Situated in the heart of the Rhône-Alpes region, Grenoble-Isère Airport is an international airport complex that handles around 400,000 passengers per year. Home to a dozen airlines, Grenoble-Isère Airport operates flights across France as well as the rest of Europe. In 2002, a new terminal was opened at Grenoble-Isère Airport, which is able to handle 1,800 outbound passengers per hour. It has three departure lounges, a VIP area and the arrivals hall is split into two sections. Grenoble-Isère Airport has parking for 500 cars and 60 coaches directly in front of the terminal, all, therefore, easily accessible to passengers. The terminal has numerous services available and is designed for maximum passenger comfort. Grenoble-Isère Airport operates a bus transfer service to Grenoble’s railway station so that passengers taking skiing holidays can easily reach the region’s resorts.