Bristol Airport Essential Travel Guide

Getting to and from Bristol Airport

By Train

Bristol Temple Meads is the closest train station to Bristol Airport, and the Bristol Flyer express bus offers direct transfers to the airport every ten minutes during peak times. Bristol Parkway station offers routes to a range of UK destinations including London and Cardiff. Got to the Trainline for further information

By Bus and Coach

National Express offer coach services to and from Bristol Airport to a variety of UK destinations. Local bus services are in operation between Weston-Super-Mare and Bristol Airport, with a number of stops along the route. Call Traveline on 0871 200 2233 for further information.

By Taxi

Checker Cars provide taxi services on-site at Bristol Airport and can be contacted on 01275 475000 or by accessing the website at

By Car or Motorbike

Bristol Airport is situated eight miles south of Bristol City Centre, close to the M5 and M32 Motorways along with the A38 and A4174 roads. If you are using a satellite navigation system you are advised that the postcode is BS48 3DY.

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Bristol Airport flight information

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Disabled facilities at Bristol Airport include

Travellers with disabilities or reduced mobility requiring special help and assistance should contact the airline they are flying with 48 hours before departure to arrange aid.

Bristol Airport is easily accessible with the Pick Up/Drop Off point located immediately adjacent to the terminal. The furthest boarding gate in the terminal is only 450 meters away from the departure lounge. Wheelchair ramps are in place throughout the building and disabled toilet facilities are also available.

You are advised to call 0871 334 4444, or 01275 473670 for Minicom users, for general enquiries regarding special assistance at Bristol Airport.

Travelling with babies and young children

Infant formula, baby food and nappies can be pre-ordered and picked up after security from Superdrug, contact them 48 hours before you travel on 01275 475565 to arrange your order. Baby changing facilities are available at the airport and a number of eateries offer children's menus and highchair facilities. Childrens books and toys can be purchased in the duty free shops to keep your little ones entertained.

Airport Information

Lost Property

For lost luggage enquiries you should contact your airline, or for property lost at Bristol Airport contact +44 (0)1275 473573.

For a list of important contact numbers at Bristol Airport go to or for general enquiries call 0871 334 4444.

Changing money at the airport

Travelex provide foreign currency exchange services at Bristol Airport, and can be found both before and after security.