Toulon–Hyères Airport (French: Aéroport de Toulon – Hyères , IATA : TLN , ICAO : LFTH ) is an airport serving Toulon , a commune in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in France. The airport is located 3 kilometres southeast of Hyères , and 19 kilometres east of Toulon. It is also known as Hyères Le Palyvestre Airport . In 2010, the airport served 502,974 passengers. The airport opened in 1966. The airport resides at an elevation of 13 feet (4 m) above mean sea level . It has two paved runways : 05/23 measures 2,120 by 45 metres (6,955 ft × 148 ft) and 13/31 is 1,902 by 46 metres (6,240 ft × 151 ft). This airport is shared with the French Naval Aviation (Aéronautique navale), as Hyeres Naval Air Base (la base d'aviation navale d'Hyères). Several squadrons of helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft are based on the south-western side of the airport.