About The Airport
Brest Bretagne airport handles nearly one million annual passengers. Total traffic increased by a spectacular 25% over the last three years.
BES is the leading airport in Brittany, which is ranked number 7 out of 21 regions in France for both population and GDP. Indeed 2 million people live inside the airport's catchment area. Brittany is also one of the most attractive regions in France for tourism, and welcomes more than 10 million visitors a year.
Brest Bretagne is connected to 39 airports, 19 of which by scheduled services and 20 of which by charter flights. Brest is served by 9 scheduled airlines, including 4 low cost carriers.
With only two international markets served by scheduled flights (Great Britain and Ireland), Brest Bretagne offers plenty of opportunities on some other makets like Benelux, Germany, Scandinavia, Spain and Italy in particular.