BHD - George Best Belfast City Airport
|George Best Belfast City Airport
Belfast , Northern Ireland
|Telephone: +44 28 9093 9093|
|Airport Code: BHD|
Information on George Best Belfast City Airport
The airport has a single runway operation, and is situated in East Belfast which is only 3.2 kilometres (2 miles) from Belfast City Centre. The airport was formerly known as Belfast City Airport until it was renamed in memory of the famous footballer George Best in 2006.
The George Best Belfast City Airport is located on the A2 Sydenham bypass road between Belfast and Holywood, on the southern shore of Belfast Lough. Those approaching Belfast on the M1 or M2, should follow the signs to Belfast City Airport, leading to the A2 via the M3
George Best Belfast City Airport Transfers
You can get to and from Belfast George Best City Airport by a variety of methods including Private George Best Airport Transfers. With a Private Transfer you would be met in the arrivals hall by your own driver who will then take you on to your chosen destination.
George Best Belfast City Airport Car Hire
Five major companies operate from the airport. They are: Avis at George Best - Budget at George Best - Europcar at George Best - Hertz at George Best - National at George Best Airport. Check the car hire section of the website for all contact details and some other local companies not located at the airport.
George Best Belfast City Airport Arrivals
The arrivals area at George Best Belfast City Airport is located on the ground floor of the terminal building. Once through arrivals you will be in the main airport concourse for car hire and immediately in front of the building the taxi rank and bus stop. Click here for live flight arrivals information at Belfast George Best
George Best Belfast City Airport Departures
There is a newly-revamped departure lounge at Belfast George Best airport which is part of the airport's £6m refurbishment of its terminal building. The floor space of the lounge has been extended to cope with the rising number of passengers passing through the airport.
The departures area and check-in is situated on the ground floor of the airport. The check-in is immediately to your left on entrance to the airport. Once through security there is access to the first floor departures lounge and conference centre. Click here for live flight departures information at Belfast George Best
George Best Belfast City Airport Flights
To find out which destinations you can get to from Belfast George Best Airport as well as details of winter and summer charter flight operators visit our guide to George Best Airport Flights
We also provide details on flights from: Belfast George Best to Croatia - Belfast George Best to France - Belfast George Best to Germany - Belfast George Best to Italy - Belfast George Best to Netherlands - Belfast George Best to Portugal - Belfast George Best to Spain - Belfast George Best to Switzerland
George Best Belfast City Airport Taxis
There is a taxi rank directly outside the airport terminal building which is operated by the approved taxi company of the airport. The fare to the City Centre is approximately £6.00 For disabled passengers the taxis have wheelchair access.For a list of other local taxi companies check our guide to taxis at George Best Belfast City
George Best Belfast City Airport Buses
There are two services from the airport to Belfast City Centre and Londonderry where you can make connections to the rest of Northern Ireland and train connections to Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Check our buses at George Best for full details and timetables.
George Best Belfast City Airport Trains
There is no train station or rail connection at the airport. However there is a shuttle bus operating from the airport and rail halt at Sydenham twice every hour to Central and Victoria Street Stations. For more details on routes and timetables visit our guide to trains at George Best Belfast City
George Best Belfast City Airport Parking
There are two car parks at the airport and a drop off and pick up zone. The Short Stay Car Park is ideal for up to 24 hours. After this use the Main Car Park/Long Stay. Pick up and drop off must be done as quickly as possible as space is very limited. Disabled parking spaces are situated in the Short Stay Car Park. For more information visit our guide to parking at George Best
George Best Belfast City Airport Passenger Services Information
Check out our George Best Belfast City Airport passenger services information for details on currency exchange, ATMs, disabled facilities, internet access, business lounges, conference facilities and Tourist Information.
George Best Belfast City Airport Shops
Our information on shops at George Best details the facilities available at the airport and gives you times of opening hours.
George Best Belfast City Airport Bars & Restaurants
If you want a drink or snack at the airport our guide to Bars & Restaurants at Belfast George Best tells you where to find the refreshment facilities and what they serve.
George Best Belfast City Airport Weather
For full details on the weather at Belfast George Best City and the surrounding area, as well as a 5 and 10 day forecast click on the link.