BRS - Bristol Airport
|Bristol International Airport
Bristol, BS48 3DY
|Telephone: +44 871 334 4444|
|Airport Code: BRS|
Bristol International Airport has been one of the UK's major airports in the south-west since in was opened in 1957. It has undergone major refurbishment since then and passenger numbers have steadily increased to 5.25 million passengers a year with 85,000 aircraft movements. This is mainly due to the no frills airlines EasyJet and GO Fly. .
Building work is now underway on a new £7m expansion project with passenger facilities being overhauled to enable passengers to pass through the airport more efficiently, and the number of duty free shops and restaurants in the departure area being doubled.The expansion is expected to be completed by early next year.
The Airport is approximately 8miles south of the City Centre and is easily accessible from all areas of the country via the M5, M4 and A4.
Bristol Airport Car Hire
Check our guide to car hire at Bristol for full details of these, other local companies and executive and limousine hire.
Bristol Airport Transfers
.You can get to and from Bristol Airport by a variety of methods including Private Bristol 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.
Bristol Airport Arrivals
For information on live flight arrivals at Bristol airport click here . When you are at Bristol Airport check the arrivals boards as the information is refreshed every few minutes to ensure you have access to the latest flight information.
Bristol Airport Departures
For information on live flight departures at Bristol airport click here
If you are travelling from Bristol International and your flight has been delayed you are still required to check-in at the normal time which are as follows:Charter Flights - the check-in desks open three hours prior to departure: Scheduled flights - the check-in desks open two hours prior to the departure
Bristol Airport Flights
You can fly to many destinations from Bristol Airport. Check out our Bristol Airport flights for details on airlines and holiday companies, where they fly to and their contact number. We provide details on flights from: Bristol to Cyprus - Bristol to Egypt - Bristol to France - Bristol to Italy - Bristol to Malta - Bristol to Portugal - Bristol to Spain
Bristol Airport Taxis
Checker Cars is the official taxi company operating from the Airport. They operate a 24 hour service. You can take their taxi from the taxi rank or pre-book on the details below. They also have a booking counter in the walkway that links the pick up car park with the terminal building. Read our information on Bristol Airport Taxis for more details.
Bristol Airport Buses
are several bus companies and routes operating from and to the airport
into the Bus Station at Bristol and also the National
Express coach, linking the rest of the UK, from Bristol Bus
Station Our guide
to Bristol Airport Buses gives full details of routes and timetables.
Bristol Airport Trains
nearest train station to Bristol International Airport is Bristol
Temple Meads, which is approximately seven miles away. The Bristol
International Flyer express coach service connects you from Bristol
Temple Meads to the airport every 15 at peak times. For more details visit our guide
to trains at Bristol
Bristol Airport Parking
There are several parking options at the airport. Book the one that suits your parking time. The Short Stay is ideal for up to 24 hours, but any longer than this and you should use one of the Long Stay Car Parks. They also offer a VIP meet and greet service and there are plenty of disabled car parking spaces. Check our guide to Bristol Airport Parking for full details.
Bristol Airport Passenger Services Information
Read our Bristol Airport passenger services information for details on disabled facilities, the executive lounge, internet access, pet travel and where you can change your money at Bristol Airport.
Bristol Airport Shops
There are a limited number of retail outlets at Bristol Airport but you can purchase most last minute items for your journey and there is a duty free shop. Click here to find out more about Bristol Airport shops.
Bristol Airport Bars and Restaurants
To find out where to get something to eat and drink at Bristol Airport from snacks and burgers to something more substantial visit our guide to bars and restaurants at Bristol
Bristol Airport Lost Luggage & Left Luggage Storage
There is no Lost Property Desk at the Airport, so you should contact the Information Desk which is on the ground floor to the right of the check-in desks.
If your luggage goes missing during transit (after check-in to collecting in arrivals), you will need to contact the airline you are travelling with. Contact details of all airlines can be found on the flights page of this website. Make sure you have this number with you when you are travelling.
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