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Carpiquet Airport

Carpiquet Airport in Caen facilitates domestic air travel and connects the major cities of France that are operated to and from this airport. Though it is a small airport it offers all that is desired of any other airport. There are various flights to Caen that operate from this particular airport. Caen being one of the most sought after places in France, this airport plays a key role in helping the various tourists to reach Caen for business and vacation purpose.

Carpiquet Airport in Caen, France has a modern design and is thoroughly maintained by the airport authority which is CCI de Caen. Located at a distance of 6 km to the west of Caen, it is in Basse-Normandie région of France. The IATA code of this airport is CFR and ICAO code is LFKR. The elevation at which it is located above the mean sea level is 256 feet. Air France is the main airline that uses Carpiquet Airport and connects two important cities of France. The airport’s coordinates give its precise location on earth. They are are:
49°10' 24? N 000°27' 00? W

The airport offers the necessary facilities for the passengers that include the eateries and cafes serving delicious dishes in the French cuisine. The tourists dropping in to Caen can also get the necessary information regarding the various places of sightseeing and accommodation as there is an information desk meant for the assistance of the tourists.

With its numerous museums and architectural wonders that are simply mind blowing, Caen must be visited by the tourist if he plans to travel to France. There are several antique shops from where you can buy several antique items. The churches and forts are also some of the other attractions that should not be missed out by the tourists.

Carpiquet Airport offers a quick access to the various places of tourist interest and accommodations that are located in the close vicinity. It can be reached from any corner of the city with ease.