Aéroport de MontpellierMéditerranée
|Operator||S.A Aéroport de Montpellier Méditerranée|
|Elevation AMSL||17 ft / 5 m|
Location of Languedoc-Roussillon region in France
Source: French AIP
MontpellierMéditerranée Airport or Aéroport de MontpellierMéditerranée (IATA: MPL, ICAO: LFMT), also known as Fréjorgues Airport, is an airport in southern France. It is located 7 km (4 nautical miles) east-southeast of Montpellier in Mauguio, in the Hérault department of the Languedoc-Roussillon region in France. The airport opened in 1946, 8 years after the first flight to the area.
The airport carries the 10th largest number of passengers in France (over 1.18 million in 2010). A campus of the École nationale de l'aviation civile (French civil aviation university) is also located at the airport.
The airport resides at an elevation of 17 feet (5 m) above mean sea level. It has two asphalt paved runways: 13L/31R is 2,600 by 50 metres (8,530 ft × 164 ft) and 13R/31L is 1,100 by 30 metres (3,609 ft × 98 ft).
|Aer Lingus||Seasonal: Dublin|
|Air Algérie|| Algiers |
|Air Arabia Maroc||Casablanca, Marrakesh, Fes, Nador, Tangier|
|ASL Airlines France|| ParisCharles de Gaulle|
|Air France|| Algiers, Amsterdam, ParisCharles de Gaulle|
|British Airways||Seasonal: LondonHeathrow (resumes 11 July 2019)|
|easyJet|| Basel/Mulhouse, London Gatwick |
Seasonal: BerlinTegel, Bristol (begins 2 June 2019), LondonLuton
|Norwegian Air Shuttle||Seasonal: Copenhagen, StockholmArlanda |
|Royal Air Maroc||Casablanca|
|Ryanair||Charleroi (ends 30 March 2019)|
|Scandinavian Airlines||Seasonal: Copenhagen|
|Volotea|| Brest, Lille, Nantes, Strasbourg |
Seasonal: Ajaccio, Bastia, Munich
|Atlantic Airlines||Bastia, Coventry, ParisCharles de Gaulle|
Montpellier Airport's quarterly magazine, Airlife, began publication in 2016. Published by Lysagora Media, the magazine has articles on travel, design, lifestyle and leisure as well as information about the airport and its flight schedules.
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