enabling them continue serving and informing passengers
  • dispensers of hydro-alcoholic solution
  • it is compulsory for passengers and staff to wear a mask

More information here

Shops & Services 

C'est Noel dans les boutiques de l'aéroport

Passengers will pass through the Aelia Duty Free store to access the boarding lounge and will be able to find gourmet products.

Store openings have been confirmed to the delight of travelers :  Hermes  ,  Salvatore Ferragamo  ,  Mode Multimarques and Mode Multimarques Luxe  ,  Michael Kors  ,  The Kooples  ,  Hour Passion  ,  Dolce&Gabbana  ,  Ladurée  ,  Saveurs de Provence  .
The Pharmacy remains open in the public area, city side as well as the RELAY outlets on the city side and airside.

Food outlets are also open! Chez Jean in landside arrivals, Jamie's Deli and Lobsta, landside departure,  Bar de La Plage, Bellota-Bellota and  Joe&TheJuices in Hall A. The shops and restaurants in Hall B are currently closed.

The staff are looking forward to welcoming you in the best possible conditions and in accordance with all health protection guidelines.

Our teams are mobilized to respect the protocols in force.

VIP Lounge's team is delighted to welcome you for this holiday season with the gratest respect of health rules. The Infinity VIP Lounge is open.

The Business Center is open, offering 5 rooms in Terminal 2, 7 days a week. The rental of rooms will only be authorized within the framework of training sessions of 6 people maximum, without any catering service

Regarding VIP welcome service, the e-commerce platform is available for all your reservations.
Due to the latest government announcements, the departure VIP lounges are currently closed, some services may therefore be degraded. Thank you for your understanding.

vos boutiques sont susceptibles d’ouvrir et de fermer à des horaires inabituels
Le terminal 1 et ses commerces sont actuellement fermés

We look forward to welcoming you to our airport very soon.

Take care.

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