La Roche sur Yon Airport

Only 10 minutes from the town centre and 5 minutes from two motorways (A83 and A87), La Roche-sur-Yon airport can accommodate aircraft of up to 70 seats. A gateway to the Atlantic coast : 10 minutes from La Roche sur Yon town centre and its business and industrial parks, 30 minutes from the seaside resorts (eg : Les Sables d’Olonne) and the main tourist attractions in the Vendée (eg : Le Puy du Fou) and 45 minutes from Nantes.
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The CCI Vendée manages the airport on behalf of La Roche sur Yon Agglomeration, which is in charge of the planning and development of the airport.


Air Traffic Service opening hours (Local Time) :

  • Monday to Friday: 09:00 - 12:30 and 14:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday to Sunday: 09:30 - 12:30 and 14:00 – 17:00
  • Possible ATS outside published SKED.
    Outside this SKED: PPR AFIS on the previous day before 12:00 or on the last working day preceding flight. 
  • Air Traffic Service (AFIS): +
  • Rescue and Fire Fighting Service (RFFS): +
  • PPR and request form to :
Qualified staff at your disposal
  • An AFIS service available in French and English open in accordance with aeronautical publications. Extension possible outside published times on request.
  • An SSLIA service up to level 5 + an animal risk prevention service available in accordance with aeronautical publications. Extension possible outside published times on request.
  • Ground assistance on request (crew and passengers)
Quality equipment
  • 1550 meter paved runway approved at night and approved for instruments.
  • 990 meter unpaved runway reserved for gliders and aircraft based.
  • Instrument procedures (GNSS) available in the 2 QFU.
  • HI lighting equipped with PCL.
  • JET A1 and AVGAS refueling.
  • 24H/24H Weather Reports (TAF-METAR)
Excellent services and facilities
  • Competitive prices
  • Simple and quick administrative formalities
  • Border Control Post (BCP)for non Schengen flights
  • Aircraft hangars (check availability)
  • Crew lounge and rest rooms/reception lounge/fully equiped meeting rooms
  • Taxis/ vehicle hire (see individual providers’ prices,  Terms and Conditions)
  • Terminal building
  • 10 000m² aircraft parking
  • Free parking for cars
  • Restaurant - Bar
Economic Development

The 127 hectare site of la Roche sur Yon airport is ideal for the implantation of future businesses linked to the aeronautical sector. Its geographical situation in the heart of the Vendée, the easy motorway access, an adjoining business and industrial park, the quality of its infrastructure and the simplified boarding procedures are major advantages for the development of your business.


The intercommunal ‘la Roche sur Yon Agglomeration’ is responsible for the planning and development of the airport (54, rue René Goscinny - 85000 La Roche sur Yon - +33 2 51 05 57 79 -

 leisure activities 

Flying club

+33 2 51 37 05 17 •


+33 2 51 05 01 91 •


+33 6 34 23 63 14 •

RC model


+33 6 07 02 33 45 •

Useful Links

Office of Tourism

Transfers, accommodation, restaurants, visits, shows, privatisation processes.., contact the group services of the Tourist Office of  La Roche sur Yon Agglomeration : 

7 Place du Marché
85000 La Roche-sur-Yon
Tél : +33 2 51 36 90 26


Real time weather

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