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Flights to Ajaccio

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Ajaccio is the capital city of Corsica, a large island off the coast of mainland France in the Mediterranean Sea. The city itself is located on the southwestern coast of the island. Ajaccio offers a mix of history and beautiful scenery. Visitors can enjoy relaxing on the beaches, exploring the citadel, which is a 16th-century fortress, or learning about Napoleon Bonaparte, who was born in Ajaccio. The city has a mild Mediterranean climate with warm, dry summers and cool, wet winters.

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Airports near Ajaccio

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Ajaccio, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Ajaccio becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Ajaccio-Napoleon Bonaparte Airport

This is the closest international airport to Ajaccio, located just 5 kilometres east of the city centre. It offers direct flights to several major European cities, including Paris, Marseille, Nice, and Geneva.

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Bastia-Poretta Airport

Located approximately 150 kilometres northeast of Ajaccio, this regional airport is another option for travellers. It offers flights to various destinations in France, Italy, and other European countries. From Bastia, you can either rent a car or take a connecting flight to Ajaccio.

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Figari-Sud Corse Airport

Situated around 120 kilometres southeast of Ajaccio, this regional airport is another convenient option. It serves as a gateway to southern Corsica and offers flights to several European cities, including Paris, Lyon, Brussels, and London.

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Calvi-Sainte-Catherine Airport

Located approximately 150 kilometres northwest of Ajaccio, this regional airport is another possibility for travellers. It offers flights to various destinations in France and Europe. From Calvi, you can either rent a car or take a connecting flight to Ajaccio.

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Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Ajaccio offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Ajaccio

Discovering the many attractions of Ajaccio can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

Maison Bonaparte

This historic house was the birthplace of Napoleon Bonaparte in 1769. Today, it's a museum that displays family heirlooms, furniture, and paintings that offer a glimpse into the life of the famous emperor and his family. You can also see the very room where Napoleon was born.

Cathédrale Notre-Dame

This baroque cathedral is located in the heart of Ajaccio's old town. It was built in the 16th-century and is the church where Napoleon was baptized. The cathedral contains beautiful works of art, including paintings by Delacroix and Tintoretto. The cathedral has a grand pipe organ and a lovely bell tower that offers panoramic views of the city.

Îles Sanguinaires

These scenic islands, also known as the Sanguinary Islands, are located west of Ajaccio. They are a popular destination for boat trips and offer stunning views of the coastline. The islands are named for the reddish colour of the rocks at sunset. Visitors can enjoy hiking, swimming, and exploring the islands' unique flora and fauna.

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